Associated Recreation Council, Seattle


Enrichment Instructor (Sports)

The Associated Recreation Council (ARC) is seeking an enthusiastic and engaging Enrichment Instructor to teach a Sports class in after-school programs at the Alki Community Center. Our programs provide safe, engaging and educational after-school opportunities to elementary age youth in a culturally and ethnically diverse setting.

The Enrichment Instructor will be responsible for teaching a Sports (Soccer, Basketball, Baseball, Volleyball and basic gym games) course to class participants. We will provide training and resources to support you in delivering a variety of curricula but knowledge in all classes listed above is not required. The instructor must have the ability to engage with a diverse group of children and manage a classroom of students. Creativity, patience, and a love for instruction are a must!

 

Pay Rate: $20-$30 Hourly (5-15 hours/week)

 

Schedule:

  • Wednesdays from 3:40pm – 4:40pm (subject to change based on program needs)

Responsibilities:

  • Engage and manage a classroom of 10-18 children;
  • Instruct after school recreation and enrichment classes;
  • Build strong relationships with school staff, community center staff, instructors and parents by managing daily attendance sheets and communication with community center partners;
  • Must be willing to complete training for certification in first aid/CPR, food handlers permit, HIV/AIDS blood-borne pathogens education, and STARS training;
  • May have opportunities to gain additional hours by covering at other program sites as needed (school-age child care, preschool, teen), including working extended hours during break camps and summer months;
  • Other duties as assigned by Enrichment Program Administrator and community center staff. *

Requirements:

  • Eighteen years of age or older;
  • Ability to work well and communicate with a diverse group of children with varying abilities and their parents;
  • Ability to plan age-appropriate, culturally appropriate and engaging activities;
  • Strong K-5 grade behavioral management skills;
  • Ability to travel to multiple schools.
  • At least one year experience working with youth in a recreation setting or childcare setting;
  • Valid Washington state driver’s license or state ID
  • Must pass criminal background check;
  • Must provide proof of eligibility to work in the US and valid government issued ID;
  • Must sign up for direct deposit with either checking or savings account;
  • Clear tuberculosis results within the past year;
  • Current first Aid, CPR, and food handlers permit or willingness to get certified*

 

This is a part-time, non-benefited position.  Please apply with your cover letter and resume.

This position is open to all candidates that meet the minimum qualifications. ARC is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer and values diverse perspectives and life experiences. Applicants will be considered regardless of race, color, creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, marital status, disability, religious or political affiliation, age, sexual orientation, or gender identity. ARC encourages people of all backgrounds to apply, including people of color, immigrants, refugees, women, LGBTQ, people with disabilities, veterans, and those with diverse life experiences.

Position opened until filled. Applications are reviewed as soon as it is received