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Youth Team Coach

By October 26, 2020November 21st, 2023No Comments

Youth Team Coach

The Power Plant: St. Louis, MO and The Steel Shop: St. Charles, MO


Available shifts are listed below. Please specify which shift(s) you are available for in your application.

Power Plant: Monday (4:00 – 8:00 p.m.), Thursday (4:00 – 8:00 p.m.), Friday (4:30 – 6:30 p.m.)
Steel Shop: Monday (6:00 – 8:00 p.m.), Thursday (6:00 – 8:00 p.m.)


We seek passionate and dedicated Youth Team Coaches to join our team. As a Youth Team Coach, you will play a pivotal role in fostering the growth and development of young climbers within our community. You will be responsible for creating a supportive and engaging environment that promotes skill development, teamwork, and personal growth among youth climbers.

This role offers a fulfilling opportunity to make a meaningful impact on the lives of young climbers within our community. We encourage you to apply if you are enthusiastic about coaching and mentoring the next generation of climbers.


Coaching Tasks:

  • Ensure proper check-in of team members before practice sessions.
  • Lead and supervise team practices, delivering well-structured and dynamic coaching sessions.
  • Address and resolve any behavioral issues that arise among team members or coaches.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive team environment that encourages mutual support and respect.

Administrative Tasks:

  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date records of youth team members.
  • Participate in meetings with the Program Director to discuss team objectives, progress, and any necessary adjustments to the coaching approach.


  1. Previous coaching experience, preferably in a youth sports environment or climbing setting.
  2. Solid understanding of climbing techniques and safety practices.
  3. Excellent communication skills, with the ability to effectively engage with youth, parents, and fellow coaches.
  4. Strong organizational skills and the ability to design and execute structured lesson plans.
  5. Demonstrated ability to handle and resolve conflicts or behavioral issues among team members.
  6. Flexibility to work evenings and weekends, especially during competition seasons.
  7. A current certification in First Aid/CPR is preferred.
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