Youth Tennis Instructor - Naticook Day Camp / Merrimack Parks & Recreation


Job Description

JOB SUMMARY: Under the direction and supervision of Director of Parks & Recreation, the Youth Tennis Instructor is responsible for planning, designing and instructing Tennis Lessons for the Merrimack community.

SUPERVISION RECEIVED: Works under the general supervision of the Parks & Recreation Director

• Develop, plan and lead the Tennis Lesson Program
• Develop different projects that will fit into allotted time period
• Assist in conducting initial and end-of-season inventory, storing, and keeping equipment in good condition.
• Assist in teaching staff their responsibilities in activity during staff training
• Conduct daily check of facilities and equipment in program area for safety, cleanliness and good repair
• Submit orders for equipment and supplies when needed
• Teach and monitor proper use of equipment
• Assist in packing all materials and supplies at end of the season
• Evaluate current season and make recommendations for following season
• Other duties may be assigned and required .

• Enthusiastic teacher with demonstrated knowledge of tennis
• Ability to create lesson plans for a wide age range of children
• Desire and ability to work with children outdoors
• Good character, integrity, and adaptability
• Enthusiasm, sense of humor, patience, and self-control
• Abilities to observe behavior, assess its appropriateness, enforce appropriate safety regulations and emergency procedures, and apply appropriate behavior-management techniques.
• Visual and auditory ability to identify and respond to environmental and other hazards related to the activity.
• Ability to work with different age and skill levels.

Apply by: March 5 2019


Camp/Organization: Naticook Day Camp / Merrimack Parks & Recreation (ACA Accredited)

Location: Merrimack, NH

Type of Position: Program Head

Time Frame: Seasonal

Salary: $9.00 - $11.56/hr


• Successful candidate must have at least 2 years of previous teaching experience.
• Current First Aid and CPR Certification or willing to obtain.


• Tennis Pro Certification is preferred
• Certificate of Completion of a USTA Recreational Coaches Workshop advantageous.
• Applicants must be at least 16 years of age.

Additional Information

Position is flexible in nature and can be full time or part time.


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Matt Casparius

116 Naticook Road
Merrimack, New Hampshire 03054