Chill boston assistant Program Coordinator

The Breakdown:

Do you like working with youth and have a passion for boardsports? Do you embody Chill’s six core values – respect, courage, patience, persistence, responsibility, pride - each and every day? Can you effectively communicate your passion for Chill to youth, agencies, and program mentors? If you answered yes to all of the above then we want to talk to you about being the next Boston Assistant Program Coordinator.

What You Get to Do: 

Chill’s mission is to inspire youth to overcome challenges through boardsports. The Chill Boston Assistant Program Coordinator works part-time, 15 hours/week, in Chill’s Boston program site and reports to Chill’s Boston Program Coordinator. The Assistant Program Coordinator is responsible for assisting with all day-to-day operations of snow program for approximately 75-100 youth and agency leads.

This is a part-time, seasonal position, starting on December 3, 2018.  Must be able to commit to programming days/nights through March 29, 2018.

Program Assistance:

  • Help deliver programming that is consistent with Chill’s curriculum, engaging volunteers and agency leads, and exceeding the standards set in the Chill Quality Assessment (CQA)

  • Help organize and maintain all program paperwork 

  • Co-lead weekly core value lessons and activities on the bus

  • Help track participant, agency lead, and volunteer attendance at the program

  • Ensure all participants are properly outfitted, are receiving proper level of snowboard instruction, and are learning and advancing at a safe yet challenging pace

  • Assist with season set-up and season closure tasks such as; organizing gear space, dismounting snowboards, taking inventory, equipment maintenance, etc.

  • Help administer all program performance, agency performance, and program participant Outcomes Based Evaluation (OBE) processes

  • Assist with volunteer recruitment, training, and coordination

Development and Marketing:

  • Contribute content for local site-specific social media accounts

  • Assist with a local peer to peer fundraising campaign

What You’ll Bring to the Team: 

Work Ethic/Organization:

  • Highly organized, self-starter, and go-getter

  • Experience working independently, managing time efficiently, and setting own schedule

  • Location/Boardsports:

  • Must be located in the site of hire and/or have had experience in that community

  • Snowboarding proficiency with basic understanding of equipment maintenance

Youth Experience:

  • Must have professional paid experience working with youth

  • Must have experience working with youth of culturally and socioeconomically diverse backgrounds

  • Preferred experience managing and leading groups of at least 10 youth


  • Preferred education or training in social work, psychology, education, recreation, adventure learning, youth program facilitation or similar field

  • Must hold or be able to obtain CPR and First Aid Certification

  • Logistics/Communication:

  • Must have strong communication skills

  • Preferred experience recruiting, managing or leading adults volunteers and external partners

  • Must have access to a working cell phone and computer

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