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Chess Instructor

Chess Wizards

Chess Instructor

Melbourne, FL
Part Time
  • Responsibilities

    Chess Wizards is looking for engaging individuals to teach chess to K-5th grade students, AFTER SCHOOL, in a classroom setting. If you love chess and feel you can make learning it fun for kids of all ages, then you have probably found the perfect job (the only drawback: it is part-time). Currently, Chess Wizards is looking for instructors who are willing to teach between 1 and 5 one-hour classes per week.

    Instructor Responsibilities and Qualifications:

    Classroom Management:

     ●  Be responsible for your student's safety and supervision at all times
     ●  Maintain a structured and organized learning environment
     ●  Encourage positive interpersonal interactions at all times
     ●  Cultivate an interactive, friendly, and welcoming group dynamic
     ●  Utilize positive behavior management and classroom management techniques

    Teach Chess:

     ●  Ability to relate well with children
     ●  Ability to make chess fun!
     ●  Encourage connections between chess problem-solving with real life problem-             solving
     ●  Knowledge of basic chess strategy required
     ●  Utilize curriculum, teaching tools, and other materials provided by Chess                   Wizards
     ●  USCF rating a plus but not a must


     ●  Maintain regular communication with Area Managers and other coordinating               staff
     ●  Maintain positive relationships with parents, on-site staff, co-instructors, and               school administration
     ●  Promptness, punctuality and responsible conduct are requirements when                   working with children
     ●  Be a positive role model for your students
     ●  Be a proud representative of your own character as well as Chess Wizards 

    PAY: $45 - $60 per hour

    HOURS: 1-5 one-hour classes per week

    If you are able to fulfill the responsibilities above, while creating a fun and exciting atmosphere in your classroom, then this is the position for you!


    1) Resume and contact information

    2) Availability from 2pm to 5pm on weekdays

    Please apply directly through our career portal:

    For more information about our program, Please check out our website: