Jobs

Skate for a living

As Skate Journeys continues to expand our skate programs, the need for staff members expands as well. Please see our current job openings below. If you don’t see an available opportunities but are interested in working with Skate Journeys, please send an email with your resume to jobs@skatejourneys.org

We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and encourage all to apply. Skate Journeys celebrates diversity and does not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, disability status, or any other applicable characteristics protected by law.

Skate Journeys is a nonprofit committed to teaching and transforming lives through inline and roller skating. With the recent surge in interest in skating of all forms, it’s a very exciting time to do what we do. If Skate Journeys sounds like the right fit for you, we look forward to hearing from you!

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Skate Instructor

Skate Journeys is always looking for passionate skaters to add to our team as Skate Instructors. Our Skate Instructors teach in various programs in the Seattle, Lynwood, and Bellevue areas, and help expand the skate classes and programs we can offer.

Skate Journeys is a nonprofit committed to teaching and transforming lives through inline and roller skating. With the recent surge in interest in skating of all forms, it’s a very exciting time to do what we do. If Skate Journeys sounds like the right fit for you, we look forward to hearing from you!

Priorities:
Facilitating weekend classes: managing and teaching quad and inline skates in various programs.
Role requirements:

  • must be able to lift 30-50lbs
  • must wear safety gear & helmet
  • must have clean driving record & pass a background check
  • must be SkateIA certified (we can facilitate this in training)

Hours: Part-time, variable, definite weekends

  • 15-25 hrs/week in role
  • 10 hrs/wk to start while training
  • Up to 40 hrs during summer camp weeks
  • Saturday/Sunday schedule
  • Days will alter during busy season (summer camps, etc.)

Compensation

  • Starting $16 – $20/hr
 

Email: jobs@skatejourneys.org with your resume or a detailed list of your work history, and in your email please describe your skating experience and why you want to be a Skate Instructor.

**All Skate Journeys skate instructors are professionals, certified through Skate IA, who teach by Skate IA’s official methodologies and techniques. If you’re interested in becoming a skate instructor, check out Skate IA’s  certification process.