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Participation Development Partner (South and South West)

  • Location: South West
  • Organisation: LTA
  • Salary: Up to £30k pa dependant on experience, plus excellent benefits
  • Closing Date: 30 June 2021 | Coaching & Sports Development

Our vision is to open tennis up. And we need the most innovative and ambitious people to help us get there. Because when we come together, we support the ambitions of people across the country through a sport that truly is for everyone.

Our Participation team are on a mission to grow tennis by making it relevant, accessible, welcoming, and enjoyable to all. They deliver the participation strategy across the tennis landscape.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Participation Development Partner to join our team in the South and South West region; this is a mobile role mainly covering Hampshire and Dorset. Ideally, we are seeking a candidate that is based within/close to one of these two counties to facilitate regular venue engagement.

This role is a great opportunity for an outstanding sport development professional to play a part in helping the LTA achieve its vision of ‘tennis opened up’ through our work to make tennis relevant, accessible, welcoming, and enjoyable for all and to help us to ensure it is a sport that anyone can play, no matter their age, gender, background, or ability.

The Participation Development Partner is responsible for delivering the participation strategy across the tennis landscape at a regional and county level; leading the deployment and delivery of strategies and plans to the grass roots of the sport across the club, county and volunteer network, park, community tennis and education venues.

This role requires expert planning, communication, and collaboration with the need to engage and influence multiple partners to ultimately drive adult and junior participation growth.

In line with our values, we are looking for a talented and driven individual who can bring teamwork, passion, integrity, and excellence to this role. If this is you and you want to join our journey to open up tennis in Britain, we look forward to receiving your application.

To find out more about the role, please review the full job description and apply with your CV and Covering Letter. We look forward to reviewing your application.

The closing date for applications is midnight on Wednesday 30 June 2021. Interviews are expected to be held on Thursday 15 / Friday 16 July 2021.

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