Smart Squash is seeking an assistant Squash professional. The assistant will work for Smart Squash the majority of the year and at Poly Prep School during the upcoming 2019-20’ squash season. The primary role of the assistant will be to work for Smart Squash. During the winter season the role will to be focused on helping new Poly Prep Head Coach of Squash, Travis Judson, in developing the middle and upper school teams as well as coaching the Varsity Girls’ team.
Outside of the scholastic season the assistant will work for Smart Squash, at nearby Eastern Athletic Club in Brooklyn Heights, NY. Smart Squash is a Brooklyn Heights-based squash program run by Mostafa Essam (US national junior coach and founder, head coach at Eastern AC) Wael El Hindi (former world no. 8, Head Coach at Eastern AC), and Adam Walker (US national junior coach, Head Coach at Eastern AC), who collectively run one of the leading junior programs in the United States. Over the last decade, the Smart Squash pros have garnered a great reputation for helping develop players and helping them with their college placement.
The hire will have the unique opportunity to help Smart Squash continue to be one of the best programs in New York and the country and to help Travis take the Poly Prep program to new heights.
Additional Opportunities and responsibilities:
- Help run weekly clinics and weekend clinics for Smart Squash at Poly Prep facility
- Private lessons and group clinics at Poly Prep and Eastern Athletic Club
- Work at Smart Squash Summer Camps held at EAC and in Southampton, NY
- Help coordinate practices, manage match schedule, and manage the Poly Prep Varsity Girls’ team
- Coordinate travel schedule for the Girls’ team during the scholastic season
Founded in 1854, Poly Prep is a kindergarten-12th grade independent school operating on two campuses (Park Slope & Dyker Heights). The middle school and upper school reside on the Dyker Heights campus. The Novogratz Athletic Center on the Dyker campus is home to Poly Prep’s state of the art squash facility, which boasts two four-wall glass show courts.
Compensation: Competitive base salary plus lessons/clinics, tournament coaching, and summer camps
Must be ready to start work in October/November at Smart Squash and Poly Prep School for the school season.