Call for Coaches Spring 2017

CALL FOR COACHES – Spring 2017

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The Girls on the Run of Tucson Spring 2017 season needs you!

Coaches are dynamic role models dedicated to empowering girls to become healthy and confident young women. Do you want to make a difference and encourage girls to realize their full potential?

Learn about the GOTR mission and how you can help to educate and prepare girls for a lifetime of healthy living and self-respect!

ALL COACHES

  • Must attend one day training session on  January 7, 2017.
  • Must attend the end of season 5k event on Saturday April 8, 2017.
  • Must submit to a GOTR background check. Additional fingerprinting may be required by some school districts

Girls on the Run coaches do not need to be elite runners.   As long as you live a healthy lifestyle and are committed to improving the lives of girls, you can serve as a coach.  GOTR coaches empower girls by encouraging positive emotional, social, mental, spiritual and physical development.

HEAD COACHES

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  • Must be female and at least 21 years of age.
  • Must commit to 7-10 hours per week for 10 weeks including; two 1 ½ hour lessons weekly plus planning time.
  • Complete First Aid/CPR certification – provided by GOTR
  • Prepare, organize, and supervise two weekly lessons to implement the Girls on the Run curriculum.
  • Lead the program participants through each lesson.
  • Interact with parents of program participants.

ASSISTANT COACHES

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(This is a perfect opportunity for individuals who can’t make the more rigorous commitment of being a head coach)

  • May be male or female and at least 18 years of age.
  • Must commit to 3-5 hours per week for 10 weeks; including two 1 ½ hour lessons weekly.
  • Assist with all aspects of the facilitation of the Girls on the Run curriculum.
  • Attend coaches meetings in absence of head coach.

Junior Coaches

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LESSONS WILL START BEGINNING TO MID JANUARY (varies by site) AND RUN THROUGH APRIL 7, 2017

To become a New or Returning Girls on the Run coach please click the appropriate application link:

New Coaches Registration Link

Returning Coach Link

GOTR is an after school program.  Coaches must have the flexibility to be available in the early afternoons 2x per week.  Not all sites on the application drop down menu may be participating sites.  Weekend lessons are not applicable.

Sites currently looking for coach support – Lesson days & times indicated per site.  Check back for additional locations!

St Michael’s
602 N. Wilmot Road
*1 Head Coach; 2 Assistant Coaches – 
*Wed & Fri 3:30 – 5:00pm – lesson days subject to change depending on Head Coach availability

Wright Elementary
4311 E. Linden Road
2 Assistant Coaches
Tue & Thur 2:45 – 4:15pm

        Please check back for updates on other locations that may need coach support!

Questions?

Contact the program coordinator at Sylvia.brown@tmcaz.com or (520) 324-4745.