STREET YOGA IS HIRING!

 

Are you a service-minded yogi with professional experience in the non-profit sector? Does the thought of dedicating your days to helping youth in need (through yoga & mindfulness) bring a smile to your face? If so – Street Yoga wants to hear from you!

 

POSITION: TEACHER TRAINING PROGRAM MANAGER

Street Yoga (SY) is looking for a passionate, highly motivated, highly organized person to join the Street Yoga team. This role is responsible for managing all aspects of Street Yoga’s teacher training program and outreach.

 

HOURS

30 hours a week

 

REPORTS TO

Executive Director

 

WORKS IN CONJUNCTION WITH

Trainers

Marketing Coordinator

Street Yoga Board Members

 

SUPERVISES

Volunteers

Interns

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

Teacher/Training Management

  • Manage and deliver all aspects of Street Yoga’s teacher training program
  • When applicable, manage and/or supervise the updating and new development of teacher training curriculum
  • Schedule, confirm and deliver 20 trainings for the 2017-18 Fiscal Year with minimum 15 (maximum 30) participants.

 Goals:

  • 20 participants; 15 paying in full per training
  • Training gross revenue: $100,000
  • Reach out to 2 future training sites a month
  • Successfully market trainings via website, flyers, eblasts, social media (including Constant Contact)
  • Work with training host to ensure successful marketing and to create partnerships with other local organizations
  • Research, develop and implement marketing and outreach strategies for teacher training progra
  • Review and analyze feedback forms from trainings and report findings to inform program improvement
  • Source volunteers or interns to help input survey data
  • Create annual training reports
  • Update monthly training reports
  • Provide logistical support for trainers
  • Plan and implement 5 in-service trainings for volunteers

Offer support and guidance for volunteer teachers through their in-take process, continuing education potlucks (including two required annual trainings: Mandated Reporting and Yoga for Trauma),  and hosting the annual volunteer appreciation event.

  • Recruit and supervise interns
  • Assist in planning and execution of Street Yoga’s  major fundraising events
  • Attend yoga events, conferences and other outreach opportunities as applicable
  • Must complete trauma informed yoga training within 6 months

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Excellent time management and organizational skills with ability to manage up to 6 trainings at the same time
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize
  • Prior marketing experience
  • Passion for Street Yoga’s mission of yoga service
  • Minimum 1 year of experience practicing yoga
  • Experience in the non-profit sector
  • Basic proficiency with Microsoft Office, Constant Contact, and WordPress
  • Ability to quickly learn Podio, PayPal, Google Docs
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively independently with minimal supervision as well as in a team environment, maintaining professional behavior, integrity, and confidentiality.
  • Strong commitment to customer service, and demonstrated ability to maintain positive interpersonal relationships with a wide variety of people and community partners, both internal and external to an organization
  • Special Note: candidate must have access to own computer

 

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Two or more years experience in marketing teacher training programs, preferably in a not-for-profit setting
  • One year experince in event planning
  • Experience in working with and/or managing volunteers
  • Knowledge about trauma and trauma-informed yoga
  • Two or more years experience working with the populations Street Yoga serves and/or personal experience with the challenges youth face 

 

BENEFITS:

  • 10 paid vacation days & 10 paid holidays
  • 5 paid sick days, 1 personal day
  • Staff yearly yoga retreat
  • Staff training/development

 

TO APPLY:

Send cover letter and resume to Richelleharrell@streetyoga.org, cover letter should include information on yoga background.  Open until filled. Street Yoga values diversity and is an equal opportunity employer. People of color, LGBTQ persons, and people from diverse backgrounds and minority communities are strongly encouraged to apply.