American Heart Association Youth Market Associate-Howard and Prince Georges County MD in Baltimore, Maryland

Youth Market Associate-Howard and Prince Georges County MD

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Job Description

Do you enjoy inspiring elementary/middle school-aged students?

Do you have a passion for children’s health and wellness?

Do you like working with and through others to accomplish a goal?

The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association needs individuals just like you! We are on a mission to decrease deaths caused by cardiovascular disease and stroke and increase ideal health of ALL Americans by 20% in 2020.

We have a temporary, part-time opportunity available in our Mid Atlantic Affiliate supporting the Howard County and Prince George's County MD territory . This position will partner with our current School Fundraising professionals to promote our Jump Rope for Heart and Hoops for Heart Community Service Events during the school year. Responsibilities include: travel to various schools to promote the program; delivering program presentations at school assemblies; meeting with school staff and others to gain support and interest for the events and providing support to AHA staff, etc.

We are looking for the following commitment from those interested in the position:

  • Ability to work 20-24 hours per week with current AHA/ASA Youth Market staff (August through November 2016 and January through April 2017 will be highest work periods.)

  • Ability to travel throughout the assigned school territory and work with various school systems to promote events during morning/afternoon school assemblies.

  • Ability to form relationships and establish rapport with audiences of all levels.

  • Ability to conduct school assemblies to inspire and engage students to participate.

  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects and activities.

  • Ability to be successful and bring a strong work ethic and passion to the work of the organization

  • Ability to be flexible and adapt to change

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel

  • Ability to operate a vehicle and work with youth (driver’s license and criminal background check will be conducted)

We offer competitive pay and mileage reimbursement.

Are you ready to work for the largest voluntary health organization dedicated to fighting heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases?

Job Location

Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Position Type


Job Category: Fundraising/Sales

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