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Youth Wellness and Sports Director

WANTED - Leader, with passion and humor, willing to join a great team dedicated to improving the health and well-being of our community.  
YMCANew Castle Community YMCA

LocationNew Castle, PA

Job Description
The Youth Wellness and Sports Director is responsible for the operation and programs of the Youth Wellness and Sports Department at our Y-Zone of the New Castle Community YMCA and will be responsible for general operations on evenings and weekends. The Y-Zone is located at 428 Eleanor Drive, New Castle, PA 16105
   » Bachelor's Degree in sport management, exercise science or related field,
   » excellent interpersonal, organizational, and communication expertise including the capability and practice to interact with children and adults
   » demonstrate a working knowledge of sports and wellness concepts
   » computer expertise including Microsoft Office software and email
   » managery practice is a plus.
   » Candidates must pass child abuse and criminal background clearances
   » current First Aid & CPR certifications within 60 days of employment
Essential Functions
   » prosperously lead the growth and expansion the operations of the Youth Sports & Wellness programs at the Y-Zone
   » Assist Branch Executive Director and Y-Zone Committee in the creation and continued development of the Y-Zone Youth Wellness Activities
   » Work with Branch Executive Director in the scheduling and promotion of Y-Zone youth programs
   » Recruit, hire, train, supervise, and evaluate Y-Zone youth programming staff and volunteers 
   » prosperously implement membership development into all Y-Zone youth programs and activities
   » Grow youth sports and wellness programs at the Y-Zone
   » Meet and exceed budget responsibilities for the Y-Zone Youth Wellness Department
   » Responsible for achieving targeted goals in Annual Campaign
   » Create prosperous special events within the department and assist in the organization and implementation of other special events for the Association
   » Interpret and communicate the Association’s strategic objectives to the community through public communication, the media, and participation in community organizations
   » Ensure quality and safety in all equipment used in youth activities at the Y-Zone
   » Serve as an ambassador between the New Castle Community YMCA, local schools, and parents
   » Share in the responsibility for the prosperous execution of strategic objectives with other professional staff, participating in special projects.
   » Be pro-active in securing grants for Y-Zone youth activities
   » Ensure quality of Y-Zone summer camp and staff
   » Be the liaison between Branch Executive Director and evening member service staff
   » Responsible for maintenance of fields-personally or by leading volunteers
   » In conjunction with Branch Executive, will ensure smooth operations specifically on evenings and weekends. 
   » Perform all other tasks as assigned.
Cause-Driven leadership abilities® Competencies
Mission Advancement:   Models and teaches the Ys 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 knowledge 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. Holds staff accountable for high-quality results using a formal process to measure progress.
Personal Growth:   Shares new insights. Facilitates change; models adaptcapability and an consciousness 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 expertise required to execute well; uses best practices and demonstrates up-to-date knowledge and expertise in technology.
Required Certifications
CPR and First Aid
income$33,000.00 - $34,000.00

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Apply by Mail to:Justin Umbs, 20 W Washington St, New Castle PA, 16101-3991
Resumes Accepted Until5/11/2018

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