Chill Reno Program Coordinator  

Are you a positive youth development superstar with a passion for board sports? Do you embody Chill’s six programmatic themes – respect, patience, persistence, responsibility, courage, pride - each and every day? Can you effectively communicate your passion for Chill to donors, partners, media outlets, and other internal and external stakeholders? Do you have telecommuting experience? If you answered yes to all of the above then we want to talk to you about being the next Chill Reno Program Coordinator. 

Description: 

The Chill Reno Program Coordinator works part time, 15 hours/week, in Chill’s Reno, NV program site and reports to Chill’s Regional Program Manager in Toronto, ON. The Program Coordinator is responsible for running all day-to-day operations of a remote seasonal pop-up program site, including snow programs. 

This is a 3 month position (December – March) with the potential for future opportunities in Reno, NV. 

Program Management:

  • Coordinate all aspects of program management including agency recruitment, agency vetting and application process, volunteer recruitment and onboarding, and managing partner relationships
  • Communicate effectively with youth agencies, volunteers, chaperones and partners
  • Deliver programming that is consistent with Chill’s curriculum, engaging volunteers and chaperones, and exceeding the standards set in the Chill Quality Assessment (CQA)
  • Administer all program performance, agency performance, and program participant Outcomes Based Evaluation (OBE) processes
  • Organize and maintain all program paperwork  

Development and Marketing:

  • Solicit in-kind donations to support programming  
  • Contribute content to Chill’s Development and Marketing team for social media and website use, including high quality program photos and testimonials
  • Manage local site specific social media accounts
  • Help identify, cultivate, and maintain relationships with local donors, including individuals and corporations, in order to make introductions to Chill’s Development team
  • Help recruit volunteers to assist with events if necessary

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Chill Boston Coordinator  

Are you a positive youth development superstar with a passion for board sports? Do you embody Chill’s six programmatic themes – respect, patience, persistence, responsibility, courage, pride - each and every day? Can you effectively communicate your passion for Chill to donors, partners, media outlets, and other internal and external stakeholders? Do you have telecommuting experience? If you answered yes to all of the above then we want to talk to you about being the next Chill Boston Program Coordinator.

Description: 

The Chill Boston Program Coordinator works year-round (eligible for benefits), in Chill’s Boston, MA program site and reports to Chill’s Regional Program Manager in Chicago, IL. The Program Coordinator is responsible for running all day-to-day operations of a remote year-round program site, including surf, skate, and snow programs.

Program Management:

  • Coordinate all aspects of program management including agency recruitment, agency vetting and application process, volunteer recruitment and onboarding, and managing partner (mtn. resort, skate park, etc.) relationships
  • Communicate effectively with youth agencies, volunteers, chaperones and partners
  • Deliver programming that is consistent with Chill’s curriculum, engaging volunteers and chaperones, and exceeding the standards set in the Chill Quality Assessment (CQA)
  • Administer all program performance, agency performance, and program participant Outcomes Based Evaluation (OBE) processes
  • Organize and maintain all program paperwork  
  • Manage and maintain the local Chill Advisory Committee as a sounding board and local support network for sustaining and growing Chill’s program impact

Chill Representation and Marketing:

  • Be a local ambassador for all aspect of Chill Boston which may include, identifying, cultivating, and maintaining relationships with local supporters, representing Chill at events, and make introductions to Chill’s Development team
  • Solicit in-kind donations to support programming  
  • Contribute content to Chill’s Marketing coordinator for social media and website use, including high quality program photos and testimonials
  • Manage local site specific social media accounts

Education/Experience/Professional Skills: 

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
  • Experience working with underserved youth and/or with youth in an experiential setting
  • Experience recruiting and managing volunteers
  • Ability to effectively work with all types of individuals, corporations, and organizations
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Highly organized, self-starter, and go-getter
  • Experience working independently, managing time efficiently, and setting own schedule
  • Proven ability to multi-task, meet deadlines, and prioritize to meet goals and objectives
  • Snowboard proficiently and basic understanding of snowboard equipment maintenance
  • Skateboard, surf, and/or stand-up paddleboard experience a plus

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Chill Skateboard Instructor - Miami

Please note: This is a contracted position, not an employment relationship. Interested parties will need to send qualifications directly to jillianl@chill.org.

The Chill Foundation inspires youth to overcome challenges through board sports. 

Chill partners with community youth agencies and serves youth facing a multitude of challenges; this includes youth living in poverty, in group homes, or foster care; in the juvenile justice system; and youth overcoming addictions, violence, and mental health issues. We work with youth between the ages of 10-18 who are supported through our partner agencies throughout Miami. 

Chill programming provides youth participants a positive framework for learning, growth, and personal development. Our 6-life values are supported and enhanced through on-board progression and adult mentorship, leading to an increase in self-esteem, confidence, and resiliency in the youth we serve.

OUR CORE VALUES ARE: RESPECT | PATIENCE | PERSISTENCE | RESPONSIBILITY | COURAGE | PRIDE 

Chill covers the expenses of equipment, day passes, and instruction to ensure no economic barriers prevent the youth or community agencies from participating.

Chill Job Responsibilities

  1. Lead instructor for beginner youth skateboard program (10-15 youth)
  2. Collaborate and be supported by 2-3 volunteer mentors, 1-2 youth agency chaperones & Chill Program Facilitator each day
  3. Develop a lesson plan each day that reflects youth abilities
  4. Bring a positive attitude & be conscious of youth challenges
  5. Be creative in lesson layout (include progression games and fun ways to learn new techniques)

Experience & Skills 

  • 5+ years skateboarding
  • Intermediate to advanced level rider with understanding of equipment maintenance
  • Ability to lesson plan, coordinate groups, and provide flexibility in individual progression
  • Ability to work with a variety of skill levels & youth challenges
  • Experience working with youth aged 10-18
  • Experience working with vulnerable populations
  • Exceptional communication skills with the ability to collaborate with the Chill Program Facilitator and provide clear direction for volunteers
  • Highly organized, with experience working independently & managing time efficiently 

    Expectations

  • Have lesson plan prepared for each group, each day
  • Plan should include progressions, flexibility and interactive games
  • Show up on-time prepared to teach with own equipment (including helmet, which can be provided)
  • Use a combination of verbal and visual instruction to support different learning strengths

How to Apply?

 Please send resume with cover letter to jillianl@chill.org.

Application Deadline: Open until filled


Chill is committed to building a culturally inclusive team, and strongly encourages candidates with diverse backgrounds, identities, and ethnicities to apply.