Current Opportunities

Highlights

  • Full time opportunity with medical benefits and paid time off.
  • Great opportunity to build experience in the classroom.
  • Zero chess knowledge needed. If you are intimidated by chess, don’t worry, we have easy-to-use tools and will train you in our curriculum. Plus you’ll work with another coach while you learn the ropes.
  • Paid training & commute time between assignments

Description

Chess Coaches have the continual privilege of positively impacting the lives of children by teaching life skills through the game of chess. We are currently hiring for positions in our School Chess Clubs. At Chess4Life, a desire to help kids learn, grow, and develop is more important than chess skill. Chess Coach positions are a great part time opportunity for anyone interested in a rewarding work experience. Chess Coaches join with other members of our team to teach elementary aged students the game of chess in an after school chess club.

We have positions in Bellevue, Redmond, Seattle, Issaquah, and Bothell.

Job Requirements

  • Must enjoy working with children and display patience
  • Must be safety and security conscious
  • Must be able to lead and interact with groups of kids in constructive and dynamic ways
  • Positive attitude Good verbal and written communication skills Be highly punctual and organized Maintain professional appearance
  • Must pass a thorough background check
  • Must pass a drug screen
  • Must be fingerprinted to participate in our programs Technical Skills No Chess Knowledge Required Familiarity with computers, email, and documents Ability to keep accurate records

Compensation / Schedule:

Compensation: Coaches in our school clubs generally earn between $50 and $70 for a one hour chess class. Coaches earn an hourly rate from $16 to $20 / hour plus a bonus for each school taught.

Schedule Openings: This is a full time opportunity with most work hours in the afternoon evenings. Summer schedules are generally standard business hours.

To discuss this position please email us at [email protected]

Highlights

  • Flexible Hours – We will work with your schedule whether you are in school or have a second job.
  • Great opportunity to build experience in the classroom.
  • Zero chess knowledge needed. If you are intimidated by chess, don’t worry, we have easy-to-use tools and will train you in our curriculum. Plus you’ll work with another coach while you learn the ropes.
  • Paid training & commute time between assignments

Description

Chess Coaches have the continual privilege of positively impacting the lives of children by teaching life skills through the game of chess. We are currently hiring for positions in our School Chess Clubs. At Chess4Life, a desire to help kids learn, grow, and develop is more important than chess skill. Chess Coach positions are a great part time opportunity for anyone interested in a rewarding work experience. Chess Coaches join with other members of our team to teach elementary aged students the game of chess in an after school chess club.

We have positions in Bellevue, Redmond, Seattle, Issaquah, and Bothell.

Job Requirements

  • Must enjoy working with children and display patience
  • Must be safety and security conscious
  • Must be able to lead and interact with groups of kids in constructive and dynamic ways
  • Positive attitude Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Be highly punctual and organized Maintain professional appearance
  • Must pass a thorough background check
  • Must pass a drug screen
  • Must be fingerprinted to participate in our programs

Technical Skills

  • No Chess Knowledge Required
  • Familiarity with computers, email, and documents Ability to keep accurate records

Compensation / Schedule:

Compensation: Coaches in our school clubs generally earn between $50 and $70 for a one hour chess class Coaches earn an hourly rate from $16 to $20 / hour plus a bonus for each school taught.

Schedule Openings: During the school year most scheduled hours are in the afternoon or evening. Summer season hours can be up to full time primarily during standard business hours.

To discuss this position please email us at [email protected]