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Youth Sports Instructor

Job Location

Thurston County, WA

Published By

Our Ark

Type of Job

Part Time Volunteer

Published Date

April 2, 2020 at 9:00:00 PM

About the job

    We are searching for a perceptive and well-rounded Youth Sports Instructor to intermingle, have fun with youth and small cohorts. The Youth Sports Instructor should familiarize trainees with pertinent sporting guidelines, and provide instruction on safe, effective sporting techniques. You should also bolster emotional functioning through coaching.

    To ensure success as a Youth Sports Instructor, you should exercise refined communication and coordination techniques. Invariably, a skilled Youth Sports Instructor will foster persistence and respect among trainees.

    Youth Sports Instructor Responsibilities:

    Teaching sports-related rules and procedures.
    Safeguarding sports players from avoidable injuries by instilling appropriate techniques.
    Supervising the use of pertinent sporting equipment.
    Conducting safe remedial lessons following incapacity.
    Outlining important nutritional requirements if requested.
    Solidifying mental agility through coaching.
    Encouraging diligence, adherence to sporting guidelines, and sportsmanship.
    Build teams


Youth Sports Instructor Requirements:

  • High school diploma.

  • Experience as a credible, hands-on Sports Instructor, preferably for youth.

  • A history of commendable sporting achievement.

  • Well-honed sports-related diagnostic abilities.

  • Brilliant coordination, mentorship, and calculated risk-taking techniques.

  • Polished verbal communication abilities.

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous

  • People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects

  • Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction

  • Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture

  • Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail

  • Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction

  • Innovative -- prefers working in unconventional ways or on tasks that require creativity

  • High stress tolerance -- thrives in a high-pressure environment


  1. On-the-job training

  2. Brings fun and fulfillment to your life.

  3. Developing management skills

  4. Making our communities better to live and love 

  5. Learn how the best in the business do what they do

  6. Get an idea for their future career path

  7. Build self-confidence and develop a sense of responsibility

  8. Learn basic work skills such as collaboration,  interviewing and working with different colleagues

About us

We are 100% volunteer led team of passionate people who are to support and help the youth on the streets to go from thriving to surviving through care, compassionate, committed adults in our communities. We adhere to our values of Compassion, Community (engaging individuals, building alliances), Commitment, Hope, Trust, Love, Respect, and Integrity. We love to have fun enjoying every moment we have with team members, youth, and our communities. We would love to have you a part of this team.


Olympia, WA, USA

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