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Foil Epee Coach, NW Fencing Center, Tigard, OR

Type of Position:  Full Time 

Job Title:    Foil & Epee Coach

Start Date:  As soon as possible

Job Description:   Northwest Fencing Center is looking to hire a full time coach to help with daily operation.  This is a full time position, salaried with employee benefits.

Northwest Fencing Center (NWFC) is a non-profit fencing training facility renowned for providing affordable fencing lessons and personalized instruction for athletes of all ages.  NWFC began as a group of dedicated fencing athletes and has grown to become a pioneer in the Olympic Sport of fencing in Oregon.  NWFC is a cutting edge international training and competition hub, with a reputation for quality instruction, committed coaches and a stellar training facility.

NWFC specializes in the techniques of foil and epee, with a strong focus on the core foundations of fencing, including coordination, agility and stance.  Our accredited coaches are dedicated to providing a supportive, inspiring, and fun atmosphere to foster a love of the sport and the growth of the athlete, both on the strip and off.

Responsibilities:   

-Group lessons at the beginner, intermediate and advanced level

-Private lessons

-Armory work and club equipment maintenance

-Strip side coaching at local, regional and national events 

Qualifications: 

-Certification recognized by the FIE

-At least 10 years of experience working with children and teenagers

-Strong work ethic 

-USA Fencing coach membership including safe sport training and background check 

Application Instructions:    If interested, contact Simon Abram at simon@nwfencing.org

Include your resume, cover letter and references we may contact.

Additional Information:   

Application Deadline:   Summer 2022

 

 

posted 05/24/2022