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Posted on: December 5, 2017

Junior Giants Recruiting Student Ambassador

Junior Giants Recruiting a Student Ambassador

South Lake Tahoe, CA (December 5, 2017) – The Junior Giants just released they are recruiting for a Student Ambassador. Junior Giants, the flagship program of the Giants Community Fund, is a free, noncompetitive and innovative baseball program for over 24,000 underserved boys and girls ages 5-18 years old. Junior Giants focuses on the Four Bases of Character Development -- Confidence, Integrity, Leadership and Teamwork -- and offers programs in Health, Education, and Bullying Prevention.      

The Giants Community Fund, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, is looking for student Ambassadors to serve as liaisons between the Fund’s office in San Francisco and Junior Giants leagues located in targeted regions throughout California, Nevada and Oregon. Ambassadors will work directly with their respective league organizer to ensure a high quality program is being delivered to the community and will be trained as research assistants to collect data from parents and coaches (surveys) and participants (interviews). Ambassadors will also be asked to assist with various special events at the league level (First Pitch Meeting, Coach and Team Parent Meetings, game days, practices, etc.) as well as special events at AT&T Park (Coaches Clinic, Junior Giants Festival, Junior Giants Day) and regional events in Sacramento, San Jose and Fresno. Ambassadors are required to report on a weekly basis to each respective Coordinator/Manager. This is a paid position.

Qualifications:

?College student obtaining a degree in recreation, sport management, child development or related majors preferred

? Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.  Strong interpersonal skills required. 

? Ability to interact with diverse populations and age groups

? Strong organizational and leadership abilities

? Transportation to league sites in targeted region

? Bilingual (Spanish) preferred

Must be available: 

? Mid-May/early June to mid-August with a flexible schedule to work selected weekdays, but primarily weeknights and weekend days. Expected 10-20 hours per week. Selected applicants will be required to attend an interview at AT&T Park in January/February/March. Upon passing a background check and acceptance into the Ambassador program, a required Ambassador Orientation will be held in May at AT&T Park.

To apply, please submit resume and cover letter in PDF format to jrgiants@sfgiants.com and refer to “Junior Giants Ambassador” in the subject field. All applicants must also complete the online application at: http://www.surveygizmo.com. Deadline to Apply is January 16, 2018

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