Leadbetter Golf Academy

Careers At The Leadbetter Golf Academies

Here's your chance to excel at various careers with the growing network of Leadbetter Golf Academies across the world, and take your coaching experience to the next level!

In 1983, when the doors to the very first Leadbetter Golf Academy opened, the golf world’s view of instruction changed forever. David’s swing philosophies and teaching methods revolutionized the way people thought about instruction itself. David continues to push the boundaries of golf instruction with the A Swing, the most significant change to golf instruction in years. 

Today, with over 32 academies across the globe, The Leadbetter Golf Academy and its network of elite instructors continue David’s tradition of innovation and excellence by bringing premier golf instruction to players of all ages and abilities.

The Leadbetter Golf Academies offer a holistic approach to golf instruction that incorporates swing analysis, course management, mental preparation and physical conditioning. Our facilities provide the ideal setting for golfers to train and hone their abilities. The facilities at The Leadbetter Golf Academies provide the latest teaching analysis tools as well as extensive training space in a profession and modern setting.

CURRENT OPENINGS: 

HEAD COACH - LEADBETTER KIDS CHINA - Shenzhen

LGK Shenzhen is looking for a Head Coach to join their academy.

About Leadbetter Kids:

Leadbetter Kids is a “grassroots” educational program that was designed exclusively by our global team of certified Leadbetter instructors. It is aimed not only to build exceptional athletes but also to build exceptional people from a very early age. Our goal is to provide expert leadership and guidance to young athletes all over the world in order to help them develop mental strength, athleticism, character and passion. This program will allow children to create a deep love for the game and simultaneously learn all the fundamental life lessons golf will teach them along the way. Leadbetter Kids was developed to be the most complete junior curriculum on the market offering children everywhere the opportunity to grow and ultimately become the best athlete and individual they can be. With Leadbetter Kids, everyone can join us in Building a Game for Life.

Job Duties and Responsibilities Include:

  • To deliver Golf Instruction in accordance with the Leadbetter Instruction Curriculum.
  • To lead the Instructor team and monitor / supervise instruction practices.
  • To conduct and deliver promotional activities to increase growth of participating students.
  • Develop your own client base for private and group golf instruction.

Salary & Benefits (minimum 1 year commitment):

Base Salary: RMB 16,000.00 + position subsidy RMB 5,000.00 (Total 21,000.00)
Base salary and subsidy is provided in compensation of 30 hours Leadbetter Kids group coaching (Or coach training).

  • 10% commissions on every student taking a 1 year package

Additional Teaching Commission

  • 31 - 60 hrs, RMB 200.00
  • 61 - 80 hrs RMB 250.00
  • 81 hrs and above RMB 300.00

Full Leadbetter Junior Coaching will be provided to the successful candidate plus future opportunities to join other Leadbetter Coaching facilities.

Yearly Sales bonus available

Beijing, China

LGA Beijing is looking for an Associate Instructor to join their academy.

Job Duties and Responsibilities Include:

  • Successfully Complete LGA Online Certification and Yearly Recertification Process
  • Complete Understanding of Teaching Facilities Set-Up & Break Down
  • Full Understanding of LGA Instructional Programs & Execution
  • Abilty to Design & Sell LGA Programs to Prospective Clients
  • Developed a Student/ Clientele Base
  • Knowledgeable in the Application of Teaching Technology & Equipment
  • Assist with training and certification process of trainee instructors
  • Assist with development of marketing strategies and tactics to attract resort guests to the academy
  • Assist & Observe & support Senior & Master Level Instructors when teaching
  • Develop, implement and manage team training and member clinics
  • Develop, implement & manage junior golf programs
  • Develop and grow local Student/ Clientele Base

Salary & Benefits (minimum 1 year commitment):

Base Salary: 1,800 USD
Commission Rate:

  • # of lessons per month < 40: 20% of the teaching income.
  • # of lessons 41-60 per month: 22% of the teaching income.
  • # of lessons 61-80 per month: 25% of the teaching income.
  • # of lessons >80 per month: 30% of the teaching income.

Expected lesson volume month 3-6: 30-40
Expected lesson value month after 6 months: 50-70

Other Benefits:

  • Full Leadbetter Instructor Certification
  • Full A-Swing and Leadbetter Kids Certification
  • Opportunity to become a part of the global Leadbetter Instructor community
  • Opportunity to meet and interact with David Leadbetter and other top coaches at Leadbetter HQ in Orlando, FL
  • Housing for 1-2 months
  • Meal Subsidy
  • Plane Tickets (2x/year)
  • Local Cell Phone Provided
  • Work Visa Application

LGA Beijing is looking for a Senior Instructor to join their academy.

Job Duties and Responsibilities Include:

Position Requirements:

  • 8+ years of working experience as a golf instructor
  • 3+ years of management experience in the golf industry
  • Deliver golf Instruction and professionalism in accordance with the Leadbetter Instructor Certification and instruction techniques and philosophies
  • Manage all day to day scheduling and business operations required to run a high end golf facility
  • Develop lesson pricing strategy based on local client base
  • Maintain up to date teaching equipment and teaching aids
  • Lead & manage the Instructor team on a daily basis
  • Motivate, oversee & manage instructor team on a daily basis
  • Oversee certification progress of all trainees
  • Provide technical and practical help to trainees to further their teaching careers and certification progress
  • Increase lesson revenue generation by planning & delivering promotional materials and activities to increase overall growth of the business
  • Develop and grow client base for private and group golf instruction by actively promoting the brand locally as well as globally through all social media and news outlets available
  • Oversee hiring and on-boarding of all coaching staff by working closely with the LGA Headquarters
  • Liaise with local business to drive customer acquisition and resource sharing within the local community to increase brand reach and awareness
  • Work closely with LGA Headquarters to ensure consistency of brand standards and brand identity

Salary & Benefits (minimum 1 year commitment):

Base Salary: 2,250 USD
Commission Rate:

  • # of lessons per month < 40: 20% of the teaching income.
  • # of lessons 41-60 per month: 22% of the teaching income.
  • # of lessons 61-80 per month: 25% of the teaching income.
  • # of lessons >80 per month: 30% of the teaching income.

Expected lesson volume month 3-6: 30-40
Expected lesson value month after 6 months: 50-70
The company will provide an annual bonus (depending on achievement)

Other Benefits:

  • Full Leadbetter Instructor Certification
  • Full A-Swing and Leadbetter Kids Certification
  • Opportunity to become a part of the global Leadbetter Instructor community
  • Opportunity to meet and interact with David Leadbetter and other top coaches at Leadbetter HQ in Orlando, FL
  • Housing for 1-2 months
  • Meal Subsidy
  • Plane Tickets (2x/year)
  • Local Cell Phone Provided
  • Work Visa Application