CALLING ALL COACHES – SPRING 2018

Coach Recruit 3

Girls on the Run of Tucson 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 8am-12:00pm training session on Saturday, January 6, 2018
  • Additional CPR training 4pm-8:30pm on Friday, January 5, 2018 (CPR training only required for Head Coaches; optional for Assistant Coaches)
  • Must attend the end of season 5k event on Saturday, April 14, 2018.
  • Must submit a GOTR background check.
  • All training will take place at Tucson Medical Center, 5301 E. Grant Road, Tucson AZ 85712

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

  • 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

(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.

LESSONS WILL BEGIN APPROXIMATELY 2ND WEEK OF JANUARY (varies by site) AND RUN THROUGH APRIL 14, 2018

To become a New or Returning Girls on the Run coach please complete your application on one of these links.

New Coaches Registration Link:

https://www.raceplanner.com/volunteer/signup/new-coach-volunteer-application 

Returning Coach Registration Link:

https://www.raceplanner.com/volunteer/signup/spring-2018-returning-coach-application

Sites currently looking for coach support – Lesson days & times indicated per site            *Stay Tuned for Additional Sites

         St Michael’s              

602 N Wilmot Rd, Tucson AZ 85711

 1 Head Coach

2 Assistant Coaches

           Mon & Wed               3:30 – 5pm

For other volunteer opportunities please contact sylvia.brown@tmcaz.com     

   Utterback Magnat Middle
3233 Pinal Vista  Tucson AZ 85713

 2 Assistant Coaches

Tue & Thur 4:00 – 5:30pm

 

   

      Jim & Vicki Click  Boys & Girls Club
1935 S. Columbus Blvd. Tucson AZ 85711
1 Head Coach

2 Assistant Coaches

Wed 3:30-5pm   

Fri 4:30-6pm

      

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