Sports & PE Director                                             Closing Date: Until Filled

Company Name: Boys & Girls Club of Farmington

Approx. hrs. / week 40
Days of week M - F
Salary Range $28,000 - $35,000

Position Description and Qualifications
This position provides all youth with equal opportunities to participate, excel, and enhance fitness lifestyles through fun and positive interaction in a non-discriminatory, safe environment. To teach fitness, physical games and activities, basic athletic skills and sportsmanship to all youth involved in our program.

Develop and implement special fitness and activity programs for the After School and Summer Program at all units. (Sports camps, Jump Rope for Heart, ACES, Fitness Authority Challenge, Triple Play, etc.)
Provide daily structured P.E. activities for afterschool members at Main and Hilltop Units.
Provide daily "off the bus" structured activities for afterschool members.
Travel to other units and provide P.E. at those sites.
Develop P.E. curriculum for afterschool program.
Become certified in P.A.Y.S. curriculum and provide classes before each sport season.
Assist other Directors in organizing events and ceremonies.
Inventory and purchase equipment.
Work with community members in organizing and promoting sports related activities outside of the Club.
Assist in grant fulfillment for all Sports and P.E. grants or for grants with that component.
Work with the Unit Directors to involve or enhance P.E. opportunities in many different areas.
Develop and implement Triple Play components throughout the Club to enhance physical fitness and overall health of members.
Investigate, learn, innovate, and introduce new activities and programs to Club members such as lacrosse, fencing, archery, rock climbing, and others.
Develop and implement a P.E. program during Summer Program which includes Wacky Olympics.
Develop a yearly calendar of activities.
Organize and conduct all athletic programs: basketball, volleyball, flag football, and spirit squad.
Recruit and train volunteer coaches.
Recruit, train, and supervise staff (i.e. officials, gate attendants, scorekeepers, timers).
Generate publicity for all athletic programs, tournaments, and special events (i.e. PSA's, flyers, promotions, advertisements, etc.).
Coordinate with local school district the use of their facilities for practice and games.
Organize an end of season Championship Week in each sport.
Develop and implement an information system for administrative duties related to job responsibilities, (database for coaches, volunteers, athletes, officials, a filing system, historical documents, etc.).
Facility (gym) maintenance, (clean floor, organize storage of equipment, small repairs).
To problem solve (conflict resolution) with coaches, parents, and athletes while always maintaining the integrity and mission of the BGCF.
Collaborate with other persons and entities to offer members' sports opportunities not currently offered by the Club.
Continue and enhance officiating job training program currently offered in connection with each sport.

Position requirements are a manager able to work independently, previous experience working with young people, previous management experience, creativity and fun, ability to maintain discipline, collaborative skills, energetic and self-motivated. Requires fun, creative personality, ability to be flexible and "go with the flow", work in an active environment, collaborate with other staff, previous work with youth, reliability, pass background check. Previous experience with managing sports or PE required. Salary DOE $28,000 - $35,000.

How to Apply
Apply in person or through our website at

(Posted:  10-28-14)

FOSTER PARENTS                                                    CLOSING DATE:  Ongoing

Employer:            Childhaven
Approx. Hrs/Wk:   Part-time, Approx. 24 hrs a week, seven days a week
Days of Week:      Varies
Salary Range:      Contract

Position Description and Qualifications
Childhaven is the only dual licensed foster care program in San Juan County, offering both Regular and Treatment Foster Care. Treatment Foster Care offers family based treatment for children with severe emotional disturbances. Regular Foster Care is for children who have been removed from their home for an extended period of time to ensure their safety and well being. Must complete the Foster Care process.

How To Apply
  Apply in person at:  Childhaven, Inc., 807 W. Apache, Farmington, NM 87401
  Contact Person:      Heather M. Slim   
                               Phone: 505-325-5358    Fax: 505-326-3085