Are you a Gymnastics professional? Are you interested in serving the community? The Arlington County Department of Parks & Recreation is seeking a Gymnastics Program Manager to lead and operate all areas of a robust and popular gymnastics recreational class and competitive team program.
DPR operates an outstanding Gymnastics Program located at the Barcroft Sports and Fitness Center in Arlington, Virginia. The facility boasts two 10,000 sf. gymnasiums with new gymnastics equipment for competitive teams and recreational classes. The program hosts over 260 recreational classes yearly and supports two competitive teams; the Arlington Aerials and Arlington Tigers, who travel and compete both regionally and outside of Virginia.
• Provide leadership and management of a large and diverse workforce, including supervising multiple staff including permanent and temporary coaches and instructors; • Correspond and interact with parents in-person, on the phone or via email; • Liaise with parent organizations, attend monthly meetings and respond to inquiries from the Arlington Aerials Parent Organization (AAPA) and the Arlington Tigers Parent Organization (ATPA); • Create and enforce gym policies for staff, athletes, and coaches with a focus on safety of the athletes and coaches; • Develop coaching staff schedules to maximize coaches time in the gym and on the floor; • Create quarterly class schedule for recreational classes, in conjunction with competitive team practice schedule and the team meet schedule;
• Bachelor's Degree in Recreation, Sports Management, Health Science or closely related field; • Two years' experience in the administration of recreational programs/activities in an athletic environment; • One year of experience in gymnastics.
• Master’s in related field and experience in one or more of the following • Managing a large diverse workforce; • Creating practice and/or coaching plans; • Public or private gym administrator experience; • Familiarity with SafeSport and implementation of the program; • Current USAG membership and familiarity with USAG policies and procedures.
Internal Number: 7104-21B-DPR-SD
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