Overview

About Our Job
This is an on-call position which will work no more than 39 hours per week and is not eligible for benefits. On-call positions may have routine or variable work schedule.

Denver Parks & Recreation is looking for tennis enthusiasts who are passionate about grassroots tennis to join the team. Instruction is based on group tennis lessons focused on providing the highest quality of service for the residents of the City & County of Denver. Utilizing a variety of tennis courts and recreation centers throughout the metro Denver area, offering thousands of participants the experience of a lifetime! Find more information about our full lineup of seasonal sports at http://www.denveryouthsports.org/

Tennis Assistants:

Help facilitate tennis programs and activities at courts throughout Denver for spring, summer and fall

Assistant in youth tennis lessons, coaching a junior tennis team and other types of events

Individuals will participate in youth tennis instruction such as in skills clinics, camps and/or other types of tennis activities

Participate in additional opportunities such as helping at tournaments and supporting pickleball programs

Motivate participants through encouragement and positive language

Assist with program set up and breakdown as well as additional equipment maintenance tasks

Tennis Assistants begin the season with a Coaches Workshop that provides our coaches with expanded information on tennis instruction and prepares Tennis Professionals for individual and group lesson planning as well as season expectations.

About You
Our ideal candidate will have:

Experience in playing tennis at an intermediate competitive level or higher

Three (3) to six (6) months of experience instructing tennis preferred

Willingness to learn and take direction

Flexible schedule and punctuality

Current CPR/First Aid Certifications

Tagged as: Instruction and Guiding

Qualifications:

We realize your time is valuable, so please do not apply unless you do not have at least the following required minimum qualifications

Education: None

Experience: None

Licensures/Certification(s): Must be at least 14 years of age at time of application. Requires certification in CPR/First Aid within 6 months of hire. Licenses and certifications must be kept current as a condition of employment

Equivalency: None

About City and County of Denver

The secret is out: Denver is the nation's top place to live, work, and play. Being the best place to live isn't easy; maintaining such a reputation means we need the best people working for the residents of Denver. People who want to make a difference; people who want to give back; people who want to be at the heart of this city and have a hand in creating our future. When you join us, you will employ your unique skills to do important and meaningful work critical to the success of both your organization and the city as a whole. Be a part of the city that you love. #WhereDenverWorks

Application Instructions

Please apply at: https://denver.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/CCD-denver-denvergov-CSC_Jobs-Civil_service_jobs-Police_Jobs-Fire_Jobs/job/Denver/Tennis-Assistant---Denver-Parks-and-Recreation_R0044829