PART-TIME JOB OPENING
Posting Date: 2-17-2020 Closing Date: 3-16-2020
Hours: Monday and Thursday 9:00 am
Location: Ackerman Sports & Fitness Center
Pay Rate: $10.00-$13.00/hr. depending on qualifications
Under the direction and supervision of the Assistant Facility Manager this person will be responsible for teaching a variety of athletics classes to children from early childhood to teens. Classes include early childhood: parent/tot sports, sports and more, tot T-ball; youth athletic classes including flag football, run for fun, badminton, floor hockey; and a general youth athletic day camp that we have during breaks and days off school (Ackerman Sports and Fun Camp). Duties include following curriculum of skills, drills and game time, maintaining a safe and fun environment, setting up and taking down equipment, and addressing any behavior concerns.
Will promote development and good sportsmanship. This is an at-will position.
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING
High school degree or equivalent with previous experience working with children is required. The ideal candidate will be dependable, energetic and have a love of sports.
Significant knowledge of numerous sports is a plus. Previous coaching, teaching or supervisory experience highly desired. Strong leadership skills with the ability to work independently and as part of a team is essential.
Outgoing and friendly personality with effective communication skills to interact with participants, parents and other staff. Proficient computer skills necessary to perform job duties. Become CPR and First Aid certified which will be provided by the GEPD. Must be in good physical condition to demonstrate athletic skills and actively participate with the children.
For questions contact
Glen Ellyn Park District