There are many ways you can join our team. From career opportunities to internships to one-time and ongoing volunteer opportunities, we’d love for you to get in the game. Be sure to check our website regularly for updated opportunities.

Part-Time Coach

Girls in the Game Elementary is an innovative citywide collaborative that uses sports and fitness, health and nutrition education and leadership and life-skills development to improve the overall physical health and emotional well-being of elementary-school girls. The 30-week program spans the entire school year, and weekly program sessions run 90 minutes in length, depending on the age group. Curriculum is structured around three-week modules, with each module incorporating a physical activity, such as basketball, soccer or creative movement; a health education topic, such as smart eating, body image, or drug and alcohol education; a life skills topic, such as sportswomanship, self-awareness and identity or peer pressure; and a key message that focuses on smart eating or physical activity.

Girls in the Game is seeking a part-time coach to do the following:

  • Assist in the instruction of the after-school and weekend programming held at multiple sites throughout the city
  • Coordinate and maintain regular communication with schools/youth centers, coaches and volunteers
  • Learn and lead the curriculum used for programming for up to 25 participants per site
  • Help to coordinate and chaperone regular weekend activities, bringing together all schools/sites
  • Attend weekly coaches’ training meetings and complete weekly progress forms
  • Participate in the evaluation of the Girls in the Game Elementary program
  • Organize and maintain program materials and equipment

If you are interesting in applying, please download the full Part-Time Coach job description and application instructions.