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Basketball Coaches

Elite Camps offers a chance for employment and leadership development for coaches and instructors who are genuinely interested in basketball... and kids!

We help players develop their game and teach them how to use the life skills learned on court for success in life.

Basketball Assistant or Head Coach

Job Title: Basketball Assistant / Head Coach

Reports To: Camp Coordinator / Senior Staff / Camp Director

Number of Positions Available: TBD

 

Elite Camps offers the chance for employment and leadership development for coaches and instructors who are genuinely interested in basketball... and kids!

We help players develop their game and teach them how to use the life skills learned on court for success in life.

Beyond credentials and skill sets, we look for people who love making a positive difference, serving others, and finding ways to work on their leadership development to help make things around them better every single day for our clients.

Our Elite Camps team members are passionately committed to helping athletes develop basketball and life skills on and off the court. We care deeply about our culture, we love to have fun, and our mission inspires our work.

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work as part of a team to foster a safe, fun, and supportive camp environment grounded upon Elite Camps’ mission and values.
  • Work closely with the camp coordinator and other coaches
  • Oversee and coordinate daily basketball drills, skill development activities, and tournament style play.
  • Build strong connections with staff and campers, taking personal responsibility for the well being, enjoyment, and development of all program participants.
  • Demonstrate positive attitudes, respectful communication, appropriate attire and grooming, and a diligent work ethic.
  • Implement Elite Camps’ traditions, games, policies, procedures, and safety protocols.
  • Maintain enthusiasm and focus throughout busy days during which you will supervise and participate in every aspect of programming including, but not limited to, recreational and instructional activities, projects, and programs, as well as mealtimes and tuck.
  • Communicate respectfully, clearly, and kindly with all members of the Elite Camps community, including campers, fellow camp coaches, camp coordinators, and camp directors.
  • Participate in all required in-season trainings and meetings
  • Provide mentorship and positive role modeling to players on and off the court.
  • Oversee a group of 6-12 players on-court and provide feedback, reminders and encouragement.
  • Assist with demonstrations of Elite Camps basketball skill development on court.
  • Deliver our life skills curriculum on and off the court
  • Provide supervision in the cabins and land activities and assist with other off-court duties.
  • Create a strong connection with players on and off the court, including during meals.
  • Be a part of the check in and check out procedures

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

  • Must have played University, College or Professional Basketball (Varsity athletes only), unless currently playing in high school
  • Must be 17 years old or older
  • Willing to learn how to teach the Elite Camps way
  • Willing to learn and buy into our corporate culture
  • Willing to take feedback and adjust
  • In great shape and able to demonstrate basketball fundamentals.
  • Able to maintain an unwavering, infectious energy.
  • Able to connect and build connection with male and female athletes.
  • Able to be a positive role model and leader who inspires, encourages, and brings out the best in others.
  • Able to give meaningful feedback to players to help them improve.
  • Must be available for four or more weeks.
  • Must have played or coached in high school or college and be 17 by Dec 31st of the calendar year

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Employment Period: TBD

Must complete staff training prior to becoming a paid coach.

We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  

We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.