Head Tennis Professional [Michigan]





Responsible for group and private tennis instruction to all customer groups, working with the Manager to grow the program and assisting with the program administration.  She/he will maintain impeccable teaching standards including both on and off court activities.


– Responsible for providing group and private lesson instruction for all ages 3 and up.
– Have a working knowledge of the company operational software and be able to navigate it effectively.
– Assist with handling and troubleshooting any member concerns and billing issues.
– Work a minimum of eight (8) hours per week in an administrative capacity, assisting the Tennis Manager, as needed.
– Maintain accurate and up-to-date records on all students and classes that are assigned. 
– Maintain accurate attendance and class sign-up books and registration forms.
– Utilize scheduling program to book and re-book clients.
– Utilize commission/payroll system to ensure commissions are paid accurately and on time.
– Responsible for cultivating new/existing member business through presentations, cold calls to past participants, and community awareness.
– Promote, develop and “grow the game” in the area.
– Invite a minimum of 8 people per month to participate in up-coming league/class or social activities.
– Assist management in organizing and executing social and competitive tennis events for both juniors and adults.
– Assist management in organizing and executing USTA or in-house tournaments.
– Ability to work with Tennis Manager in long term development of schools programs.
– Assists members by answering all questions courteously and in a timely fashion.
-Immediately notify supervisor of problems or potential problems as they arise. 
– Available to instruct a minimum of 30 hours per week.
– Report all weekly critical numbers to Tennis Manager.
– Attend and participate in regular Service Game training sessions as directed by supervisor.
– Maintain a neat and professional personal appearance, by wearing the MVP Sports Clubs uniform (see uniform matrix) and name badge.
– Other duties as assigned.


– USTA member.
– USPTA or USPTR certification as Professional or higher.        In the event that a pro is hired without these certifications, he or she will be required to attain it within 6 months of hire date. 
– Minimum of three to four years of college education.
– Involvement with USTA and local/state tennis organizations.
– CPR and first aid certification in infants, children and adults. Can obtain after hire.
– Must have proven ability to develop, grow and market new and innovative programming for adults and children alike.
– Minimum of 3 years teaching experience.
– College playing experience preferred at NCAA DIV I, II or III level.
– Customer Service Skills required.
– Excellent organizational skills.
– Ability to manage multiple tasks.
– Must be able to work extra hours, weekends, and holidays if needed.
– Proven track record of accountability and integrity.
– Familiar with various teaching tools needed to carry out principle responsibilities.
– Ability to play and teach tennis requiring standing, running, directional movements, swinging of racquet and holding of multiple tennis balls for at least 8 hours straight per day.
– Physical Requirements: Bend, stoop, crouch, climb, stand, sit and turn/pivot; lift/lower, push, pull and carry up to 40 lbs; perform office tasks using simple hand grasping, fine hand manipulation and reach associated with assigned tasks such as paperwork, typing, and/or word processing, filing, calculating and use of telephone; see, hear, and speak with sufficient capability to perform assigned tasks and maintain proper job safety conditions.

Job Summary

MVP Sportsplex


Grand Rapids, MI


October 7, 2021


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Contact Phone Number: 6165756224 Contact Email: ngillespie@mvpsportsclubs.com

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