STARS Series Coach
April 24th, 2019

STARS Series Coach

April 24th, 2019

Reports To: Program Director

Job Description:

PowerPlay is currently looking to hire skilled coaches who are passionate about empowering girls and has an interest in sports, fitness, and/or nutrition. As a coach, you will get the opportunity to develop classroom management skills, deepen knowledge on youth development, enhance civic engagement, and gain valuable work experience in the non-profit industry.

Candidates should have experience in working with youth and must be willing to travel to sites throughout the 5 boroughs. PowerPlay’s After School programs operate in a three-season model with Fall, Winter, and Spring sessions. Each season lasts for about 10 weeks. Programs meet weekly for 1.5 to 3 hours, with two coaches leading the class.

PowerPlay provides paid ongoing training’s on various topics including but not limited to the latest coaching techniques and positive youth development practices. Coaches will be required to complete a background check and will be subject to completing New York City or State Department of Education fingerprinting and security forms.



  • Coach at a minimum of two STARS after-school program sites (1.5 – 3 hours each). PowerPlay will select the coaching sites, based on coach preference and availability.
  • Follow designated curriculum and collaborate with co-coach in advance.
  • Develop lesson plan in advance and share with site and PowerPlay staff in advance.
  • Communicate with PowerPlay Program Coordinator regarding lesson plans and any additional needs.
  • Communicate with PowerPlay staff regarding site issues.


  • Attend mandatory pre-season training’s.
  • Attend monthly program meetings.


  • Collect enrollment packets and surveys (pre and post) from school/site contacts within the designated timeframe.
  • Support with data entry of program based surveys.
  • Track attendance weekly and maintain program site roster.
  • Participate in one organized PowerPlay event.
  • Complete online timecard by required deadlines.

Job Type: Part-Time

Salary: $20.00 to $35.00 /hour

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