Position Details | GLASS Operations Lead

Start: As early as February 2022
End: August 15th, 2022
Open Positions: Two

Job Description

We are looking to bring on two Operations Leads who will help prepare and deliver our 2022 GLASS programs this summer. Selected candidates will join us in early 2022 working remotely or on our Beyond Sports Campus in Flamingo, Costa Rica. During the spring months, hired Operations Leads will collaborate with full-time GLASS staff on program marketing and enrollment. Our Operations Leads will then step into key leadership roles over the summer to oversee and assist in the delivery of GLASS. They will also act as GLASS Mentors for the high school female participants.


  • Recent college graduates, or expected to graduate in spring 2022

  • Ability to commit from early spring through August 2022

  • Former student-athlete

  • College team captain or someone whose coach looked to as a team leader

  • Preferred experience in marketing, sales, event management, event planning, camp operations, digital design, social media, or coaching

  • Confident in their Spanish-speaking ability*

*Operations leads will be asked to serve as communication liaisons between Beyond Sports and the Playa Flamingo community. Spanish-speaking ability is strongly preferred.

General Responsibilities

  • Assist in the marketing and enrollment of summer programs

  • Assist in the development of program itineraries

  • Assist with coordinating student travel to Costa Rica

  • Ensure the health and safety of all our program participants

  • Serve as a leadership mentor for high school female athletes

  • Help plan and lead sports-performance sessions, leadership development workshops, and service-learning projects

  • Chaperone group excursions

  • Be ready and willing to accept duties assigned by the Program Manager

  • Develop meaningful connections with our program participants

  • Help foster an empowering, positive, and inclusive environment


  • Living arrangements in Costa Rica

    • Dorm-style housing on the Beyond Sports Campus in a private bedroom or shared with another staff member

    • Accommodations may change to staff apartments on or near campus during programs

  • Kitchen, workspace, fitness gym, yoga studio, basketball court, and laundry on campus

  • Before programs begin, you will have access to weekly groceries & a kitchen to prepare your own meals. During programs, three meals will be provided daily.

  • $400 USD monthly stipend​

  • $3,000 USD bonus at the end of the summer

  • Roundtrip airfare from the Continental US to Costa Rica* program arrival and program end

  • High-speed internet on campus

  • International health insurance coverage in Costa Rica

​*Any baggage fees will be at the expense of staff​