Each season Girls on the Run of Northwest Arkansas identifies and selects a dynamic group of coaches to lead each of our teams of 8-15 girls. Coaches are parents, teachers, school administrators, college students and other community members who are committed to developing and celebrating our girls.
The Coach is a volunteer position that works with a team of coaches to facilitate the Girls on the Run curriculum to program participants. This position entails approximately four hours per week for a 10-week commitment.
The Assistant Coach supports the Coach at a Girls on the Run program site while serving as a role model and mentor for program participants. The position entails approximately 1.5-3 hours per week for a 10-week commitment.
The Junior Coach is a volunteer position for high school students to assist the Coach and Assistant Coaches at a Girls on the Run program site. The position entails approximately 1.5-3 hours per week for a 10-week commitment.
The Junior Helper is a volunteer position for high school students to assist the Head and Assistant Coaches at a Girls on the Run program site. The position entails approximately 1.5-3 hours per week for a 10-week commitment.
WHEN AND WHERE IS COACH TRAINING?
There will be two coach training sessions (listed below). Please select the session you’ll be attending within your coach application form.
August 20, 2017 at 12:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Arvest Conference Center
Legion & N. Main Street, Bentonville, AR 72712
August 26th, 2017 at 12:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
CAN I CHOOSE THE SITE WHERE I COACH?
Coaches may indicate a preference for the site at which they would like to coach. If coaches do not have a preference, we will assign them to a location in need of volunteers.
WILL I BE REIMBURSED FOR COACHING EXPENSES?
Each team receives a site allowance. Coaches must submit all receipts related to program expenses at the end of the season and will be reimbursed for an amount not to exceed the site allowance.
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