Job Purpose

To inspire the kids, parents and schools through chess

Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Be aware of the Chess Kids Health and Safety policy and Emergency procedures and take responsibility for Health and Safety aspects during activities
  • Prepare the classes and update presence list
  • Teach in schools and Centres
  • Make parents and kids aware of kid’s performance/improvement and promote them to the next levels when they are ready/find the best level
  • Take responsibility for ensuring that the equipment is kept in good working order
  • Responsible for understanding working practices in schools and centres

Person Profile:


  • LOVE to work with kids
  • Willing to make a difference in the world
  • Highly motivated, enthusiastic with positive attitude
  • Entertaining, fun
  • Believes all children are successful learners
  • Keen for new experience, learning, responsibility and accountability
  • Superior interpersonal and communication skills to foster meaningful relationships with students, schools and parents
  • Proactive attitude
  • Inclusive, unprejudiced attitude
  • Mindful of needs of the others
  • Able to both follow curriculum + work independently

Personal Attributes: 

  • Permitted to work in Australia
  • Have own car (desirable but not essential)
  • Must have a valid Working With Children Check

These positions can lead to full time employment for the right individuals.


2015 Induction Program for New Coaches 

When: 1st June 2015

Time: 9am – 3pm

Where: Mt. Waverley, VIC 3149



Email your cover letter, with a bit about yourself to

Applications close 29th May 2015

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted to attend the induction program.