(This program is only recommended for situations when your Golfer is familiar with this program and prepared to participate. For the caddie, the agreement helps him/her communicate what their Caddie experience is hoping to accomplish. It also gives the kids an understanding that they are providing business services and an introduction to a form of business agreement. This can also be used as a friendly reminder to the golfer that there are certain responsibilities when undertaking a caddie.)
TeachingKidsBusiness.com Career Preparation Caddie Program
Caddie Service Agreement
I _________________________________ (the Golfer) agrees to assume the following responsibilities during my round of golf today:
I will respect my caddie and treat him/her fairly and professionally,
I will act as a mentor and take an interest in his/her career ambitions and provide honest and candid advice, (optional)
I will answer as many questions as possible regarding career preparation and opportunities, (optional)
I will share the great traditions of golf through a few stories and uphold honesty and sportsmanship, (optional)
I will consider the safety of my caddie at all times,
I will respect the personal privacy of my caddie and not ask anything that he/she is uncomfortable with,
I will enjoy my game of golf and have some fun,
I will compensate my caddie a base pay of ___________ with potential tip/bonus based on performance.
I __________________________________ (the Caddie) agree to provide the following:
I will provide traditional caddie services that I have been trained on within the best of my abilities,
I will be cheerful, listen to my golfer and take instructions in a respectful way,
If my golfer is willing to answer career advice questions I will respect his or her wishes on when it is appropriate.
I will ask as many questions as possible and learn as much as possible about caddying, golf and my career preparation, (optional)
I will make a contribution to charity from my fee in the amount ___________% of my fee. (optional)
I will enjoy my day.
Agreement entered into this _______ day of _______________ (month) ________ (year).
( Golfer ) _______________________________________________________
( Caddie ) _______________________________________________________