Job Posting: Beat the Streets New York seeks Program VISTA
The VISTA will support and facilitate annual program operations.
Beat the Streets New York is searching for a new annual program VISTA (Sept. 1, 2022 to Aug. 31, 2023).
Summary: Beat the Streets New York (BTSNY), 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.
The Up2Us Sports VISTA project builds the capacity of host site organizations working to end the cycle of poverty through intentional youth sports and education programming. The Up2Us Sports VISTA placed at BTSNY will support and facilitate annual program operations. This will result in increased effectiveness within programming events ensuring BTSNY student-athletes have a positive experience in-turn increasing long-term retention and performance measures throughout the year.
For qualifications, visit btsny.org/careers.