Provide Sports Training and Competition Opportunities for Special Olympics Montana Athletes


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

710 1st Ave NGreat Falls, MT 59401

Share the wealth and joy of Special Olympics Montana!

About

Do you love sports? Do you love to share your passion of sports with others around you? Special Olympics Montana, Great Falls adult program is currently seeking qualified individuals to lead a newly developed team in the area. Help organize and lead a group of Special Olympics athletes and develop your own team of coaches and volunteers.

Special Olympics Montana provides year round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharking of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympic athletes, and their community.

The new adult program consists of 30 - 40 athletes 21 years of age and older based in the Great Falls community who participate in a variety of Olympic-type sports. Special Olympics Montana offers 4 sports seasons: Basketball, Bowling, Winter (which include snowshoe, cross country and alpine skiing, and snowboarding), and Summer Games (events include athletics, aquatics, bocce, and soccer among others). Local Program Coordinators are responsible for all aspects of the program from securing facility locations for practice, to recruiting qualified coaches for training athletes. Responsibilities also include timely submission of registration materials for local and state competition and participation in fundraising events.

Individual(s) must have strong leadership, communication and organizational skills. Special Olympics Montana will provide all training and orientations to the program. Do not need sports experience to apply. Join a dynamic team of Special Olympics Volunteers TODAY!

Skills

  • Coaching
  • Fitness Instruction
  • Outdoor Recreation
  • Recruiting
  • Program Management
  • Operations

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Year Round

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