Head Gymnastics Instructor - Camp Matoaka


Job Description

Camp Matoaka is a summer camp for girls nestled in rustic Maine. Matoaka has a state of the art gymnastics facility with Olympic-style equipment, including a regulation 40’x 40’ spring-loaded floor, uneven bars, high and low balance beams, a vaulting table with a separate runway and springboard, myriad mats and spotting blocks, and a Tumble Track. The Head Gymnastics Instructor is responsible for leading a team of coaches in training campers of all levels.

Apply by: June 2 2020


Camp/Organization: Camp Matoaka (ACA Accredited)

Location: Smithfield, ME

Type of Position: Specialized Activity Leader

Time Frame: Seasonal

Salary: Competitive salary based on experience.


- 10+ years of formal gymnastics training
- In-depth understanding of safety protocols
- Proficient in instruction of the five apparatuses: balance beam, uneven bars, vault, floor and Tumble Track
- Ability to choreograph programs and demonstrate tricks
- Highly energetic, spirited, and motivational
- Experience working with youth


- Lead a team of four instructors to coach campers of all abilities
- Coordinate daily staff schedule and manage performance of instructors
- Oversee gymnastics curriculum; create lesson plans and skill-builder activities
- Choreograph routines for performances
- Coach Matoaka’s gymnastics team in inter-camp competitions
- Collaborate with camp leadership to plan engaging programmin

Additional Information

This position can be used to earn internship college credit and/or fulfill required field experience hours.


Esther Eisenhard

328 Lagrange St.
Boston, Massachusetts 02132