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Foundation Seeking Program Coach & Event Coordinator
August 6, 2011

Wanted: Program Coach & Event Coordinator

The City of Lakes Nordic Ski Foundation is seeking a full-time Program Coach & Event Coordinator.

Description:

The Program Coach and Event Coordinator works with a variety of youth and adult programs and is responsible for a variety of camps, event preparations and program coordination.  There is a significant amount of coaching and event work on evenings, weekends and late in the afternoons.  The key words here are variety and rewarding.  This can be a challenging job – but those who thrive on a variety of activities with an outdoors focus will love this work.

Job requirements include:

  • a college degree;
  • proficiency in cross country skiing;
  • an interest in working with a diverse array of young people – especially middle school aged children;
  • A passion for a variety of outdoor activities.

The best candidates:

  • will be highly organized;
  • will be able to work independently;
  • will have strong leadership and managerial skills;
  • will be effective communicators;
  • will be proficient mountain bikers with a basic understanding of bicycle maintenance;
  • will enjoy a mix of office and coaching work;
  • will be good writers;
  • will have non-coaching skill sets;
  • will be highly motivated to mentor young people.

Salary:

$25,000 – $30,000/year, depending upon experience.

Resume and Cover Letter:

Please submit resume and cover letter via email by Monday, August 15 to margaret@cityoflakesloppet.com.