Each season Girls on the Run of Lancaster identifies and selects a dynamic group of coaches to lead each of our teams of 8-15 girls. Coaches are parents, teachers, school administrators, college students and other community members who are committed to developing and celebrating our girls.
The Head Coach is a volunteer position that works with a team of coaches to facilitate the Girls on the Run curriculum to program participants. This position entails approximately four hours per week for a 10-week commitment.
The Assistant Coach supports the Head Coach at a Girls on the Run program site while serving as a role model and mentor for program participants. The position entails approximately 1.5-3 hours per week for a 10-week commitment.
The Junior Coach is a volunteer position for high school students to assist the Head and Assistant Coaches at a Girls on the Run program site. The position entails approximately 1.5-3 hours per week for a 10-week commitment.
HOW OFTEN DO I NEED TO COME THROUGH COACH TRAINING?
- New Coaches must attend a one time 4.5 hour coach training- Returning Coaches must attend a refresher meeting each subsequent coaching season
WHEN AND WHERE IS COACH TRAINING?
New GOTR Office 1062 Manheim Pike (says ERC right now)
New Coach Training:
July 17th, 8:00 am-12:30 pm (Mon)
August 20th, 1:00 pm-5:30 pm (Sun)
August 24th, 5:00 pm-9:30 pm (Thurs)
Returning Coach Training:
August 30th, 5:30 pm-7:00 pm (Wed)
CAN I CHOOSE THE SITE WHERE I COACH?
Coaches may indicate a preference for the site at which they would like to coach. If coaches do not have a preference, we will assign them to a location in need of volunteers.
HOW DO I LET YOU KNOW I AM INTERESTED IN GETTING INVOLVED?
Click here to complete a volunteer form
Girls on the Run of Lancaster
1116 Manheim Pike - Lancaster, PA 17601Mailing: P.O. Box 262 - Landisville, PA 17538Office Number: 717-869-5655Executive Director:email@example.comProgram Director:firstname.lastname@example.orgDevelopment Director:email@example.comK Director:firstname.lastname@example.org
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