Memphis Athletic Ministries
The Part-time Youth Coordinator is responsible for administering the daily programming and operations of a MAM neighborhood center. Daily duties include, but are not limited to: Using organized sports and activities to draw at-risk neighborhood youth to the site; creating a safe, nurturing environment by managing sports based youth development programming that addresses the physical, mental, social and spiritual needs of youth. The Youth Coordinator reports to the Neighborhood Director with close guidance and direction from the Operations Management Team. This role is crucial in engaging youth through organized sports and trauma informed practices to mentor and minister the gospel of Jesus Christ.
Ministers to a group of age specific youth and raises up a sports team that will be developed into leaders
Coaches teams in various sports using trauma sensitive techniques that engage students from all backgrounds
Leads Bible studies and youth activities to engage students with the gospel and grow their faith
Uses systematic processes to track youth in sports, academics, social, and emotional development
Participates in weekly staff meetings and staff development training as required
Develops productive relationships with neighborhood schools, churches, and organizations
Maintains site cleanliness and maximizes use of equipment and supplies
Submits regular paperwork in a timely manner; keeping accurate records for the functioning of the MAM programs
Assist in managing part time staff to maximize impact of sports based youth development programming
A follower of Christ representing our mission, vision, and core values in their life
Able to effectively communicate the Word of God in all settings
Comfortable using academics as a connecting point with kids through literacy and learning
In compliance with the MAM “Statement of Faith” and MAM Playbook
Active member of a local church
Experience and Education
High School diploma required
College degree preferred but not required.
$ 12.00 per hour
Approx. 20-25 hours per week
To apply for this job please visit mamsports.org.