Employment Type: Full-Time
Junior Giants is a free, non-competitive and coed baseball program for youth ages 5-18. Working together with local agencies, families and volunteers, Junior Giants reaches into communities and offers youth a chance to learn the basics of baseball during the summer while also discovering the importance of essential life skills. Established in 1994, Junior Giants now annually serves over 25,000 participants in 90 leagues. Junior Giants is more than just baseball and offers several distinct programs to further enrich a player's experience. Players learn the Junior Giants Four Bases of Character Development: Confidence, Integrity, Leadership and Teamwork, as well as the importance of Health, Education and Bullying Prevention. Applicants should apply directly through our SurveyGizmo link: https://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/5369430/2020-Junior-Giants-Ambassador-Application Further help on this page can be found by clicking here.
Member Duties : AmeriCorps Members will: - Serve as an online coach for (2) six-week Junior Giants at Home seasons - Create original videos and downloadable activities for players - Display professional written and oral communication skills via email, Slack, Zoom, phone & social media - Recruit participants via local news agencies, community programs, churches, youth programs, etc. - Collect parent feedback at the end of each season via online survey distribution. - Participate in various virtual events, trainings, and meetings (i.e. weekly check-in call, diversity, equity & inclusion trainings, AmeriCorps National Service Day) - Recap the service term with a formal End of Season Report Program Benefits : Training , Education award upon successful completion of service , Living Allowance . Terms :
Car recommended , Permits attendance at school during off hours , Uniforms provided and required , Permits working at another job during off hours . Service Areas :
Health , Community Outreach , Education , Children/Youth . Skills :
Public Speaking , Leadership , Writing/Editing , Team Work , Recruitment , Teaching/Tutoring , Community Organization , General Skills , Youth Development .