Under the supervision of the Aquaplex Coordinator, the Tennis Instructor is responsible for teaching the Beginning Tennis courses for the School of Exercise and Nutritional Sciences (ENS) and Aztec Recreation. This position will be required to instruct participants during the set course times on the foundations of tennis, therefore previous tennis instruction or tennis coaching experience is required. Instruction will occur at the SDSU Tennis Center, adjacent to the Aztec Aquaplex. This position helps to ensure the diverse instructional needs of the San Diego State University students and Aztec Recreation members are met while emphasizing a safe, positive, and educational environment while enforcing the Aztec Aquaplex guidelines.
1. Beginning Tennis Responsibilities: a. Instruct registered participants in the sport of tennis b. Develop and implementing lesson plans, syllabi, and learning outcomes c. Inspect program environment and equipment to insure safety; Act as first responder in class emergencies according to established procedures and certification training d. Complete administrative tasks such as skill assessment of participants, attendance sheets, class evaluations and grade submission e. Provide make-up sessions as required f. Collaborate with Aztec Recreation to market assigned courses g. Ensure customer service standards are met; respond to physical, virtual, and verbal comment cards in a timely manner h. Ensure all class cancellations are communicated promptly by contacting all participants/professional staff along with posting notifications i. Other duties assigned by Supervisor 2. Administrative Responsibilities: a. Utilize Google Email and Calendar; Utilize SDSU Blackboard system for course assignments and grading b. Create reports/presentations utilizing Windows XP, Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint as required/needed c. Compose memorandums/letters as needed d. Complete tasks as assigned/required
Position is supervised by Aztec Aquaplex Coordinator. Further interactions may include other full-time staff within Aztec Recreation, including, but not limited to the Recreation Director, Associate Director of Member Services & Facilities, Aquaplex Manager, Building Services, Aquaplex part-time staff, SDSU Athletic coaches and staff, photographers, and videographers.).
Interpersonal Skills and Teamwork
Quality and Accuracy
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While working indoors, the lighting and temperature are adequate, and there are no hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by dust, etc. Work is generally performed within an office environment, with standard office equipment available. Possible exposure to distracting/uncomfortable noise levels may require hearing protection to be worn when performing duties
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Physical requirements include but are not limited to: walking, walking over rough or uneven surfaces, bending, stooping, climbing, and working in confined space, lifting, pushing, pulling and carrying loads. Depending on job tasks, physical demands may require standing and walking for extended lengths of time and may require lifting, pushing, pulling, moving and carrying items up to 50 pounds (unassisted) and 75 pounds (with assistance), and using ladders.
Part-time, approximately 10 hours per week. Starting Rate: Range I - $20.00 per hr (Based on qualifications and experience)