Director of Tennis opportunity at the legendary Ponte Vedra Inn & Club. Come, join our award winning team!
Our AAA Five Diamond Resort is seeking a Director of Tennis to join our team at the award winning Racquet Club! Ponte Vedra Beach Resorts is looking for a seasoned Tennis Professional to oversee Racquet Club operations, ensure both member and resort guest satisfaction as well as manage front desk staff, teaching professionals, facilities and tennis shop.
Candidate should have a college degree or equivalent, some business, fitness, and communication skills preferable. Must be able to read, write, speak, follow and give written and/or oral directions in English.
TRAINING & EXPERIENCE :
Three years experience as Tennis Director or five years as the Head Professional. Must be a National caliber ranked tennis player still active at local, state, and national level. Must be a USPTA or USPTR certified at the highest level.
JOB KNOWLEDGE :
Working knowledge of all types of tennis programming, running local, state, and national tennis tournaments. Be able to set up front desk, teaching pro, and maintenance working schedules. Able to supply, sell, and market all aspects of tennis shop, understand and implement water schedules, tennis camps, drills, and all manner of social events. Professional skills in dealing with members required.
JOB SUMMARY :
Directs all aspects of the Racquet Club maintaining exceptional member relations, the highest quality standards, maximizing sales and profits.
PHYSICAL ABILITIES :
Must be physically fit, be able to play tennis at a very high standard and teach tennis in periods up to 8 hours a day. Be able to stand in various weather conditions.
DUTIES AND FUNCTIONS INCLUDE :
Paid Vacations/Holidays/Sick Time
Drug free workplace - EOE
Compensation: Salary commensurate with experience
Offering 250 luxurious rooms and suites, premier golf and tennis programs and an indulgent spa, Ponte Vedra Inn & Club has been the seaside destination of choice for four generations of guests. A Florida landmark since opening in 1928, the charming 300-acre resort is located in the picturesque seaside village of Ponte Vedra Beach, just 20 miles southeast of Jacksonville.
The Inn is celebrated as one of the great Florida resorts — a refuge for recreation, relaxation, romance and reflection; a family vacation favorite; and, a premier year-round option for weddings, social events, business meetings, corporate retreats and incentive outings.
Just the mere mention of the Ponte Vedra Inn & Club conjures up images of quiet opulence, stateliness and history. A Florida landmark since its celebrated opening in 1928, this 300 acre oceanfront club is a perfect refuge where world-class recreation, classic cuisine and organized activities abound. It’s here that four generations of members have delighted in the Ponte Vedra experience where social grace and casual elegance are more a way of life than a slogan.