RCI represents the best central Virginia has to offer in genuine and honest tournament chess training, professional development, and entrepreneurial training!! As a coach, your job is to introduce real chess to RCI pupils. You are charged with making every effort to keep our pupils growing in the process of achieving a rating, a coach certification, referee certification, and them being aware of how it affects their high school application, college application, and resume!
Requirements: You must have played chess before. There is no such thing as a “no experience necessary”, coaching position in chess!
- With parental consent or accompaniment, there are no minimum age requirements.
- Persons that have signed a, “Non-Compete” agreement are not eligible for 18 months after their last activity unless a verifiable, “Letter of Release” is presented. No Exceptions!!
- Training takes about 4-6 hours.
Coaching Sessions last 75 – 90 minutes. Coaches will be compensated according to qualifications per sessions;
No US Chess Membership,(USCF) $10.00
USCF Member, $15.00
Rated USCF member,(875), $20.00
USCF Member with Coach or Director/Referee Certification, $25.00
Rated USCF with Coach or Director/Referee Certification, $30.00
Rated USCF with Coach and Director/Referee Certification, $35.00
Tournament Directors/Referees are compensated by 10% of the entries or 3-4 times the entry fee per event, whichever is greater.
After 9 months or 25 coaching sessions Coaches receive a $5.00 raise per session.
After 12 tournaments as primary or assistant receive a $5.00 raise per session.
Please send resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org.