Special Olympics in the Great Falls Area is searching for an Assistant Area Director! Do you enjoy planning? Managing events? Working closely with others? Then this position could be for you!
Primary Purpose: The Assistant Area Director supports the Area Director in ensuring the overall success of the Area and fulfills the Area Director’s duties in their absence as needed. The Assistant Area Director oversees the management of all current and historical Area documentation. This position also organizes the annual Area retreat.
General: Acts as the Area Director in his/her absence; assists the Area Director with all primary duties.
Calendar: With the help of the entire AMT, all planning committees and SOMT staff develops, distributes and manages the Annual Area Calendar quarterly.
Contact Lists: With the help of the entire AMT, all planning committees and SOMT staff develops, distributes and manages the Area Contact List quarterly.
Volunteer Management: Works with Area Director and SOMT Outreach Director/Coordinator to plan annual AMT retreat
Meetings: Print and assemble all needed materials for monthly AMT meetings.
Committees: Collect minutes from committees and include in monthly packet for AMT meetings; Oversees the Area’s Administrative Committee.
Special Olympics Montana Connection: Participates in monthly Area Director calls with SOMT staff; Completes annual self-evaluation with Area Director and SOMT Outreach Director; Serves a 3-5 year term; may serve as the Area Director-elect.
COMPENSATION: Smiles, hugs, and lifelong friendships! This is a volunteer, non-paid position. Allowable expense reimbursements are available.
BENEFITS: Be part of something great and help individuals with intellectual disabilities train for life through sports. Make friends, open hearts, change lives and be part of the Special Olympics movement.
Volunteers are the Heartbeat of Special Olympics Montana where we serve over 2,000 athletes. To give these individuals the opportunities they enjoy, we need your help. Every volunteer is a potential spokesperson for Special Olympics Montana. Our success is driven by the dedication of our volunteer Management Teams, Area and Local Coordinators, Coaches and thousands of event volunteers. Find out what volunteer opportunities interest you. If you would like more general volunteer information please contact Nancy Undercofler, Outreach Director, by email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 406-564-0522. Check out www.somt.org for further information too.
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.
Great Falls Special OlympicsGreat Falls, MT59401
February 17, 2021
Event Design & Planning
Verbal / Written Communication
Driver's License Needed
Must be at least 21
Orientation or Training
It is flexible.
Class A Volunteers are required to get a background check.