Youth Cheerleading Supervisor, Part Time

Des Plaines Park District Des Plaines , IL 60019

Posted 2 days ago

Job Title: Youth Cheerleading Supervisor (Ages 5-13)

Grade: III

FLSA: Non-Exempt

Department: Recreation

SUPERVISORY RELATIONSHIPS

Reports to: Athletic Coordinator

BASIC FUNCTION

The Youth Cheerleading Supervisor will develop, plan, coordinate activities, instruct and evaluate the 5-13 year old cheerleading program.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES

  • 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.

OTHER DUTIES

  • 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

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS

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.


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Youth Cheerleading Supervisor, Part Time

Des Plaines Park District