Baby Boomers: Do you love to exercise and stay active? Come be a Matter of Balance Coach!


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When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

All overDenver, CO 80205

About

Are you 55 years or better and love to get older adults motivated and moving? Come be a Matter of Baclance Coach!

Criteria for Leadership:
Good communication and interpersonal skills
Enthusiasm
Dependability
Willingness to lead a small group
Interest in working with older adults
Life experience valued - with education or health care experience a plus
Training Expectations:
Attend eight-hour Coach Training and earn a Master of Balance Certification
Attend 2.5 hour Facilitation Training update annually
Agree to facilitate two (2) Matter of balance classes within one year of certification - free to the volunteer
Classroom Responsibilities:
Prepare for each class by reviewing the Matter of Balance Manual and materials
Present the class according to the directions, training and materials provided
Encourage interactive discussion about concepts and skills presented
Demonstrate and coach the exercises outlined in the Matter of Balance Program
Monitor and connect with each participant
Promote socialization and solution-oriented environment among the participants
Most important, Have fun!

If you are interested in hearing more about this and other opportunities with the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program, contact Rachel today at (303)297-0408 or rdenenberg@voacolorado.org

Skills

  • Coaching
  • Mental Health
  • Nutrition
  • Life Coaching

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 55
  • Flexible
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