Youth Basketball Volunteer Coach
Company: City of Goodyear, AZ
Posted on: May 23, 2023
Job Description Summary
Help us serve the youth and make a difference in your community! Volunteers are an essential part of youth sports and we need you to help make our programs a success. Whether you have a child on the team or not, you are welcome to apply to become a volunteer in our youth sports programs.
The season begins the week of June 5 and runs for 7 weeks. Practices are held on Monday or Tuesday and games are Wednesday or Thursday. All games and practices are held after 5:00pm. This is a recreational program with equal playing time for all participants with an emphasis placed on having fun in a healthy and safe environment.
The benefits to becoming a volunteer coach are:
* A credit applied to your account after completion of season (resident rate of $70).
* Opportunity to request up to 3 players on your team plus your own child
* Reserved indoor practice space at local Goodyear school gym and practice equipment
* Access to MOJO coach's app for drills, videos, and other resources
* Exclusive Coaches Polo
* Ability to receive volunteer hours
* Develop and implement meaningful and instructive practice plans.
* Teach participants the importance of sportsmanship and teamwork.
* Teach participants the rules and regulations of the sport and program.
* Communicate with all stakeholders in the program including parents, players, recreation staff, and officials.
* Coaches are expected to attend an in-person coaches meeting and are responsible for contacting their teams after the meeting and being in communication with parents throughout the season (via email, phone, text, etc.)
* Basic knowledge of the game, rules and the ability to demonstrate and communicate proper skills and drills.
* Ability to deal professionally and tactfully with players, their parents, other coaches, officials, spectators, and recreation staff.
In order to ensure the safety of all participants, volunteer coaching requirement include:
* Applicant must be 18 years of age
* Submission of Volunteer Application and background check
* Abide by Code of Conduct
Coaches Meeting is Tuesday, May 23, at 6:00 PM at the Goodyear Recreation Center.
Practices are Mondays or Tuesdays beginning June 5. Games are Wednesdays or Thursdays beginning June 14. All practices and games are held after 5:00pm at a school gym in Goodyear.
Job Description Summary
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