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Youth / Middle School Coaches - Los Angeles

Posted about 2 years ago by Beat the Streets LA

Beat the Streets - LA is searching for outstanding youth coaching candidates to fill multiple coaching vacancies for new programs set to begin this Fall season.

Please see the job description below for details on requirements and coaching expectations. Interested candidates should forward a current resume and brief letter of interest via e-mail to

For additional information on Beat the Streets - LA please visit our website at

Position Title: Youth Wrestling Coach
Location: Various Greater Los Angeles area
Organization: Beat the Streets Los Angeles
Reports to: Beat the Streets Los Angeles Executive Staff

High School or Collegiate wrestling experience
21 Years of age
High School Diploma
Live Scan Background Check and TB (tubercle bacillus) Test
First Aid/CPR/AED Certification (within 1 month of hire)
Attend required BTSLA Coaches Education Course

Recruitment of students
Family and Community outreach to expand program
Wrestling Instruction and skill development
Participate in occasional clinic and competition event
Daily mat cleaning, set-up and breakdown

Essential Functions:
Keep attendance/participation records and report back to executive staff weekly
Organize practice schedules and practice plans
Encourage children to interact positively with others
Teach benefits of good sportsmanship, discipline, a strong work ethic and other important life lessons
Make practices interesting and fun by incorporating wrestling specific games and activities

Skills and Abilities:
Must possess a strong understanding and commitment to the Beat the Streets - Los Angeles mission and coaching philosophy
Must be organized, creative, self-motivated, enthusiastic, dependable, detail-oriented

2 or 3 days a week for 2.5 hours/day
Occasionally on weekends
Coaches must attend periodic coaches meetings