Founded in 1912, the mission of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City, a charter member of the Boys & Girls Clubs of America, is to promote the development of self-esteem, values and skills for boys and girls, ages 5-18, with special emphasis on youth from disadvantaged circumstances.
The Athletic Director is responsible for planning, developing and implementing a wide variety of athletic and recreational activities for youth between the ages of 5 to 18 within a designated Club designed to teach leadership skills, basic rules knowledge, sportsmanship, and teamwork. Responsibilities also include planning and supervising a variety of sports clinics, tournaments, field trips and related activities; recruiting participants; maintaining and inventorying sporting equipment and facilities; scheduling and coordinating gym usage; and working effectively to create partnerships with outside agencies, schools and colleges to expose members to skill-building, educational and athletic opportunities. Additional duties as assigned by Program or Unit Director.
Demonstrated knowledge of principles related to development of youth between 5 to 18 years of age, group leadership skills, and an understanding of group dynamics. Knowledgeable of various sports and recreational programs and activities. Must be able to meet background check and motor vehicle requirements.
Two-year college degree from an accredited college in related area/areas of youth development preferred.
Minimum of two years sports and recreation experience in the operation of a Boys & Girls Club (or similar organization) preferred or a combination of education and experience.
Benefits: Vacation, Sick & Personal Holiday Leave; Medical; Dental; Life Ins; LTD; Vision; 401(k); Profit Sharing
- English (United States)
- Minimum Age
- 21+ years old