Competitive Team Coach and Route Setter- RI

ROCK SPOT CLIMBING is currently looking to hire a COMPETITIVE TEAM COACH

and ROUTE SETTER for our youth climbing teams in Rhode Island!

Job Description:

Our climbing team has many strong and talented climbers who compete year round at a national level as well as many members who are new to competitive climbing. The Team Coach at Rock Spot Climbing will run weekly practice at our facilities as well as travel and coach at all USA Climbing competitions. All activities shall be conducted under the direction of the Youth Programs Director and Programs Managers.

Responsibilities will include:
Maintaining a safe, positive and productive learning atmosphere
Interacting and communicating professionally with both parents and students
Promoting Youth Program classes and events
Creating and documenting training programs and lesson plans
Explaining and demonstrating detailed technique
Providing appropriate beta to all abilities
Setting for general gym use as well as for the team
Setting routes at both Rhode Island facilities
Interacting professionally with both parents and students
Becoming certified as a USAC coach
Coaching both in the gym and at USAC competitions
Traveling to competitions and team events
Traveling to multiple Rock Spot locations
Working nights and weekends
Attending staff meetings and trainings

Desired Skills and Experience:
Outgoing, friendly personality
Youth coaching experience
Experience creating/implementing lesson plans
Strong communication skills
Experience working with youth of all ages
Ability to teach advanced climbing technique
Strong rock climbing experience, both indoors and outdoors
Ability to take initiative as well as work as part of a growing team
Ability to engage an audience
Ability to enforce rules and regulations
Detail oriented and organized
Punctual and reliable

The team coach will be required to work evenings and weekends, coaching at practices as well as special events and competitions.
The competitive year will require two days in PDL and two in LIN each week.
Schedules are subject to change based on class enrolments and requirements.

Immediate Benefits:
Free Membership for yourself
25% off retail store
Pro-deals for various manufacturers we carry
Free USAC membership and access to USAC events
CPR and First Aid certifications
Direct Deposit available upon request

Company Description:
Rock Spot Climbing is an indoor rock climbing company with locations in Massachusetts and Rhode Island. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to building a high performance organization that attracts ACTIVE, OUTGOING, and FUN, loyal team members. Please visit our website: