Special Olympics NC - Local Coordinator - Catawba County


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7703 River Bend RoadClaremont, NC 28610


Special Olympics North Carolina is seeking a local coordinator for the Catawba County area. The Coordinator will work together with our Community Resource Director and Sports team to serve potential athletes in Catawba County. The Coordinator will have the responsibility for successfully implementing Special Olympics activities within his/her assigned geographic area. We will provide ample support to get started and aid in connecting with schools and government departments.

Primary Duties of the Coordinator:

  • Management of and regular communication with the local program volunteer committee
  • Recruiting and training new local committee members as needed
  • Facilitating regular committee and sub-committee meetings and ensuring minutes are kept and updates circulated
  • Ensuring various non-sport aspects of the program are properly managed by the committee (i.e., fundraising, volunteer recruitment, etc.)


Prior experience with a nonprofit organization or sports organization and prior experience in working with a special needs population are preferred. Ability to supervise and effectively delegate to committee members and other volunteers. The ability to communicate openly and in a timely manner.


  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Project Management
  • Relationship Building

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 5 + hours per month depending on the month
  • Work with a team to organize sport training and events.

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