Youth Sport Coaching Positions Available at City of Brooklyn Center Recreation Program

Applications are being accepted for Summer Youth Sports Instructors/Coaches. These positions will instruct children on the fundamental skills of t-ball (3 - 5 years old) and softball (6 - 14 years old) and/or soccer (3 - 14 years old) in a fun, supportive, supervised and safe environment. Applicant must be able to attend all training and be available for all program dates and meetings. Program runs June 6 - July 31.


General knowledge of softball and/or soccer. Ability to lead a group of children independently, under limited supervision. Must have good judgment and decision making skills. Have a genuine desire to work with children. Ability to communicate orally and in writing. Applicant must be able to stand, talk, write, hear, balance, run, sit, kick, kneel, throw and lift up to 25 pounds. Applicant must have their own vehicle for transportation (some staff do move between park sites each night).

Special Requirements

Experience working with children in a structured and/or recreational setting. Course work in elementary education, child development, recreation programming or related field. First Aid/CPR Certification.

City of Brooklyn Center Youth Sport Coach, Summer 2012.pdf