Associated Recreation Council, Seattle

Summer Camp Lead Sports Instructor (Ballard and Loyal Heights)

ARC, in partnership with Seattle Parks and Recreation, is recruiting for a Summer Camp Lead Sports Instructor. The Summer Lead Camp Sports Instructor will be responsible for the delivery and instruction of a sports camp (soccer, basketball, baseball, volleyball, flag football, cheer, tennis and many other sports) to kids ages 5 - 12 years old. The instructor will also be responsible for assisting the program director with managing and deligating tasks to team members. This position will teach kids the fundamentals and game rules of various sports. The instructor must have the ability to engage and manage a diverse group of children. Creativity, patience, and a love for teaching and sports are a must!


Location: Ballard and Loyal Heights Community Center (must be able to commute to both locations)

Schedule: Monday - Friday from 8:30am - 4:30pm, between 20 - 40 hours

Camp dates: 

  • July 2 - August 29, 2018

Pay Rate: $18 - $22 Hourly DOE



  • Experience teaching and coaching various sports
  • Ability to work and manage various age groups
  • Ability to manage and supervise team members
  • Ability to plan, lead lessons plans and activities
  • Must be over the age of 18
  • Must pass criminal background check
  • Must provide proof of eligibility to work in the US and valid government issued ID


This is a part-time, non-benefited position.

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.