Position: Tennis DirectorLocation: Slidell, LA
Company: Cross Gates Family FitnessAbout Us:
Cross Gates Family Fitness is a Top 50 health and fitness club dedicated to providing exceptional experiences for our members and their families. With a strong focus on community and well-being, we are committed to promoting an active lifestyle in a welcoming environment. For Over 40 years, Cross Gates Family Fitness has been a huge part of helping people of all ages enjoy the sport they love in Tennis. Our tennis courts are at our Military Rd. Club that boasts a 10 acre campus. We have 8 beautifully manicured hard courts, and 8 dedicated pickleball courts, and multiple viewing decks to host social events. In addition to Tennis, we offer racquetball, sport training, world class fitness centers, luxurious locker rooms, a spa, full service cafe, indoor basketball courts, and a full suite of rooms for child care.Job Description:
We are seeking an enthusiastic and experienced Tennis Director to lead our tennis program. The ideal candidate will have a passion for tennis, a strong background in working with junior players, and a drive to create opportunities for growth and development. This person will be responsible for all club events, leagues, sponsorships, budgets, and community outreach.Responsibilities:
Develop and oversee a comprehensive adult, junior, and future players tennis program, catering to various age groups and skill levels.
Provide high-quality instruction and coaching to adults, junior, and future players, emphasizing skill development, sportsmanship, and a love for the game.
Organize and manage adult, junior tournaments, leagues, and events to foster a sense of community and competition.
Collaborate with other tennis professionals and staff to ensure a seamless and cohesive tennis experience for all members.
Stay up-to-date with industry trends and best practices in junior tennis coaching and program development.
USPTA or PTR certification preferred.
Proven experience in coaching adult, junior, and future tennis players.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
Organized and detail-oriented with the ability to manage multiple tasks.
Passion for creating a positive and inclusive tennis environment.
The salary and commission is competitive and in line with the income for a Tennis Director in the Southeast USA.Benefits: Full Time
How to Apply:
Vacation Time (90 day waiting period) (3) Personal Days after year of employment
Free Family Club Membership
15% discount on club products and services
Medical, dental, and vision insurance
401(k) retirement plan
Professional development opportunities
Positive and supportive work environment
Interested candidates should submit their resume and a brief cover letter outlining their relevant experience below or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cross Gates Family Fitness is an equal opportunity employer.