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Tennis Instructors - Temporary Positions - Summer Jobs

Posted On 04/24/15
Closes On 05/20/15

$9.00 - $12.50/hr.  Apply by May 20, 2015.

Todd Martin Youth Leadership is looking for individual(s) to provide tennis instruction, deliver leadership and life skills activities, and chaperone field trips.


Program Dates:  June 15 to August 14, 2015.   No program June 29 - July 3, 2015.

The focus of this program is to provide tennis instruction to a diverse group of students ages 6 - 18 while providing them with the tools necessary to be successful in school and community through leadership and life skills development. This program uses tennis as a means to introduce young people to the skills they will need to stay in school, graduate from high school, go on to post secondary education and ultimately to become successful citizens in their community.

Applicants must :

1.Provide tennis instruction in a positive, fun environment with as much individual attention as possible.
2.Model and provide development of life skills and leadership for all participants.
3.Be aware of opportunities for mentoring/modeling and provide mentoring to participants when needed.
4.Carry out leadership/life skills activities for the 9 - 11 am sessions and engage participants of the 12 - 2 pm session with leadership speakers and program.
5.Provide assistance/leadership on all field trips for the duration of the field trip and be personally responsible for participants as assigned by program directors.
6.Assist with set up of program before sessions begin and equipment storage and cleanup following sessions.
7.Gain a sense of empowerment to be leaders at all times.
8.Model and act with respect towards all participants, fellow staff and TMDF equipment and supplies.

Job Hours
1.Monday to Thursday 8:30 am to 2:30 pm or until site has storage of equipment and cleanup accomplished.

2.Friday, 1/2 hour before departure time for field trip until dismissal by program/site director upon return.

3.Once a week from 2:30 - 4:00 for staff meeting

Pay Scale depends on the experience and education of the applicant.

Apply online or submit an employment application by the deadline date. You may also complete you application at the Career Center located on the First Floor of City Hall at 124 W. Michigan Avenue, Lansing, MI 48933.

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