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Various LocationsEssex, Morris, Union, Burlington & Mercer Counties, NJ08540
Requirements/Duties of a Coach: Girls on the Run meets after school and/or on weekends for 1 hour and 15 minutes on a bi-weekly basis for 10 weeks late March to mid-June. Coaches lead small, closed groups of girls (ages 8-13) through an easy-to-use curriculum and supervise/participate in activities that teach life skills. Coaches must be willing to communicate program information to the participants' parents and attend the end-of-season 5K event. All coaches are required to attend a 4-hour training on a Saturday or evening in March. Program sites are at schools and parks in Burlington, Mercer, Essex, Morris, and Union Counties. Please visit our website at www.girlsontherunnj.org for more information.