The Jr. Celtics Academy is the official youth basketball platform of the 17-Time World Champion Boston Celtics, which is dedicated to improving positive youth development in the community through highly engaging basketball programs teaching the standards of Celtics basketball to kids, coaches, referees, and parents.
Jr. Celtics Academy provides New England’s youth with inclusive and unique basketball experiences, using fun and professionally proven techniques to teach youth both basketball and life skills, creating the next generation of Celtics fans. We see ourselves as the continuously developing source of Truth for youth basketball in New England.
Would you like to develop the next generation of youth basketball? Do you love teaching the game and working to develop young people? If so, we have an opportunity for you! Responsibilities will include supporting our operations including clinics, camps, leagues and much more throughout the 2022-23 season. This role will report to the Senior Director of Youth Basketball.
Facilitate on-court training and skill development to youth basketball players
Design and implement activities emphasizing fundamental skill improvement, understanding of the game, and positive character growth
Serve as a positive role model to participants by being an active and hardworking leader
Build a positive environment where participants can show up and do their best on and off the court
Pre-event set up and post-event breakdown
Pro-actively greet parents and consistently engage with participants
Grow Jr. Celtics Academy network through existing and new relationships with youth basketball organizations and facilities in the community
3-5 years’ experience in a related field
Professional experience in education and/or coaching
Ability to engage with a wide age range of participants and ability levels
Overall dedication and understanding of youth development basketball training
Exhibit unwavering passion for the activities with a keen focus on safety
Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills
Available to work flexible hours, primarily weekends and holiday/school break periods
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