Volunteer Yoga Instructor (Non-Paid Position)

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SafeHouse of the Desert

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Adults are not the only ones who get stressed out, teens do too. Our teens in the shelter are between the ages of 11-17 and love to learn new coping skills to deal with their day-to-day lives.

We are looking for volunteers with a passion for health and relaxation

We are currently looking for an energetic and experienced Yoga Instructor to teach our teens how to properly channel there energy through yoga. The ideal candidate for this position is experienced in different yoga series and is knowledgeable in Kids’ yoga. This volunteer will need to be an excellent communicator with motivational skills to help cautiously push our teens out of their shyness and through the physical and mental struggle while encouraging them throughout the class.

Must be able to:

  1. Lead a group of 2-10 individuals at a time.
  2. Demonstrate different practices and techniques.
  3. Offer alternative poses for clients with limitations.
  4. Commit to a consistent schedule for a minimum of 2 one-hour groups a month.
  5. Willing to work evenings or weekends
  6. Knowledgeable in Yoga
  7. Excellent communicator
  8. Constant motivator

** Due to confidentiality, licensing requires all volunteers be over the age of 18 and able to pass a background check.

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Children & Youth Crisis Support Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

72-710 E. Lynn StreetThousand Palms, CA 92276

SKILLS

  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Mental Health
  • Youth Services

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Current TB Test (within 1 year)

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