Youth Policy Institute Athletic Instructor-Multi-Sport- Alliance Health Services - EXL in Los Angeles, California


Youth Policy Institute (YPI) is seeking Athletic Instructors for elementary, middle, and high school expanded learning programs. Program athletics include, but are not limited to_ basketball, soccer, volleyball, football, handball, track/field, baseball, golf, tennis and cheerleading, mixed martial arts, fitness, etc_. The desired incumbent will create and develop recreation programming as well as coordinate and implement competitions/tournaments at the designated school site. Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Create safe and exciting recreational programming exercises and workout plans.
  • Submit weekly lesson plans by established deadlines.
  • Provide athletic instruction and supervise up to twenty students.
  • Conduct outreach to promote athletic programming and maximize student participation.
  • Maintain student enrollment and attendance to meet minimum grant requirement.
  • Maintain required student enrollment and attendance to meet grant requirements and maximum participation throughout the duration of program.
  • Adhere to appropriate dress code, sportsmanship during program activities.
  • Attend evening and weekend tournaments/competitions/games as required.
  • Comply with CA After School Physical Activity.
  • Comply with California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) and NFHS Regulations (high school programs only).
  • Promote school spirit, positive competitiveness and teamwork among students.
  • Work in collaboration with the afterschool Site Coordinator and Athletic Project Specialist.
  • Attend required trainings, workshops, and monthly meetings on and off-site.
  • Document attendance records for practices and game participation.
  • Develop and maintain positive relationships with school staff, parents, and participants.
  • Establish and maintain communication with HS Athletic Project Specialist.
  • Adhere to workplace safety guidelines.
  • Promote student safety in sports.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in education/kinesiology, or closely related field or current enrollment in accredited college or university with credits completed in athletics, physical education/kinesiology, or closely related field.
  • Must provide college or university transcripts demonstrating fulfillment of coursework requirements or that they are in progress.
  • One or more years of after school program (K-12) and athletics instruction or coaching experience.
  • Minimum of two years of experience with creating tournaments and competition participation.
  • Knowledge of lesson planning and classroom management.
  • Ability to work independently, self-starter, enthusiastic, flexible.
  • Strong organizational skills and deadline oriented.
  • Strong leadership skills.
  • Must have access to reliable transportation to arrive at work site at scheduled time consistently.
  • Bilingual Spanish a plus.
  • Must pass a criminal background check (LiveScan fingerprinting) prior to beginning employment with children.
  • Must present proof of negative Tuberculosis skin test (Mantoux) prior to beginning employment dated within 60 days prior to start date.
  • Able to work some evenings and weekends.
  • Must complete CPR/First Aid certification within 90 days of employment.

Part-time, partial year. Primarily after school hours; schedule varies per school site.

Job ID: 2017-2684

# of Openings: 1

Job Locations: US-CA-Los Angeles

Category: Education

Job Type: Regular Part-Time