Middle School Athletic Coach (Recreation Leader II)

  • City of Palo Alto
  • Palo Alto, California
  • Jun 24, 2019
Part Time Parks and Recreation
  • Salary: $16.76 Hourly

Job Description


Plans practice schedule for each week, communicates by email and phone with parents on carpool and schedules, provides great customer service to all customers.The three schools that this position could work at is: Terman, Jordan or JLS Middle School.
This is a Limited Hourly non-benefited position and not to exceed 415 hours per fiscal year (July - June). The number of hours per week and schedule will be determined based on the assignment.

Essential Duties

Essentials and other important responsibilitiesand duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Communicates by email and by phone with customers
  • Plan and conduct recreational activities for community members of middle school age
  • Ensure facility is maintained and safe procedures are followed
  • Advertise upcoming events
  • Monitors their own practices and games
  • Always on time and available Monday through Friday for an hour and a half between the hours of 2-7 pm
  • Goes through coaches training before work.
  • All other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

Positions require at least one season of experience and certifications in a related field including:
  • Sports Camp Leaders (CPR and First Aid)
  • Sports Officials (CPRand First Aid)
  • Assistant Pool Manager
  • Senior Swim Instructor/Lifeguard (Lifeguard Training, First Aid and CPR)
  • Summer Camp Assistants
  • Coaches

Ideal Candidate

  • High School diploma or G.E.D certificate
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Leadership skills
  • At least one year of coaching middle school level sports/ played at least two year of a sport

Closing Date/Time: Continuous