Hiring: Up2Us Sports AmeriCorps Coach

Posted: August 10, 2021

In direct partnership with Up2Us Sports (link), Beat the Streets Los Angeles is looking for a part-time AmeriCorps Coach to serve for the upcoming 2021-2022 season.

Additional details of this particular AmeriCorps program, can be found here (link). Benefits include a total stipend of $7,770, an Education Award of $3,172.50, and over 35 hours in youth development and mentor training.

Job Description:

This coach would serve at our flagship program, the Downtown Academy. He or she would help provide the most impactful programming possible for the over forty students this site serves.

This entails developing and implementing curriculum centered on social and emotional learning, using the sport of wrestling to help achieve that end. This coach would also help us facilitate the surveying and data collection of that process, as well as work directly with students to make sure they are having a positive experience.

15-20 hours a week is the expected time commitment.


The Downtown Academy is located near the campus of Belmont High School.

How to Apply:

Please email your resume to jonathon@btsla.org, along with a brief 3-4 sentence explanation stating your interest and availability.

Dates and Deadline:

This position would begin onboarding this September, begin their coaching duties in October, and end in August of 2022.

The deadline to apply is August 31st, 2021.