Special Olympics New Jersey - Young Athlete Program Jersey Waves


Cause Areas


Sun Jan 15, 2017 12:00 PM - Sun Jun 04, 2017 02:15 PM


The Aquatics & Fitness Center333 Cheesequake RdParlin, NJ 08859


Reports to:

Young Athletes program Coach

Time Commitment & Training:

This individual must be able to commit to the full duration of the event as scheduled. If unable to commit, please do not select this position.

General Description

Assist the Program Director in maintaining the flow and integrity of Young Athlete Program. Orientation will be provided on-site day of the event.

Duties & Responsibilities

Possible positions include:

  • Serve as a Young Athlete escort through the various sport/motor stations
  • Check in athletes and/or volunteers
  • Work specifically with a sport/motor station as directed by Program Director

Skills & Qualifications

Excellent verbal communication is a must, as well as ensuring professional and friendly service, including the ability to multitask and respond quickly to changes in schedules and plans.

Physical Requirements

The usual and customary methods of performing the job's functions require the following physical demands: occasional lifting, carrying, pushing, and/or pulling. Generally the job requires 70% walking, 25% standing, and 5% sitting. Must be able to stand and walk the majority of the volunteer shift.

Questions regarding this position should be directed to:

Amy Simmons | Volunteer Director | volunteer@sonj.org


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Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 16

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