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Summer Athletic Assistant ( Newark)

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DREAM (formerly Harlem RBI) | Newark, NJ
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DREAM (formerly Harlem RBI)


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Published 11 days ago

REAL Kids, an award-winning sports-based youth development and education program founded by DREAM (formerly known as Harlem RBI), is seeking a dynamic individual to serve as Athletic Assistant for an expansion location in Newark, NJ.


REAL Kids program offers a unique and supportive environment focused on enhancing youth engagement in reading and learning while building life skills in nutrition and fitness, critical thinking, teambuilding and leadership.


The Athletic Assistant will work with the Field Supervisor to handle the day-to-day skills based instruction and operations for an afternoon summer baseball/softball camp. The successful candidate will have experience coaching youth sports or participating in high school or college athletics.


Responsibilities



  • Collaborate with co-coaches to facilitate practice plans focusing on developing baseball/ softball and social emotional skill through sports
  • Maintains active engagement with co-coaches and youth throughout drills and games
  • Implements plans and assist in leading high quality practices geared towards developing youth’s skills
  • Umpire games
  • Adheres to REAL Kids baseball/ softball rules
  • Has ability to make all ruling decisions and calls
  • Remains unbiased while officiating a game
  • Reports all baseball/ softball rule and protocol violations to Field Supervisor


Qualifications



  • Strong knowledge of baseball/ softball rules;
  • Knowledge of baseball/softball fundamentals and team development;
  • Ability to uphold, promote and model youth development principles;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills;
  • Establish an athletics culture that emphasizes respect, teamwork and effort.



Hours

Summer Program hours are 12:00pm – 5:00pm Monday-Friday from July 3 – August 9th; additional hours to attend pre-service training between June 26th- July 2nd is also required.


Compensation

Hourly rate starts at $15/hr.

REAL Kids, an award-winning sports-based youth development and education program founded by DREAM (formerly known as Harlem RBI), is seeking a dynamic individual to serve as Athletic Assistant for an expansion location in Newark, NJ.


REAL…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Part Time Schedule

Location

433 Peshine Avenue, Newark, NJ 07112
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