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Red Earth Martial Arts School 
$20-30 an hour – Casual/Part Time
Kids Love Karate is a successful and well established martial arts schools in Carrum Downs and Mount Eliza. We’ve been running age based karate classes for children since 2008.

We are looking for new teams to join our teaching staff.

We require a new instructors for our kids classes. Kids love karate teaches karate skills and practical martial arts self defence techniques.

We are looking for People with some martial arts experience as basic techniques will be taught (punch, block, kick) to the Childrens groups. Although the club is a karate school other martial arts experience will be considered (Taekwondo, Jui Jitsu, MMA). So, don’t let “no karate skills” stop you from applying.


  • Working With Children Check
  • Some martial arts experience (you don’t need to be black belt)
  • enjoy working with and teaching children
  • fun and easy going manner
  • albe to build rapport and respect
  • have own transport

The perfect applicant would be:

  • fun, happy and outgoing
  • energetic
  • a big kid at heart
  • patient with early learners

Previous experience:
This role would suit you if you have done anything like:

  • assisting with martial arts/fitness classes
  • baby sitting
  • child care
  • helping with little athletics, soccer, swimming, dance, drama, scouts, cubs, brownies
  • after school activities groups
  • Primary teaching

Responsibilities of the job:

  • set up the hall for the lessons
  • keep a class attendance register
  • conduct a fun, happy and inspiring karate lessons for children
  • age appropriate stretching and fitness
  • warm ups
  • simple punch, block, kick, step
  • use foam batons and soft punch pads for practicing skills
  • a short Q&A at the end of the class
  • keep the kids focussed
  • develop fitness, strength, co-ordination and self confidence in the kids

What we provide:

  • the teachers uniform (full karate suit)
  • public liability insurance for all teachers
  • assistance in creating class plans
  • basic syllabus for the kids groups
  • help in getting you started
  • on-going support and development
  • Assess to international recognition as a martial arts teacher

Rewards and Benefits:

  • Good casual pay rates
  • Flexible working conditions
  • classes run every week during school term
  • opportunity of future growth
  • on the job training
  • great, fun team to work with
  • pleasure in seeing your students grow and develop
  • your skills and efforts are appreciated
  • we listen to your ideas and suggestions – no comments are ignored
  • develop great interpersonal skills by working with the kids and their parents


  • our classes are held in Carrum Downs and Mount Eliza
  • not close to the rail station so you will need your own transport
  • 5 mins drive to Monash University (if studying)

Other prospects:.

  • we are looking at expanding our classes so we’ll need Coach/Teachers
  • we may be opening up another club just around the corner in 2017 so we will need a Coach/Teacher and/or an assistant for this new location.
  • we need someone to be available to fill in if the other instructors are sick



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