Upward Sports Program Director

  • Full Time
  • Ames, IA
  • This position has been filled

Website Christ Community Church

The Upward Sports Program Director will support the mission of Christ Community Church (“connecting people to life-defining relationships in Christ”) by helping provide an Upward environment that serves our guests with excellence and promotes the discovery of Jesus through sports.

The Upward Program Director will provide overall supervision for football/cheer and basketball practices and game days, and be responsible for player evaluations, the draft, basic communication to parents, leading team meetings, planning halftimes and Celebration events, and end of the season surveys.

This person will be able to work effectively with Upward volunteers, parents, and players; which includes modeling a servant-heart and displaying a winsome and bold witness for Christ.

Demonstrated skills would include having a familiarity with sports and an ability to relate to coaches, athletes, and their family members, being comfortable with and willing to speak before groups of different sizes, and having the ability to help recruit, train, and oversee volunteers such as coaches, refs, and the game day crew.

The Upward Sports Program Director will coordinate and consult with the Upward Sports Director.