Before applying, please read this: Initially for at least the first quarter you will be started out as a trial instructor in the Webster area on Thursdays from 3:15-4:15 PM. Please make sure you have availability for that day.
This position is not just for the competitive player! As long as you know basic fundamentals of the game (how to move the pieces and basic strategy) and have a passion for teaching children, then this position is for you! The ability to teach and guide a classroom full of students is the number one quality we look for in an instructor.
Metropolitan Chess Inc. is seeking instructors in the Webster area to educate and present rewarding challenges to students in all areas of the royal game of chess. If you're passionate about education, reliable, punctual, creative, flexible, and a strong analytical thinker, we'd love to hear from you!
Please email your resume and a brief introductory letter. A phone interview may be required before we consider an interview in person and applicants should be prepared to demonstrate teaching ability. A background check is required for this position. Instructors must have reliable transportation. Paid training and materials provided.
As a trial instructor, you would be teaching 1 - 5 hours per week after school between the hours of 2-6 PM. You will be teaching at different schools each day so please be prepared to drive to different locations.
Teaching with Metropolitan Chess is perfect for those looking for seasonal work, temporary work, or part time work. No previous experience with chess is necessary. We welcome those who have taught at other chess programs, youth enrichment programs, after school programs, tutoring programs, tutor programs. Our instructors come from all backgrounds, industries, job, gig, internship types ranging from teaching, babysitting, caregivers, creative industries, etc. If you are an actor, actress, admin, agency, artist, assistant, barista, bartender, babysitter, broker, cab driver, cashier, chauffeur, cleaner, college student, customer service agent, caregiver, chef, contract worker, cook, designer, dishwasher, dog walker, entrepreneurs, fitness trainer, food prep, food services, freelancer, handyman, hostess, insurance broker, instructor, intern, janitor, maid, maintenance, messenger, manager, management, musician, maid, nanny, office assistant, office administrator, photographer, private hire, professional driver, realtor, retail associate, sales associate, sales person, security, server, students, substitute teacher, teacher, tutor, valet, veteran, waiter, waitress who is looking for an opportunity to teach, contact us!