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Sport Intern

SPECIAL OLYMPICS NORTH DAKOTA

HOURS TO WORK PER WEEK: Flexible based on school schedule (office hours are 8AM-5PM Monday-Friday)

WAGE/SALARY: Unpaid; possibility of a stipend upon completion of projects


EMPLOYMENT START DATE: As soon as possible

EMPLOYMENT END DATE: N/A

SUPERVISOR: President/CEO, other staff members

ROLE WITHIN DEPARTMENT:

Responsible for implementation of fitness materials, athlete outreach, event organization, and other duties as assigned

JOB DUTIES:

  • Communicate directly with athletes, volunteers, and area directors to gain information and distribute necessary materials
  • Assist in the coordination/planning of sport events
  • Expand SOND’s reach throughout the state
  • Promote a healthy lifestyle among athletes and other constituents
  • Assist in office administration duties
  • Other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Pursuing a degree in Kinesiology, Exercise Science or other field related to sport competition
  • Knowledgeable about physical fitness and all areas of sport
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Ability to learn new software (used in managing games)
  • Great leader/team player
  • Self-starter
  • Organized

LOCATION:

The Sport Intern will work from the Special Olympics North Dakota headquarters in Grand Forks, ND. This is not a remote internship opportunity.

APPLICATION DEADLINE:

Immediately. Position remains open until a qualified candidate is selected.

HOW TO APPLY:

  • Send resume and cover letter (optional) to info@specialolympicsnd.org
  • Apply on our website at https://specialolympicsnd.org/who-we-are/job-application.html

Web: Click this link to fill out an application online.
Email: info@specialolympicsnd.org
Mail: SOND, 2616 South 26th Street, Grand Forks ND 58201
Fax: 701-772-1265

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Job Description (PDF)

ABOUT SPECIAL OLYMPICS NORTH DAKOTA
Special Olympics North Dakota is a private, non-profit organization that provides year-round physical fitness, sports training, and competition in 15 sports to children and adults with intellectual disabilities. All activities are provided free of charge to the participants and their families. More than 1,600 athletes, 4,500 volunteers, and 330 coaches participate throughout the state of North Dakota. For more information visit: www.specialolympicsnd.org

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