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Elite Team Coach

Website Portland Rock Gym

Since 1988

Position: Part Time Elite Team Coach

Hours: 18 to 24 hrs/Week Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday evenings from 3:30 to 8:30pm

Pay Rate: Starting at $19.50 / hour for coaching duties
Application Deadline: Position Open Until Filled

Job Description:

As a PRG Competition Team Coach you would coach youth 3-5 days per week depending on experience. Team practice and prep would make up the majority of your time. Your other time at Portland Rock Gym would consist of working with your fellow Coaches under the Head Coach to prepare for each week’s practices and coming competitions, leading feeder programs, one-on-one private lessons for climbing team kids. All Coaches should be available to work evenings and weekends. The option for additional hours at the front desk would be available.

Coaching for the Portland Rock Gym requires strong leadership and communication skills, as well as empathy. As a part of our coaching team, you are also a part of the overall success of the business. You will have to work well with the rest of the coaches and with our team of staff.

Job Responsibilities:

∙ Coach the climbing team during multiple practices each week

∙ Travel to coach the team on away trips and competitions

∙ Lead workouts and lessons for team

∙ Help create an inclusive, fun, educational, and dynamic program for all ages and abilities


∙ At least 2 years of previous competition climbing or climbing coaching experience

∙ A love for climbing and working with youth of all ages


∙ 2-4 years of coaching experience

∙ USAC coach credentials

∙ Ability to climb V7 and Redpoint 5.12

To Apply:

Please send your cover letter and resume to careers@portlandrockgym.com We look forward to meeting you!

To apply for this job email your details to careers@portlandrockgym.com