Employment Opportunities


Winter Season
Dates of evaluations & practices: November 3, 2018 & November 10, 2018 and 4 additional weeknights
$15 - $25 Per Hour
This position will run basketball evaluations and pre-season practices and scrimmages.
Coaching Experience Preferred

Northampton Parks & Recreation Department is seeking a highly qualified individual to run basketball evaluations for our traveling basketball league program.

This position is responsible for planning and organizing, directing & supervising the eight evaluation/pre-season sessions. This would include leading the players in drills and skills sessions and ensure quality of the practice sessions.

This person will work with volunteer coaches and Recreation Staff members to evaluate each player for team placement to keep teams as even as possible.

Candidates must possess a strong working knowledge and experience in the sport of basketball either through playing or coaching. Also candidates must have the ability to work with children and general public appropriately, supervise volunteers and possess strong organizational skills.

Hours vary and would include Saturdays, November 3 & 10, as well as some weeknights, approximately total of 20 hours.

Applications taken until position is filled. Please submit an application via the green “Employment” button at www.northamptonma.gov

Seasonal Job Positions

The Human Resource Department posts the jobs that are open in the Recreation Department. Throughout the year, there are summer program positions, youth soccer, basketball and t-ball supervisors, men's softball and basketball scorekeepers, lifeguards, Aquatic and Family Center desk staff, and other positions available. We also have a variety of volunteer opportunities, from coaching to special events.

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