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Native Games Instructor/Lead

Alaska Native Heritage Center

Position Title:  Native Games Instructor/Lead

This is a full-time seasonal position. 

GENERAL FUNCTION

The major function is to instruct the ANHC Interns on Native games, from correct warm-ups and stretches, to teaching games from around the state

Essential Responsibility:Summer Season Games Demonstration

Essential Responsibility:  Physical Fitness

Knowledge:

Individual should have knowledge of all aspects of Native Games both including methods and competition.  Individual will have knowledge of the different types of events in the Native Games.

Skills:

Individual will need good communication skills; must be able to instruct a group of high school students in an effective manner.  Also, in order to relate successfully with students, games instructor must be as interested in listening as they are in teaching.

Abilities:

Individual must have the ability to multi-task and have the ability to use good judgment. 

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE

Over 1 year up to 2 years of experience in Native Games and competition.

EDUCATION REQUIRED

General High School education, either a diploma or a GED.