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Pickleball Instructor III - City of Kirkland ( Job # 19-0095)

This job is closed.

Minimum Salary: $23.15 per hour
Maximum Salary: $29.29 per hour
Employment Type: Seasonal
Department: Parks & Community Services
Closes: October 31, 2019 at 11:30 PM
(Open to current employees and the general public.)


This position acts as the lead staff person for the City of Kirkland pickleball program and will run monthly pickleball clinics. This position works directly with the sport coordinator to produce program content. Instruct participants in a variety of levels of pickleball. Prepare specific lesson plans and work with the coordinator to create overall goals of the program. Must have excellent customer service and organizational skills. Coordinate class content with supervisor. Evaluate and correct skill deficiencies in students. Maintain a safe and orderly class structure. Maintain class records. Handle first aid emergencies as necessary.

Hours of Work

Clinics are scheduled throughout the fall, spring, and summer once a month. Possible shifts are: 8:30am to 1:30pm one Saturday a month. Program is on-going meaning this is a seasonal part-time job; spring, summer, and fall. Additional hours available based on program growth.


Special Note

The position may work non-standard workweeks and shifts. There is potential for additional hours through program development and growth. Pickleball is a new program offering in Kirkland and are looking for an expert to assist grow this new program

Candidates are encouraged to apply ASAP. While final selection will not occur until after closing, screening and interviewing may commence prior to the closing date.


Minimum Qualifications

1. Must have 6 months of related teaching experience.
2. Must have or be able to obtain First Aid/CPR certification by start date.
3. Must successfully complete a thorough background check as required by the Child/Adult Abuse Information Act.
4. Must be age 18 or older.

Preferred Qualifications

With your extensive knowledge of racquet sports and Pickleball, you will teach classes that will include players at all levels, from beginners to advanced. You should possess previous racquet sports instruction, specifically Pickleball.

Working Conditions & Physical Activities

Work is performed in outdoor pickleball courts with varying weather conditions. Must be able to lift, walk, bend, stoop, stand, and run for duration of work.

Selection Process

Applicants who are invited to participate in the interview process will be notified by phone or email.

Candidates who are selected to interview will be required to complete a criminal background check.


Various Parks Facility Locations

Kirkland, WA