Sport is a powerful force. It can shift the focus from disability to ability, from isolation to involvement. You can help change lives through sports.
Join us today by coming a Local Program Coordinator (LPC) for our Young Adults athletes.
Primary Purpose: responsible for the creation and overall management of their designated Special Olympics team. The LPC ensures that volunteers and athletes are prepared to participate in year-round local and state competitions and events. Depending on the size of the team, an LPC can manage a team alone or with the help of an Assistant LPC to provide general oversight for all team operations.
Primary Duties include: -working with local colleges to help create the first Young Adults Team in the Glacier area -create and maintain a healthy team atmosphere -recruit new athletes to participate -recruit volunteers and coaches to help with your team -remain organized with necessary paperwork -assist the team with local fundraising opportunities.
Training and support are readily available!
For more information reach out to Outreach Coordinator, Jacquie Simmons, at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 425-478-7657.
The mission of Special Olympics is to provide 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 sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes, and the community.
Special Olympics Montana is a nonprofit organization designed to provide year-round, statewide programs of physical fitness, sports training and athletic competition for children and adults with intellectual disabilities and closely related developmental disabilities.
Learn more at www.somt.org.
People with Disabilities
Sports & Recreation
We'll work with your schedule.
Glacier Area - Special OlympicsKalispell, MT59901
February 18, 2021
Verbal / Written Communication
Driver's License Needed
Must be at least 18
Orientation or Training
Time commitment will vary based on season and needs