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Coord of Athletics

Company: New Hope Community Inc
Location: Loch Sheldrake
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Job Description:

Reports to: Day Program Coordinator

Qualifications: Must have knowledge or equivalent training in all areas of physical education and related fields. Must hold a current lifesaving certificate. Previous experience with developmentally disabled required, along with a valid driver's license. High school diploma or GED required.

Essential Functions:

  • Create a strong curriculum base in physical fitness, games, sports, swimming, and other areas pertaining to athletics and physical fitness.
  • Coordinate sporting events in the community and facilitate inter agency sporting programs.
  • Facilitate use of adaptive equipment and techniques in athletics.
  • Be alert for any signs of distress.
  • Offer classes, educational materials, mentoring, and innovative projects for day and evening programs, and all other agency programs (Respite, Without Walls, Continuing Education, etc).
  • Be physically capable of assisting individuals out of the pool.
  • Maintain the pool area in a safe and clean manner; ensure all pool side equipment is in proper working condition. Ensure all chemical levels are at desired levels.
  • Maintain a current Lifesaving Certificate at all times.
  • Maintain required trainings and documentation as required on the various

systems and logs provided

  • Collaborate with community consultants and educational institutions to design new programs that explore "ground breaking" ideas and growth in athletics and physical fitness.
  • Design quarterly events/ tournaments that showcase the work and activity accomplished in sports.
  • Promote athletics and physical fitness programs through accurate scheduling, articles for agency publications, taking photographs, emails, etc.
  • Attend team meetings as scheduled by Senior Leisure Coordinator.
  • Responsible for maintaining accurate documentation of the athletics program pertaining to participation and progress in classes/clubs and outings.
  • Meet once weekly with the Senior Leisure Coordinator to discuss program needs, participation, supply needs, scheduling of staff and programs and activities.
  • Communicate to the Senior Leisure Coordinator any concerns pertaining to attendance and participation that are observed during programs.
  • Coordinate volunteers, supported work, consultants, community groups and other athletics/ physical fitness related personnel.
  • Maintain required trainings and documentation as required on the various

systems and logs provided

Keywords: New Hope Community Inc, Scranton , Coord of Athletics, Other , Loch Sheldrake, Pennsylvania

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