Tennis Instructor | Recreational Services
The University of Iowa

Location:         Hawkeye Tennis & Recreation Complex (HTRC)

Supervisor:      Tennis Coordinator

Rate of Pay:     Starting at $10.00/hour group lessons and $15.00/private lessons


Teach group lessons to adults and juniors of all ages and skill levels.


  • Teach age and skill appropriate group lessons. (Private lessons, optional)
  • Create a disciplined, fun and challenging learning environment for the students.
  • Prepare lesson plans ahead of time when leading the class.
  • Evaluate and offer feedback to students.
  • Report progress to parents/guardians as needed and help answer any questions they may have.
  • Participate in staff meetings and trainings as requested.
  • Assist with occasional special events and tournaments.
  • Promote the growth of tennis.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Minimum tennis playing experience:  High school, USTA tournaments or equivalent.
  • Must be dependable.
  • Ability to interact with diverse groups through a variety of situations.
  • Must be able to accommodate a variable work schedule that may include evenings and weekends.