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Apprenticeships & Pre-Apprenticeships

Location: London, W14 9EQ

Weekly Wage: £288.00

Working Week: Days and shifts to be confirmed. 

Total hours per week: 37.5

Duration: 78 Weeks

Positions: 3 available

Possible Start Date: 4th January 2021

We are looking to recruit Apprentice Real Tennis Professionals to work across various locations throughout the UK. You will be trained to play our sport whilst learning the trade of a Real Tennis professional, supported by the IiP (Investing Professionals) education programme.

Duties and responsibilities will include:

  • To develop the skills required to be an expert in the game and ultimately competing to the best attainable level
  • To become proficient in the day to day activities of a professional working in a club environment
  • To embark on a structured training programme which will provide key skills, personal and professional development applicable to inside and outside Real Tennis
  • Understanding the needs of a Real Tennis Club and its membership
  • Working to the agreed objectives of the club committee
  • Responding to members enquiries and questions
  • Dealing with enquiries from potential new members
  • Racket stringing and tennis ball construction
  • Providing Lessons to players with a wide range of ability
  • Development and advancement of Real Tennis playing/competition skills
  • Participation in regular play, competitions including local, national and international
  • Development of professional marking skills
  • Management of databases and website (not designing or creating)
  • Basic club financial management
  • Marketing and communication, particularly use of social media
  • An understanding of Stock management
  • Club competition design and organisation

About the Employer

The Tennis and Rackets Association Ltd. (T&RA) is the governing body in the UK for the sports of Real Tennis and Rackets. It is a charitable body. It supports Real Tennis and Rackets clubs in the UK.

To apply for this role please click here.

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