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Empower Girls in Your Community as a Girls on the Run Coach!

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Girls on the Run of Montgomery and Delaware Counties, Pa | Lower Gwynedd Township, PA
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Girls on the Run of Montgomery and Delaware Counties, Pa


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Published 1 month ago

Start Date

March 2, 2020

End Date

May 30, 2020

Schedule

Weekday Afternoons

Time Commitment

A few hours per week

Duration

Short-Term (few weeks/months)


A GOTR Volunteer Coach works with a team of coaches twice a week after school to facilitate the Girls on the Run curriculum to program participants (girls ages 8-13) over the 10 week season.

Required of Volunteers:

  • Understanding and believing in the mission of the organization and acting as a spokesperson for the program
  • Serving as a role model and mentor
  • Preparing, organizing, and supervising the weekly lessons (co-facilitate)
  • Collaborate with other coaches for successful lesson delivery
  • Interacting with the parents of the program participants; planning and coordinating the end of the season celebration
  • Coordinating the community impact project
  • Attending the end of season community 5K event with program participants and other coaches
  • Attending mandatory 1.5 hour online pre-training and 6 hour in-person training
  • At least 1 coach has to be First Aid/CPR certified. If you need to get certified, GOTR offers three certification classes. Dates will be posted on our website in Fall 2019.
  • Junior Coaches are between the ages of 16-17.
  • Submit Criminal & Child Abuse Background clearances to GOTR Staff. We will need a FBI Fingerprint clearance if you have not lived in PA for at least 10 consecutive years.

For more information and to sign up, visit our website at www.gotrpa.org/Coach. For a list of participating schools, visit https://www.gotrpa.org/Our-Locations.

For questions, email glynis.braun@girlsontherun.org

We look forward to having you volunteer with us!

A GOTR Volunteer Coach works with a team of coaches twice a week after school to facilitate the Girls on the Run curriculum to program participants (girls ages 8-13) over the 10 week season.

Required of Volunteers:

  • Understanding and believing…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Training Provided
  • Groups Welcome
  • International Volunteers Welcome

Location

Lower Gwynedd Township, PA

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