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Youth Sports Coach

Amazing Athletes
Part-time
On-site
Overland Park Kansas United States

Amazing Athletes, the largest multi-sport enrichment program in the country, is looking for a friendly and energetic Sports Coach to join our team of instructors. Our program is designed for children ages 1-12 years old to have fun through positive movement experiences, with a focus on meeting their motor-development milestones. Our coaches teach the fundamentals of 10 different sports in a non-competitive environment, while also incorporating lessons about nutrition and muscle groups to enhance motor skills and physical literacy. As a Sports Coach, you will play a key role in helping young children develop their physical abilities, social skills, and self-confidence through sports.


Responsibilities

  • Teach the fundamentals of sports such as soccer, hockey, volleyball, basketball, tennis, lacrosse, football, track and field, baseball, and golf in a non-competitive, fun environment
  • Develop lesson plans and activities that are age-appropriate and engaging for children
  • Provide positive feedback and encouragement to children during and after each class
  • Monitor and ensure the safety of children during classes and activities
  • Communicate with parents and caregivers about their child's progress and participation in classes
  • Maintain a clean and organized classroom and equipment
  • Maintain knowledge of program curriculum, policies, and procedures
  • A genuine passion for creating a joyful work environment.
  • A natural flair for exuding positivity and energy in any situation.
  • Creativity and the ability to think outside the box when needed.
  • Passion for working with children and helping them develop skills and confidence through sports
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build positive relationships with children, parents, and caregivers.
  • Ability to create and implement engaging lesson plans that are age-appropriate
  • Knowledge of basic sports rules, techniques, and fundamentals
  • Ability to manage a classroom and maintain a safe and organized environment
  • Availability to work flexible hours, including weekdays, evenings, and weekends
  • High school diploma or equivalent; college degree in education, physical education, or related field preferred.

Flexible start date and schedule

Potential to increase workload

A fun work environment

Ability to work outside, weather and location permitting.

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