Job Description – Basketball & Multi Sports Coach

Here’s your chance to take the first steps towards the best summer of your life!

At the US Sports Institute, we have opportunities for enthusiastic, energetic basketball coaches to come and live, work and coach in the USA during summer 2019. We offer our staff something different to the generic summer camp job, we offer so much more. This opportunity is not simply a job, it’s an experience of a lifetime. And we want you to be a part of that! Not only will you have a great time coaching Basketball throughout the summer, but you’ll have the opportunity to broaden your experience by coaching on our Multi Sports programmes also (full training provided).

What’s a summer Basketball coaching job like at USSI?

Our basketball camps offer participants a chance to learn the fundamentals of the sport in a fast-paced, low pressure environment. The age range of the campers is between 6 to 14 years. Camps are for designed for beginner, to intermediate ability levels, and allow children to learn the basics in a fun, relaxed atmosphere. Our aim is to enable each camper to grow in an atmosphere that promotes integrity, self-esteem, positive values and good sportsmanship. The multi sports aspect of our camps encompasses an intro to 15 different sports in one week (including basketball!) you’ll have the chance to inspire and educate campers throughout (don’t worry, you’ll receive full training upon arrival to the USA). To succeed in the role, you’ll need to have experience and good understanding of basketball, be enthusiastic, energetic, positive and hard working – if that sounds like you, apply today!

Features and benefits of a coaching position at USSI:

  • Accommodation close to New York City.
  • Summer in the sunshine working with children and having fun!
  • Official Nike coaching apparel and full equipment provided
  • The opportunity to work with children of various ages
  • Opportunities to explore the USA and travel after your contract ends!
  • Coaching manuals and curricula
  • And much, much more!

Why Work for USSI?

A summer at USSI will not only improve your coaching knowledge, introduce you to the American culture, and offer you an unrivaled experience, but you will also make great friends and even better memories. So much so, that you will want to come back year after year!

Who can Apply?

Anyone over 21 with a full driving license. You do not have to be hugely qualified, just a fun person who likes coaching young people and who wants to try something new!

To apply or if you have any questions please contact our recruitment manager Mark at:

UK contact number: 07592 909189