Smith Stearns Tennis Academy is looking for a full-time high-performance tennis academy coach to focus on junior player development and teach all levels of junior players including state, sectionally, nationally, and internationally ranked juniors. The Academy is within one of the top-rated resorts in the country, The Sea Pines Resort on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina.
Primary responsibilities are to focus on goal-oriented junior players in both the academy and private lessons. Some tournament travel and a firm understanding of the Junior USTA Competition guidelines are key elements to this position.
Ideal candidates must have an accomplished tennis background, strong interpersonal skills, and function well within a team environment. Experience coaching highly ranked juniors, collegiate players, or professionals is also preferred.
Highly competitive compensation will be based on experience.
Interested candidates, please send a cover letter, resume, and references to firstname.lastname@example.org or call (843) 363-4789.
About Smith Stearns
Led by Stan Smith, former Wimbledon and U.S. Open Champion and number-one player in the world, and B.J. Stearns, former top nationally and internationally ranked player and Academy Director, the Smith Stearns Tennis Academy is uniquely designed for individual junior tennis player development. The Smith Stearns Academy is located within one of the top-rated resorts in the country, The Sea Pines Resort on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina.
The Academy was founded in 2002 to help prepare junior tennis athletes for the highest level of competition possible in both collegiate and professional tennis. We promote a family atmosphere of intense training, camaraderie, and fun. The Smith Stearns approach speaks for itself as we have developed numerous state, sectional, national, and international tennis champions over the years, as well as having one of the strongest collegiate placement programs in the country.