Chess Wizards

We believe strongly that education should be fun and exciting. Since our first classes in 2002, our Chess Wizards have inspired thousands of children across the United States and Canada to think logically, solve problems, win graciously, and learn from defeat. Our academy is so successful because our approach is so unique. Chess classes and lessons are based around our original, fun, and high-energy Chess Wizards curriculum. Regardless of a child’s ability Chess Wizards makes chess fun for all!

$40.00 - $60.00 hourly
Chess Wizards Illinois, USA
Sep 03, 2019
Part time
Chess Wizards is looking for energetic people to teach chess in an elementary classroom setting. This position is currently open for immediate placement. If having fun at work is an alien concept to you, then this is probably not the best job to consider! But if you love chess, and feel you can make it fun for kids of all ages, then you have probably found the perfect job (the only drawback: it is part-time). Currently, Chess Wizards is looking for instructors who are willing to teach between 1 and 5 one-hour classes per week.   Instructor Responsibilities and Qualifications:   Classroom Management: -Maintain an organized and ordered classroom -Supervise gameplay -Convey information in an exciting way   Teach Lessons: -Ability to relate well with children -Ability to make chess fun! -Knowledge of basic strategy required -USCF rating a plus   PR: -Maintain communication with our Main Office -Answer parent questions   Pay: $40-$60 per class Hours: 1-5 one-hour classes per week If you are able to fulfill the responsibilities above, while creating a fun and exciting atmosphere in your classroom, then this is the position for you! To apply, please submit the following:   1) Resume and contact information 2) Availability from 2pm to 5pm on Weekdays   To apply, go to For more information about our program, please check out our website: