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Middle School Golf Coach
Khan Lab School Mountain View, CA
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Middle School Golf Coach

Khan Lab School
Mountain View, CA
Expired: February 18, 2024 Applications are no longer accepted.
  • $28 Hourly
  • Full-Time

POSITION DESCRIPTION: MIDDLE SCHOOL GOLF COACH

In 2012, Sal Khan wrote The One World Schoolhouse, in which he outlines how modern education developed and how Khan Academy came to be. But, most importantly, the book outlines a vision for the future of both in-person and online education given the tools we have and the need for many more people to participate in the knowledge economy. In 2014, He founded Khan Lab School to test and refine these ideas in an actual school setting.

Today, Khan Lab School has grown to be a K-12 independent school on two campuses serving over 260 students in Silicon Valley. The Lower School (K-6) program is located in Palo Alto. California. The Upper School (7-12) is located in Mountain View, California. We are seeking a varsity golf coach for the 2024 Spring season.

WHO WE'RE LOOKING FOR:

The Middle School Golf Coach is responsible for leading and growing our new golf program at Khan Lab School. Student interest in the sport has increased in recent years, and we are looking for someone to help build the program and inspire our young athletes. In addition to having a deep understanding of the game of golf, the coach should have a nuanced understanding of adolescent development and teaching practices in physical education. We are looking for a team player who has a sense of humor and a passion for working with young people.

POSITION: Middle School Golf Coach

REPORTS TO: Athletics Coordinator

SPECIFIC JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Organize and run effective practices for the program.
  • Attend all games and practices while utilizing positive coaching techniques.
  • Communicate clearly and consistently with student-athletes, parents, and school administration.
  • Evaluate athlete performance and provide real-time suitable feedback, balancing criticism with positivity and motivation.
  • Model inclusion when welcoming new athletes, despite skill level or experience.
  • Act as a role model and leader at all times, gaining the respect and trust of the student-athletes, parents, and coaching colleagues.
  • Work with the Athletic Department to organize:
    • Scheduling
    • Transportation
    • Program short term, long term, and annual needs.
    • Equipment/uniform inventory and distribution.


QUALIFICATIONS & JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor's degree required.
  • Previous experience as a golf instructor or coach with middle and/or high school aged athletes, school environment preferred.
  • Commitment to a diverse, equitable, and inclusive community.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • May be required to work occasional weekends and/or nights for special events and/or matches.
  • Must have the ability and willingness to work outside in all types of weather conditions.


WHAT WE OFFER:

Khan Lab School is a community of learners and partners that have a deep commitment to their work. We get things done and believe that in our highly collaborative environment anything is possible. All of our decisions are made through the lens of what is best for our students. We tackle tough questions without ego, are results oriented, and have high expectations for our school and our students.

JOB DETAILS:

Rate of Pay: $27.77 per hour.

Start Date: March 4, 2024

Location: Mountain View, CA.

Number of Positions to be Filled: 1

Employment: Part-time; 4 hours per week.

APPLY NOW:

To qualify, please provide a resume and a letter of interest using the job link on our school's Careers webpage. Successful candidates will have a demonstrated familiarity with the Sal Khan's school model outlined in his book The One World Schoolhouse.

Khan Lab School is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, place of national origin, sex, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender (including gender identity, gender expression, and transgender), religion (beliefs, observances, or practices, including religious dress or grooming), marital status, registered domestic partner status, ancestry, genetic information, physical or mental disabilities, medical conditions, and/or military or veteran status in its employment practices or any other considerations made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws.

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Khan Lab School

Mountain View, CA
94041 USA

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