Summary: Beat the Streets (BTS), established in 2006, is a sport-based youth development organization whose mission is to develop the full human and athletic potential of urban youth and to strengthen the wrestling culture within New York City. BTS works with an average of 2,500 male and female student-athletes in all five boroughs, aged 10-18. Programs include the Academy, the Junior League and the Training Center. In addition, BTS partners with the NYC Department of Education’s Public Schools Athletic League (PSAL) that sponsors a boys and co-ed wrestling season in the winter and a girls wrestling season in the spring.
Reporting to and in partnership with the Executive Director, the Director of Programming?will play a critical?role in designing and overseeing programs that are outcome and impact driven. This person will oversee all aspects of BTS programs as well as the partnership with the PSAL.
Lead and supervise all aspects of?the BTS?Academy
Incorporate social-emotional learning into all programactivities
Guide program development and evaluation efforts
Supervise three direct reports including the BTS Head Boys Coach, BTS Head Girls Coach and the AmeriCorps Vista Program Associate
Manage all data collection and evaluationprocesses
Manage the registration and reporting system and run reports
Oversee annual programbudgets
Visit, evaluate, and assist programs & events
Lead event planning for various competitions, camps, clinics, and enrichment sessions
Lead middle school and high school recruiting efforts
Ability to work evenings and weekends on occasion
Non-Profit management experience (minimum of 3 years in a leadership role with supervisory experience)
Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
Strong supervisory skills
Various certifications including CPR, First-Aid, Concussion Certified, Safe Sport (can complete upon being hired)?
Experience leading sports-based youth development programs
Familiarity with wrestling
Experience working with diverse youth ages 11-18
Familiarity with NYC public schools
Additional Salary Information: Benefits include health insurance and retirement plan