Des Plaines Park District Des Plaines , IL 60019
Job Title: Youth Cheerleading Supervisor (Ages 5-13)
Reports to: Athletic Coordinator
The Youth Cheerleading Supervisor will develop, plan, coordinate activities, instruct and evaluate the 5-13 year old cheerleading program.
Responsible for planning, supervision and safety of the program and activities for the children that meet the emotional, physical, intellectual and social needs of both the individual and the group.
Demonstrates knowledge of cheerleading and the ability to assess and assist children's progress.
Track attendance of participants.
Work with other staff efficiently.
Maintain equipment provided to participants and ensure it is being used correctly.
Communicate any medical or behavior issues with Athletic Coordinator and Parents.
Provide First Aid when necessary.
Ensure the safety of all participants throughout all practices and games.
Submit accident and incident reports to supervisor completely and promptly.
Adhere to all safety policies and procedures as outlined in the Employee Manual and Crisis Manual.
Direct participants in the event of an emergency, such as fire, severe weather
Communicate with Athletic Coordinator regarding any equipment needing repair or replacement
Additional duties as assigned
Education: High School student or of higher education.
Experience: Must be at least 18 years of age or older
A minimum of 2 years of gymnastics experience; competing or teaching.
Certification: CPR and First Aid Certification, available through the Park District
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by most people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and requirements.