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School Development Coordinator

Tennis Australia

  • Sydney New South Wales Australia
  • Full Time
Closing 3 Apr 2019
Applications 0


Reporting to the Head of Participation, you will be responsible for contributing to increasing registered players and work towards our goal of ONE million connected Australians. You will engage, support, train, educate and develop relationships with key stakeholders and will ensure schools are provided with opportunities to access programs, professional learning and competition structures to create a tennis culture at the school.
As a School Development Coordinator, you will support our team in the following areas:

  • Foster relationships and provide ongoing support to Schools
  • Drive primary school competitions and work with Participation leaders to link school competitions to Hot Shots Leagues
  • Support conferences & events such as ACHPER and Peak, to drive awareness of programs
  • Support professional learning and education - provide support to education managers with the implementation of teacher training and workshops
  • Work closely with the team to engage and support connections between schools, clubs and coaches

To be successful in this role, you will bring the following:

  • A knowledge and understanding of the Australian school sector and relevant state sporting associations (including the Tennis Industry)
  • Strong presentation and communication skills in both one-on-one and public speaking situations
  • High level interpersonal skills and communication skills with people from a wide range of backgrounds, face to face, by telephone and in written reports and general correspondence
  • Demonstrated ability to plan and implement projects ensuring deadlines are met

Essential Requirements

  • National Police Check
  • Working with children check
  • Tertiary qualification in education, teaching or sports management

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To Apply
If you think you’re up to the challenge, we’d love to hear from you! For more information and a copy of the position description, please click here. Please submit your resume and cover letter via our online application system. Please note, only applications submitted through our system will be considered. 
Applications Close Wednesday, 3rd April 2019 at 11:00pm (AEDT)
Tennis Australia is committed to providing a safe environment for all tennis participants, including children and young people. It is essential everyone involved with delivering tennis in Australia understands their responsibility in relation to child-safety.

At Tennis, we embrace differences in gender, age, ethnicity, race, cultural background, disability, religion and sexual orientation. Tennis encourages all suitable applicants to apply for this role

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