Sports Instructor

Do you have a passion for sports and working with youth? Our Community Programs department is looking to hire several part-time Sports Instructors for our sports-focused community programs. These programs feature structured basketball, flag football, and soccer sports instruction for elementary, middle school, and high school-aged children in Manhattan, Brooklyn, the Bronx, and Queens.

Our programs include after-school sports, community sports leagues (CSL), and sports clinics. We offer seasonal and year-round schedules with weekday-only and weekend-only shifts. This is a versatile role that allows for great flexibility. Travel varies between selected programs and clinic sites.

Weekday Programs | September through June

  • Afterschool Sports: Mondays through Fridays from 3pm to 6pm and / or Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30pm to 8:30pm

Weekend Programs | Seasonal

  • Community Sports League: Saturdays
    • CSL Flag Football: September - December
    • CSL Basketball: January - March
    • CSL Soccer: April - June
  • Clinics: Saturdays | Sundays
    • Clinic Sites: Roberto Clemente State Park in the Bronx, NY and Flushing Meadows Corona Park in Queens, NY
    • Roberto Clemente Basketball: Saturdays from 9:30am to 2:30pm 
    • Roberto Clemente Soccer: Sundays from 9am to 2:30pm
    • Flushing Corona Soccer: Sundays from 8:30am to 1:30pm



  • Able to implement lesson plans that are provided and ensure quality instruction for the participants
  • Help participants develop their knowledge of sports while improving their skills and techniques
  • Attend weekly/bi-monthly meetings to share coaching strategies and lesson plans


  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Able to lift and carry 25 lbs
  • Passionate about working with children
  • Willing and able to travel to schools in the four boroughs listed above


If you are interested and have room in your day or know someone who might have the time/qualifications, please apply or share this job posting.

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