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After School Chess Coach/Instructor

Silver Knights Enrichment Westminster, MD

  • Expired: September 13, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.

After School Chess Coach/InstructorSilver Knights Chess is looking for people who want to make a positive difference in the lives of elementary school children. We have taught chess to nearly 100,000 children in our 15-year history. Come join us!You will be a great fit if you: Play chess!

You don't have to be a master-level player, but you do need interest and enthusiasm. Want to work with children (ages 5-11). Are available to work part-time during "after-school" hours.

Have experience as a camp counselor, tutor, teacher, coach, instructor, or previous preschool or daycare experience. Are comfortable driving and have a flexible schedule, for example, an Uber or Lyft driver, a student, or a retired person looking for a part-time job.You will receive thorough, paid training on how to help children learn chess.Earn $45 - $75 per club meeting (90-minute time commitment)Qualifications: Knowledgeable in the rules and basic strategy of chess Experience or interest in... working with elementary-age children.

Experience in a classroom setting is a plus! Must pass background check Must be available at least 3 weekdays during the school year from 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm Have a reliable vehicle for transportation Ability to lift 20 lbs of teaching equipment COVID-19 vaccination required (rare exemptions are possible)Responsibilities: Manage a classroom of 10-15 students Use our curriculum to demonstrate and effectively communicate all of the basic rules (piece movement, how to castle, check, checkmate, etc) and strategy Implement COVID-19 safety measures Promote good sportsmanship among students Responsibly store and maintain all teaching equipment and materials Supervise parent pickupSilver Knights is now part of the Play Magnus Group, the network of companies partially owned by World Chess Champion Magnus Carlsen! As a chess coach/instructor with Silver Knights, you are eligible for some cool perks, including free chess courses to further your own chess learning, a vaccination bonus, staff parties (once the pandemic recedes further), and more!Silver Knights is an EEO employer and is a safe and drug-free workplace

Silver Knights Enrichment


Westminster, MD


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