CALLING ALL COACHES!! – Winter 2017

CALLING ALL COACHES!! – Winter 2017

Coach Recruit 1

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 4-7:30PM evening training session on either August 29 or August 30, 2017.
  • Additional CPR training 4-8:30PM on August 31, 2017 (CPR training only required for Head Coaches; optional for Assistant Coaches)
  • Must attend the end of season 5k event on December 2, 2017.
  • 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 SEPTEMBER (varies by site) AND RUN THROUGH DECEMBER 2, 2017

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/girls-on-the-run-of-tucson-winter-2017-new-coach-and-volunteer-application

Returning Coach Registration Link:

https://www.raceplanner.com/volunteer/signup/gotr-winter-2017-returning-coach-application

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

Mission View Elementary 

2600 S. 8th Ave  Tucson AZ 85713

 1-2 Assistant Coaches 

Tue & Thur 3:00 – 4:30pm

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

   Peter Howell Elementary
401 N Irving Ave, Tucson AZ 85711

 1- Head Coach

Tue & Thur 3:00 – 4:30pm

 

   

               St Michael’s                 602 N Wilmot Rd, Tucson AZ 85711

 1 Assistant Coach

Mon & Wed 3:30 – 5pm

FULL

       

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