YMCA of Greater Boston Sports Instructor/Coordinator in Brighton, Massachusetts
The Oak Square YMCA is searching for a sports instructor to lead a group of children ages 3 to 14 instructing sports classes. Classes are on weekday afternoons and weekend mornings. Candidate must possess excellent child/parent communication skills, expertise in a variety of sports and the ability to work independently.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE :
One to two years related experience preferred; for example, as an sports coach or volunteer.
Typical requirements within 60 days of hire include: completion of: Child Abuse Prevention for Supervisory Staff; Working with Program Volunteers; CPR; First Aid; AED; Bloodborne Pathogens, commercial driver’s license.
SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES/KNOW HOW :
¨ Excellent public relations and conflict resolution skills in order to facilitate positive relationships with parents, staff, children, and outside agencies.
¨ Have a concern for detail and accuracy and have the ability to delegate responsibility.
Qualities needed for this position:
Energetic, motivated and well organized individual who has a passion for children and sports.