Health and Fitness Coordinator

    • Job Tracking ID: 512291-642640
    • Job Location: San Francisco , CA
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: Any
    • Job Type: Part-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: August 01, 2018
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
    • Starting Date: August 13, 2018
    • Club House Name: Visitacion Valley
    • Job Status: Part Time
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Job Description:

The Health & Fitness Coordinator is responsible for role-modeling and promoting healthy behaviors throughout the Clubhouse. This position will be starting in the coming school year August 14 2018. S/he is responsible for all health and physical education activities and is directly responsible to the Clubhouse Director. S/he shall plan, organize, direct and coordinate Health & Fitness programs within the policies and grant requirements of the organization. S/he will facilitate health education groups on various health-related topics. S/he will also oversee the games room.

 

KEY ROLES (ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES):

 

Health & Fitness Leadership -40 %

  • Role-model and promote healthy behaviors throughout the Clubhouse
  • Promote and stimulate membership in the department insuring that every Club member participates in some physical activity, including girl-specific programming
  • Plan and organize department programs, subject to the approval of the Clubhouse Director
  • Direct and supervise department activities and all part-time staff and/or volunteers assigned
  • Offer age appropriate seasonal leagues, tournaments and skill development activities to all Club members
  • Attend trainings and facilitate health education groups as scheduled

 

Resource Management -40 %

  • Responsible for the maintenance and operation of all outside play areas with a special emphasis on safety and sanitation conditions for Club members
  • Transport Club members in Club vehicles or on public transportation as needed
  • Promote health insurance enrollment to parents through our partnership with San Francisco Health Plan
  • Bring in guest speakers from the health & wellness field to speak to members about health topics and careers
  • Exercise authority in problems relating to the department

 

 

Day to Day Duties - 20%

  • Make daily attendance reports to the Clubhouse Director
  • Attend all meetings, conferences and training as required, assist with any fundraising projects conducted by the Club and assist with all Club-wide special events
  • Dress in clothing that is conducive to working with youth members in a youth development setting. Must wear a Club staff shirt when instructed
  • Requisition supplies and equipment for the department
  • Any other duties the Clubhouse Director might deem necessary to the best interest of the Club and the overall organization
  • At all times maintain a professional appearance and manner reflective of the high standards of Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco

 

 

SKILLS/ KNOWLEDGE PREFERRED:

 

  • Ability to develop and implement organized athletic programs and services, including innovative fitness programs for girls
  • Have valid CA Drivers License and be comfortable transporting Club members in BGCSF vehicles
  • Passion/personal interest in health
  • Experience facilitating health education groups and planning programs
  • Experience working with youth in an athletic program
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated organization skills
  • Current Red Cross first aid/CPR certification (within 90 days of employment)

 

SKILLS/ KNOWLEDGE PREFERRED:

 

  • Coursework or knowledge about health issues, such as nutrition, substance use, behavioral health, sexual health, etc.
  • Experience teaching sports, hip hop dance, capoeria, martial arts, yoga, cooking, etc.
  • Equipment and property accountability skills
  • Record keeping skills
  • BA/BS degree from an accredited college or university or related work experience

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/ WORK ENVIRONMENT:

 

  • Must be able to lift 15 lbs.
  • Must be able to stand for at least 1 hour
  • Must be able to sit at computer workstation for long time periods

 

 

DISCLAIMER:

 

The information presented indicates the general nature and level of work expected of employees in this classification. It is not designed to contain, nor to be interpreted as, a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, qualifications and objectives required of employees assigned to this job.

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