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Youth Wrestling Coaches

  • Type:Limited Term
  • Salary/Pay Rate:$9.00/hr
  • Posted Date:08/30/2018

Parks and Recreation Department
Part-time Seasonal Positions

Posted: August 30, 2018

Number of Positions: Two to Three (2-3)

Essential Duties: These are youth wrestling coach positions for the Provo Parks and Recreation Department. The individuals appointed to these positions will be required to instruct and coach elementary and middle school age youth in basic fundamentals of wrestling; assist in overall coordination of the wrestling program; hold regular after-school practice sessions and coordinate mid-season dual meet and end of season Saturday tournament. Additionally, employees will be required to assist the Wrestling Coordinator as needed and perform other related duties as required.

Minimum Requirements: Knowledge of wrestling fundamentals and experience in high school and/or collegiate wrestling. Must have good organizational skills and work well with children. Preference will be given to applicants with previous wrestling instructing/coaching experience.

Wage: $9.00 per hour. Payment will be made by direct deposit.

Hours: Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:15 PM – 7:45 PM. Occasional tournaments on Saturdays.

Duration of Position: October 2018 to December 2018.

Selection Factors: Good working knowledge of collegiate and freestyle wrestling. Practical experience in high school and/or college wrestling. Good public relations skills with children and adults.

Screening: Based on meeting the minimum requirements and job-related experience, skills, knowledge, and education. Selection may be based largely upon an oral interview. PLEASE LIST YOUR SPORTS EXPERIENCE IN THE CERTIFICATIONS SECTION OF THE APPLICATION. Those without sports knowledge listed on their application will not be included in the first round of interviews.

Physical/Environmental Factors: This position requires physical strength and agility to perform the work, including: teaching and demonstrating proper wrestling technique; the ability to work well with parents and children; and working with the public in sometimes stressful situations.

To Apply: Apply online at www.provocity.jobs or at the Provo City Division of Human Resources located at 351 West Center Street, Provo, Utah.

Closing Date: *Open until filled. Initial review of applications will begin September 11, 2018.

*Because this is an open file position, applicants not appointed to the current opening or not making the above deadline will remain on file for 60 days. Such applicants will be eligible for consideration for appointment to any vacancies in this position that become open during that time.

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