can apply? –
Junior players in the M.T.A who are between 12 and 18 years
old, are passionate about tennis and improving themselves
What is involved? –
The M.T.A Tennis Apprenticeship scheme is FREE and takes
6 months (18 coaching weeks) to complete.
They will learn that people thrive in a purposeful, stimulating
and fun environment.
All Apprentices will be allocated a main coach to be their
individual mentor throughout the scheme.
Apprentices will assist coaches with lessons for an agreed
number of hours per week (minimum 3 hours per week)
They will be taught how to run a tournament for Adults
Apprentices will be expected to act as a manager of a
Mini Tennis team in 3 matches/tournaments during the 6
Every 3 – 4 weeks each Apprentice will have a one
to one feedback meeting with their mentor which parents
are invited to.
An Individual review will be given at the end of the 6
All Apprentices will be CRB checked and complete a first
What is expected of the Apprentice throughout the training?
Exceptional enthusiasm and positive attitude
Smile and laugh loads
To be a role model to all Juniors at the club on and off
On completion, successful apprentices will be given a certificate
and the opportunity to continue working as part of the coaching
Apprenticeship scheme adapted from an idea by Tom Carlton,
Polo Farm Club.
Download an application form here.
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