Community Outreach Summer Coach

JTCC - College Park, MD (30+ days ago)


About The JTCC:

JTCC is a non-profit, world-class tennis program located in the Washington, DC metro area. It is a unique institution where young people maximize their education and character development as well as tennis performance skills. JTCC has created a training pathway that teaches young players the basics of tennis and trains the nation's top junior

players for collegiate or professional play.

JTCC has a robust Community Outreach program that serves underserved youth

in the greater Washington, DC area. JTCC offers high quality, no-cost tennis instruction and educational enrichment to youth who would otherwise not have the opportunity to learn tennis.

Position Details:

This is a part-time position that begins June 18, 2018 and runs for 8 weeks with the possibility to extend into future seasons.

Coaches will work at schools and community sites around the Washington, DC and Prince George's County area. Transportation and valid, current vehicle insurance is required. You will need to be willing to transport tennis equipment and occasionally 1-2 youth volunteers.

Purpose of Position:

To assist the Community Outreach Manager in the implementation of a grassroots tennis training and instruction program at various locations in the DC metropolitan area, including Washington DC and Prince George's County, MD.

Primary Responsibilities:

Assist in the implementation of the grassroots program at various community sites, including equipment set-up, interacting with youth, organizing practice, demonstrating drills and games, and instructing youth on the basics of tennis.

Keep attendance records of youth enrolled in the program.

Maintain communication with community site staff regarding progress of the program, and also with JTCC's Community Outreach Manager.

Maintain and transport tennis equipment for approximately 25-30 kids, including tennis balls, rackets, and portable nets.

You are a good fit if:

You have a background in tennis (experience in teaching tennis preferred but not required).

You are passionate about teaching, mentoring and inspiring kids ages 5-12. You have excellent communication skills.

You have strong organizational and administrative abilities.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $20.00 to $25.00 /hour

Experience:

  • tennis: 1 year

Required travel:

  • 25