Ramah Sports Academy (RSA) is a Jewish overnight summer sports camp located on the campus of Monterey Bay Academy in La Selva Beach, California for children and teens with a passion for athletics and a desire to elevate all aspects of their game. With experienced coaches, caring role models, high level athletic facilities, and a wide range of electives, RSA is the perfect mix of elite sports instruction, joyful community, and inspiring Jewish living.
The camp session runs from July 5 through August 1, 2023. We offer instruction in Basketball, Soccer, and aquatics with elective choices in additional sports. The Head Coach of each sport at Ramah Sports Academy is responsible for planning all sports practices, creating a thoughtful learning experience for campers, and leads all coaching and mentoring. The Head Coach must lead by example, and embody the mission and goals of RSA. The Head Coach is expected to be a teacher at heart, and consistently display enthusiasm, energy, and leadership.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
- Develop training, teaching methods, drills and game play
-Supervise Assistant Coach
-Supervise camp counselors who will serve as assistant coaches
-Supervision of campers
-Manage set-up and take down, multiple times each day
-Responsible for safety, training, documentation, and support of campers
-Be attentive to camper health concerns including hydration and injury prevention
-Communicate camp values to campers including sportsmanship, leadership, fair play and more
-Be a vital part of the camp leadership, lending support to other activities throughout the camp day as needed
-Coaching experience (high school level or higher)
-Sport specific certification preferred
-Experience working with children, sports camp experience preferred
-Current Adult CPR & AED and Pediatric CPR Certification (required-training can be arranged)
The mission of Ramah Sports Academy is to provide a premier sports program that empowers campers to achieve their greatest potential as confident athletes, while building character and fostering a deep love for Judaism and Israel.