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Sports Director - Weekley Family YMCA
HOUSTON TX 77007
Category: Restaurant
  • Your pay will be discussed at your interview
  • **ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS**:
    **YMCA COMPETENCIES** (TEAM LEADER):
    Mission Advancement: Models and teaches the Y's values. Ensures a high level of service with a commitment to changing lives. Provides volunteers with orientation, training, development, and recognition. Cultivates relationships to support fund-raising.
    Collaboration: Champions inclusion activities, strategies, and initiatives. Builds relationships to create small communities. Empathetically listens and communicates for understanding when negotiating and dealing with conflict. Effectively tailors communications to the appropriate audience. Provides staff with feedback, coaching, guidance and support.
    Operational Effectiveness: Provides others with frameworks for making decisions. Conducts prototypes to support the launching of programs and activities. Develops plans and manages best practices through engagement of team. Effectively creates and manages budgets.
    Personal Growth: Shares new insights. Facilitates change; models adaptability and an awareness of the impact of change. Utilizes non-threatening methods to address sensitive issues and inappropriate behavior or performance. Has the functional and technical knowledge and skills required to perform well; uses best practices and demonstrates up-to-date knowledge and skills in technology.
    7. Completion of following training requirements:
    Prior to first scheduled shift:
    Within first 30 days of employment:
    **Physical Demands**:

Job code: lhw-e0-89772633

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  Job posted:   Thu May 17, 2018
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Sports Director - Weekley Family YMCA
Develops, organizes and implements high quality YMCA youth programs with an emphasis on youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. This position will oversee all Youth Sports for The Weekley Family YMCA. The Weekley Family YMCA Youth Sports program currently serves over 3400 participants throughout the year in leagues, camps and clinics.
1. Directs and supervises program activities to meet YMCA objectives. Expands youth sports program within the community in accordance with strategic and operating plans.
2. Secures and schedules athletic fields and facilities. Transports and sets up equipment for games and practices; monitors and purchases necessary sporting equipment as budget permits.
3. Creates teams from paid and financially assisted registrations. Organizes and conducts parent orientation meetings, and training and meetings for coaches.
4. Develops and distributes team practice and game schedules; trains and schedules sports officials; develops and distributes sports rules, guidelines and handbooks.
5. Purchases and distributes team uniforms and awards; coordinates and distributes team photographs.
6. Organizes and hosts season parties and events.
7. Organizes and conducts sports camps and clinics.
8. Assists in the marketing and distribution of youth sports program information, may organize and schedule program registrations. May review and process program scholarship applications.
9. Develops and maintains collaborative relationships with community organizations. Assists in YMCA fund raising activities and special events.
10. Responds to all member and community inquiries and complaints in timely manner.
11. Assists with Program Committee meetings.
12. Compiles program statistics. Monitors and evaluates the effectiveness of and participation in program.
Holds staff accountable for high-quality results using a formal process to measure progress.
**Requirements**
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
1. Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent.
2. One to two years related experience operating a sports program with multiple locations.
3. Minimum age of 21.
4. Ability to communicate effectively (written and oral) with children and adults.
5. Desire to work with children and the ability to relate to them in a positive, patient, sensitive and non-judgmental manner.
6. Must be able to work evenings and weekends.
Online training for Child Abuse Prevention, Work Place Harassment & Bullying, Universal Precautions, Information Security and Awareness.
ASHI trainings for CPR-Pro, AED, Oxygen and First Aid
Sufficient strength, agility and mobility to perform essential functions and to supervise program activities in a wide variety of indoor and outdoor locations.
**Due to the large number of applications we receive, we will only contact applicants who are selected for an interview.**
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job description is not all inclusive. The YMCA of Greater Houston reserves the right to amend this job description at any time. The YMCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer Females/ Minorities/ Veterans/Disabled._

**Posting ID** 83240225344

**Location** Houston,TX

**Job Category** Program Director

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