Strive is a non-profit organization dedicated to character-driven leadership development. With a focus on high school and collegiate athletes and their coaches, Strive sharpens teams’ power and impact by teaching winning leadership and culture-building strategies that extend into life.
Strive offers a research-based, customizable curriculum that begins with self-knowledge, moves into culture creation, and ultimately instills the habit of rigorous leadership practice in its program participants. Through a robust scholarship program, Strive leads the way in developing character leaders in underserved communities. Strive is based in Wilmington, DE, and serves schools and communities across the U.S.
Development Coordinator (Part-time)
Strive is seeking a part-time Development Coordinator to join the Strive family. We are searching for a driven, ambitious, forward-thinking leader, who is passionate about the community. This candidate should exemplify strong problem-solving and project management skills, an out-of-the-box thought process, superior organizational skills, and a commitment to exercising our organization's core values.
We seek to hire individuals who are passionate about leadership and the power of athletics as a source of change and good in a community.
Strive upholds the following core values, and expects all employees to do the same.
Know Thyself - By first practicing self-awareness, we prepare ourselves to be the best possible teammates.
Fill Tanks - We demonstrate extraordinary passion and unwavering support of teammates.
Brush It Off and Grow - We foster a culture in which individuals seek out challenges, view mistakes as opportunities to improve and bounce back from setbacks.
Be Fair and Honest - We do the right thing.
Choose Laughter - We believe in the value of laughing and having fun. We take our work seriously, but we do not take ourselves too seriously.
Stick With It - We expect all who are involved with Strive to put in their best effort, particularly knowing that effort lies within our circle of control.
Find the Best in Yourself so that you can Inspire the Best in Others - In all that we undertake we strive for individual and collective greatness.
Part-time, 25 hours per week
Temporary, April thru July
Available to work on Sports Challenge Visitors’ Day, Sunday, June 30th at Haverford College
Send resume, cover letter and a reference (we request a character reference from a professor or job supervisor -- please include their name, relationship, phone number and email) to email@example.com by April 7th, 2019. This position will be filled on a rolling basis and may be filled before this deadline. An offer to interview will be extended to qualified candidates.