Martial Arts Instructor

  • Full Time
  • Group Training
  • Anywhere

Northwest Martial Arts, Inc.

Martial Arts Instructor Wanted

  • Change lives
  • Share your passion
  • Inspire others
  • Impact the next generation of leaders
  • Share values and benefits of Martial Arts

We are looking for an enthusiastic Martial Arts Instructor who is passionate about changing lives and is seeking a career in the fast-paced martial arts industry. Utilize your excellent customer service skills and passion for martial arts in this exciting position!

A typical day for our instructors could include:

  • Instructing specialized group and private martial arts classes
  • Retention, marketing and class planning efforts
  • Attending designated staff meetings
  • Training to enhance your own martial arts skills

Our team of instructors work hard to provide entertaining and educational martial arts classes for our students.

As a martial arts Instructor, you will teach new skills to members to help them develop martial arts techniques while focusing on life skills such as respect, confidence, and discipline.

By instructing safe, exciting and martial arts training programs, you will help students develop, maintain, and exceed their personal mental and physical goals.

Your martial arts expertise and strong teaching skills will enable you to instruct an exciting program that can’t be beat!

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Provide an Amazing Student Experience
  • Monitors and instructs students during martial arts training on the safe and effective use the equipment
  • Instruct both private and group martial art classes
  • Help develop and maintain student base
  • Promote and sell martial art programs and classes
  • Responsible for helping achieve or exceed monthly revenue and program goals

Managerial & Supervisory:

  • Complete all administrative requirements associated with each student’s training and retention
  • Maintain the cleanliness of the martial art studio
  • Complete any assigned training, qualifying courses and certification needed to teach higher level classes or programs
  • Comply with all company safety rules and regulations
  • Use and oversee that students use all required safety devices and personal protection equipment required
  • Report accidents and injuries to supervisor as soon as possible
  • Participate in safety training and safety inspections
  • Suggest methods of preventing hazards to supervisors

Qualifications Education:

  • High School diploma or GED preferred
  • Experience teaching martial arts to youth & adults
  • Black Belt in a traditional martial art
  • Experience running martial arts events (Ex. Belt Rank Testing, Seminars, Camps)

Licenses / Certifications/ Registrations:

  • Certification for current belt rank
  • CPR/AED certification required within the first 3 months of hire

Other Requirements:

  • Excellent customer service and promotional skills, energetic, enthusiastic and motivational
  • Ability to resolve conflicts in a professional, tactful manner
  • Extensive knowledge of safe exercise techniques
  • Awareness of potential injuries and ability to handle emergencies
  • Ability to multi-task and learn quickly
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Excellent physical fitness
  • Knowledge and/or experience on enrolling and marketing for new students
  • Previous martial arts school management experience

All team members receive:

  • Advanced training opportunities
  • Discounts on all martial arts products & services
  • Opportunities for increased pay and bonus incentives based on performance

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: $15.00 – $20.00 per hour


  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off


  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends

Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay

COVID-19 considerations:
To keep our team and members safe, we require temperature checks for everyone entering the facility, as well as sanitizing their hands. Between each class we also clean the mats, equipment used and any frequently touched surfaces.


  • Martial Arts and/or Teaching: 3 years (Preferred)

Working Days:

  • Monday (Required)
  • Tuesday (Required)
  • Wednesday (Required)
  • Thursday (Required)
  • Friday (Required)
  • Saturday (Preferred)

Hours per week:

  • 20-29
  • 30-39

Typical start time:

  • 3PM

Typical end time:

  • 9PM

This Company Describes Its Culture as:

  • People-oriented — supportive and fairness-focused
  • Team-oriented — cooperative and collaborative

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Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply
  • Only full-time employees eligible

Work Remotely:

  • No

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