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Now Hiring: Chess Teacher


  • Up to 20 hours per week leading and teaching chess classes and clubs at regional schools.
  • Monthly Chess Events around the St. Louis region, including fairs, festivals, and tournaments.
  • Reports to the Scholastic Manager.


  • Must live near St. Louis, MO or be willing to relocate.
  • Must pass a clean background check and Missouri State Fingerprinting Check.
  • Must have a reliable method of transportation.
  • Active Chessplayer with basic chess knowledge (Online rating nearing 1000 on or
  • Experience teaching students in some capacity (Tutoring or classrooms).

Training and Benefits

  • Saint Louis Chess Club Teacher Training, Curriculum, and Support.
  • Saint Louis Chess Club Membership for you and your family.
  • US Chess Membership.
  • Free Lesson from other Club Teachers.
  • Free Entry to Club Chess Tournaments.
  • Pay from $25 to $35 per hour for classroom teaching.
  • Event pay from $17 per hour for fairs, festivals, and tournaments.
  • Flexible hours with year round opprotunities.

This is a great opportunity for students or anyone with free time in the afternoons.



Wheelchair/disability access is available in the rear - please proceed through the parking lot to our east and around to our back door. If you need additional assistance, please let us know.

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