Pickleball Instructor

POSITION OPENING

PICKLEBALL INSTRUCTOR

4/14/2021

QUALIFICATIONS • Pickleball experience (playing and/or teaching) desired, but not required. • Strong leadership, problem solving, and organizational skills required. • Alert, attentive and responsible. • Communication and human relations abilities.

POSITION PURPOSE The Pickleball Instructor position is responsible for teaching pickleball skills, competitive techniques, and court safety skills for class participants. Maintain records and progress reports and provide instruction in accordance to provided curriculum and training. Monitor pickleball players, observe and correct errors, and ensure the safety of class members. Training for the position will be provided by Utah Jr. Pickleball.

WORKING CONDITIONS • Part-Time, non-benefited. • Lessons run from early June through mid-August. • Monday & Tuesday evenings, 5:30pm-8:30pm at the Cottonwood Heights Recreation Center.

SALARY • $$8.83-$9.66, dependent upon experience; free CHPRSA membership for the duration of employment (i.e., you can rent pickleball courts for your own private use for FREE!)

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND BASIC DUTIES • Lead lessons and instruction exercises according to provided curriculum. • Retrieve and set-up equipment before lessons. Gather and store equipment at the end of lessons. • Prepare required paperwork and complete assigned administrative duties. • Attend all staff meetings and training sessions. • Keep management well informed of activities and any significant problems. • Assist other staff as needed. • Participate in provided staff training and classes to improve teaching skills and tennis techniques. • Substitute for other instructors as required. • Coordinate effectively with Program Coordinator in regards to summer schedule (time off needed, etc.).

SUBMIT APPLICATION AND RESUME TO: Bonnie Harris, Recreation Program Coordinator      

Cottonwood Heights Parks and Recreation Service Area is an Equal Opportunity Employer without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, physical or mental disability, national origin or veteran status