Job Description We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated Youth Program Director to coordinate several duties within our company. This position will provide leadership, organization, guidance and training for youth athletes as well as club staff and coaches.
Responsibilities • Design structure, format, schedules and a comprehensive plan for all of the youth programs, including but not limited to, The Youth Academy, Little Spikers, Cadets, Fall Youth League, and more. • Develop on-court plans, training milestones and oversee development of all youth programs. • Hire, train, develop, and evaluate coaches to establish the youth programming coaching team. • Conduct outreach to recruit youth and create registration goals for The Academy Volleyball Youth Programming. • Work with club directors to ensure a seamless transition from youth programming to club teams. • Oversight of all 10-12s club teams within The Academy Volleyball Club. • Lead evaluations of programs staff and coaches in collaboration with club staff. • Maintain and expand effective collaborative relationships with schools, organizations, etc. and serve as a liaison between youth program staff and club staff. • Assist with implementation of marketing, including flyer distribution, email marketing, follow-up phone calls. • Coordinate with club staff on events, programming, marketing and communication materials. • Other duties and responsibilities as needed.
Additional Information Several evening and weekend hours required. To apply, please email Emily Hawthorne at firstname.lastname@example.org with resume and references.
Requirements • College degree preferred • Previous experience in a related field specifically with youth athletics, preferred • Ability to relate to young athletes and keep a professional status is required • A self-starter with excellent time management skills and ability to multi-task • Exceptional communication skills • Highly motivated and ability to prioritize efficiently • Enthusiastic and reliable
About The Academy Volleyball Club
The Academy Volleyball Club is a full-service sports complex and youth organization, specializing in providing volleyball opportunities to 4 – 18 year old girls and boys. We offer club teams, camps, lessons, boys volleyball, sand training, tournaments, adult leagues and more. Founded in 2014, The Academy has grown to include four training facilities, 140+ club teams, 30 tournaments, and serves over 1,400 players annually. We are located in Indianapolis, with satellite locations in Lafayette, Westfield and Plymouth.