Associated Recreation Council, Seattle

Summer Tennis Sports Camp Lead Instructor

The Summer Tennis Sports Camp Lead Instructor at Montlake Community Center will lead a group of youth between the ages of 5-12 primarily in Tennis but may be asked periodically to assist with other sports camps such as:  Soccer, Baseball, Ultimate Frisbee, Lacrosse, Flag Football, Basketball, Volleyball, and Cheer.

Location: Montlake Community Center


  • Monday – Friday 20-40 hours per week; mandatory pre-camp training day will be offered.
  • Hours for Tennis are generally 8:45am – 12:45pm 
  • May be scheduled for other camps in the afternoon

Start date: June 18th, 2018

End date: August 31, 2018

Pay range as the Tennis Lead:  $18 - $22 per hour DOE 

Basic duties:

  • Plan, lead, implement and run age appropriate drills and games for the tennis program, focusing on the fundamentals and good sportsmanship
  • Maintain positive relationships with families, staff, and the general public
  • Prepare a weekly calendar of activities
  • Complete required administrative reports, such as attendance and activity logs, accident/incident reports, hot sheets, and evaluations
  • Prepare and manage a budget for your program
  • Ensure that equipment is inventoried and stored properly


  • Must be at least 19 years of age
  • AA or AS in Physical Education, or related field preferred
  • At least two years’ experience planning and supervising recreational programs and/or educational activities for children
  • Well versed in Microsoft Office
  • Current First Aid/CPR certification or willingness to get trained before summer
  • Must pass a WSP criminal background check, valid WA state driver’s license
  • Successful candidate must also be willing to attend a (paid) new hire orientation and mandatory training.  Preference is given to applicants available for the majority of the summer

This is a non-benefited summer position. 

Please apply with a resume and cover letter.

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 weekly.