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Sports and Fitness Specialist

Job Title:

Sports & Fitness Specialist

Job Hours:

School Year: Monday-Thursday 2:30-7:00pm, Friday 11:30-5:00pm

Summer: Monday-Friday 12:00-5:00pm

Salary:

$10.00- $12.00/hr

Reports To:

Director of Youth Services

How to Apply:

Applicants can apply by submitting a resume or  filling out an Employment Application and e-mailed to Director of Youth Services, Andrea Prichard at aprichard@bgckenosha.org

Primary Function:

Implement, supervise and evaluate all programs and activities in the program area of Sports and Fitness for members ages 6-12.

Position Responsibilities

    • Effectively administer programs and activities for youth age 6-12.
    • Develop lesson plans, and implement programs according to the plans.
    • Promote Sports and Fitness programs to members at the drop in center such as, but not limited to Triple Play, Numerous Different Sports including Skills and Game Play, Physical Fitness Programming etc.
    • Implement and enforce all Club rules and policies with the members.
    • Ensure a safe, healthy and positive environment in the Gym as well as the rest of the drop in center.
    • Maintain and utilize appropriate and adequate equipment for programs.
    • Actively supervise and engage members at all times.
    • Follow established policies and procedures of the drop-in center.
    • Model and encourage positive and constructive behavior of all members.
    • Do safety checks of your program area and equipment and report any findings.
    • Maintain and a clean and safe environment of assigned program area.
    • Monitor and evaluate programs in conjunction with the Program Director.
    • Participate in scheduled staff meetings and trainings.
    • Staff must wear their ID badge and have the option of wearing a BGC shirt.

Additional Responsibilities:

    • Ensure a team based work environment by communicating effectively and positively with supervisors, co-workers and volunteers.
    • Make recommendations regarding member’s needs, program ideas, and facility needs.
    • May be asked to participate in special programs and or events. These events may be scheduled at times when the Club is not open.
    • Perform other duties as assigned.

Position Requirements:

    • High School Diploma or GED.
    • Ability to work scheduled hours.
    • Experience working with youth ages 6-12
    • Ability to effectively operate a computer and programs used by the Club.
    • Strong verbal and written communications skills.
    • Ability to motivate youth and manage behavior.