Head Boys Varsity Basketball Coach
SJDCHS is seeking a Head Boys Varsity Basketball Coach for the 2017-2018 school year. The Head Boys Varsity Basketball Coach fulfills the mission of the Catholic school by developing, initiating, and administering the program in a particular sport which adequately prepares the student athlete for interscholastic competition. The Head Boys Varsity Basketball Coach is recommended to the principal by the athletic director, hired by the principal, and evaluated in consultation with the athletic director.
-Supports and upholds the philosophy of Catholic education and the mission of the school
-Acts as a witness to Gospel values by modeling the teachings of the Catholic Church
-Supports and adheres to the Code of Conduct and policies and procedures of the school and Diocese
-Models professional conduct and sensible sportsmanship while instilling these characteristics with team members
-Conducts practice sessions and games according to local diocesan policy and TAPPS regulations
-Schedules practices and games in consultation with the athletic director
-Monitors the physical condition and fitness of participants and reports injuries to parents and the athletic director
-Teaches essential safety skills and strategies to student athletes; monitors safety compliance
-Follows school and diocesan policies regarding academic eligibility, safety guidelines, and transportation rules
-Demonstrates professionalism in conduct, demeanor, and work habits
-Maintains a work schedule that maximizes availability to the school and student-athletes
-Able to instruct athletes about proper strategy, skills, and rules of the game
-Able to motivate student athletes to perform optimally as an individual athlete and team member
-Uses approved, corrective, and positive discipline procedures in dealing with inappropriate student conduct
-Conferences with parents upon request and responds to messages in a timely manner
-High school or equivalent
-Current CPR certification and first aid training
-Must submit an Ethics and Integrity in Ministry (EIM) Application for Ministry within the first week of employment, participate in an EIM Basic abuse prevention training workshop within 60 days of submitting a complete Application for Ministry, and maintain EIM compliance during the entire term of employment.
Previous coaching and/or playing experience (college level)
This is a stipend only position. Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and resume to: Gerard Cisneros at firstname.lastname@example.org.