Job Summary and Details

The Assistant Coach is responsible for guiding and coaching young people to become more confident, capable and resilient versions of themselves on and off the course.

Essential Duties

  • Must become active in the First Tee Coach Program by completing the ACT training
  • Become proficient in the delivery of all appropriate First Tee program content
  • Deliver First Tee program content as trained by First Tee — San Francisco and First Tee HQ staff
  • Maintain consistent and regular attendance
  • Ensure the safety of all First Tee — San Francisco participants
  • Assist in set-up and clean-up of all class activities
  • Serve as a positive example and mentor for First Tee — San Francisco participants
  • Monitors the quality of equipment and inform the Site Coordinator or Chief of Programs Officer of equipment needs
  • Maintain and organize all equipment in storage areas and facilities
  • Assist in participant check-in and check-out process
  • Perform other support duties as assigned


  • Demonstrate outstanding character consistent with that of a mentor
  • Lives out First Tee values and put First Tee life skills into practice in your own life
  • Maintain professional and welcoming attitude towards co-workers, volunteers, participants and parents
  • Serve as an ambassador for First Tee’s brand to the public
  • Complete all background check and child safety training requirements
  • Always ensures the physical, emotional and social safety of participants
  • Adhere to the standards of the First Tee Code of Conduct
  • Commit to making First Tee classes and the game of golf fun for every participant

Experience & Qualifications

  • Prior experience with sport and coaching
  • Previous experience working with youth in a classroom, camp or similar environment
  • Graduation from an accredited high school or equivalent
  • 18 years or older

Responsibility, Work Environment and Physical Demands

  • No supervisory responsibilities
  • Regularly works in outside conditions that include inclement weather, heat and humidity
  • Very active position and requires standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, crawling and climbing all day
  • Frequently lift and/or move items that weigh more than 50 pounds
  • Must be able to walk nine holes

First Tee Overview

First Tee — San Francisco creates experiences that build character to empower kids through a lifetime of new challenges and continuous personal growth. By seamlessly integrating the game of golf with a life skills curriculum, First Tee — San Francisco creates active learning experiences that build inner strength, self-confidence and resilience that kids can carry to everything they do.

Created in 1997 by the PGA TOUR, First Tee has been using golf to provide unique growth opportunities and learning experiences to all kids no matter their background. In 2004, First Tee — San Francisco opened its doors to share the First Tee experience with the kids in the greater San Francisco area.

Salary and Job Type

  • $19.00 hourly
  • Non-Exempt
  • Part-time

Job Location: TPC Harding Park, 99 Harding Road, San Francisco, CA 94132

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