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Up2Us Sports Americorps Coach

Date: Ongoing

Organized By: Up2Us Sports

State: LA

Addie Fargason
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Up2Us Sports is a coalition of more than 1,200 nonprofit organizations that believe in the power of sports to fight childhood obesity, end academic failure, and reduce gang participation. Up2Us Sportsメ flagship program Up2Us Coach, a national coach/mentor program that places, trains, and supports coaches to provide meaningful experiences to youth in a variety of sports programs nationwide.

Up2Us Sports coaches serving through AmeriCorps must complete their assigned term of service not to exceed a 12 month period. During the term of service, the Coach will serve in a direct service role.

Additionally the Up2Us Sports Coach will:
-Encourage participants to gain and develop life skills, knowledge, and techniques through sport, using lessons learned at Up2Us Sportsメ best in class training events.

-Perform data collection activities such as directed by your Up2Us Sports Program Manager

-Act as a role model, gaining the respect and trust of the community and youth served.

Up2Us Sports Americorps Coaches must complete the following requirements to ensure successful completion of the AmeriCorps program:

-Completion of the minimum required hours of service and training by last day of coach contract
-Attend Coach Training Institute (August 6-9)
-Attendance at the Up2Us Sports Coach Orientation
-Completion of biweekly timesheets
-Attendance at a Day of Service
-Attend/Participate in Up2Us Sports trainings, meetings, and special initiatives

Skill Desired: Education/Training

Matching Interests: Outdoors, Indoors, Sports & Recreation, Children & Youth

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