Coach

Coach

Coaches have the following responsibilities:

  • Attend Coaches’ Training:  All new coaches must attend the mandatory 7-hour training session.  There is no fee for the training and VCS employees receive 7 in-service points.
  • Serve as a role model for young girls and understand and believe in the mission of Girls on the Run®.
  • Have background check (provided).
  • Become CPR and First Aid certified (provided).
  • Attend Coaches’ Meetings as required.
  • Prepare for and supervise 24 one hour long lessons in a manner consistent with the GOTR® philosophy and curriculum.
  • Find a suitable substitute for any occasion when she cannot be available to teach.
  • Coordinate the participation in the end of season 5k race/walk.
  • Plan and coordinate the end of season celebration.