Head Coach - Payette High School Football
Payette School District •Southwest / Boise •Athletics & Activities •Secondary •Part Time •Posted 1M ago
About this job
TITLE: HEAD COACH – PAYETTE HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL 2023-2024
Idaho Teaching Certification preferred, American Sport Education Program Certification, or National Federation of Interscholastic Coaches Association Certification
Certification in first aid and CPR
Demonstrated knowledge of [the sport], sports training, conditioning, injury prevention, kinesiology, management, and the rules of the Idaho High School Activities Association Handbook
Related experience as determined by the Board
Ability to foster and sustain students' interest in the activity and promote skill development
Possess good organizational skills
Strong interpersonal and communication skills, and ability to work well with students, parents, and colleagues
Maintain confidentiality of staff and students
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITY TO
Building Principal and Athletics and Activities Director
To motivate and develop each athletes’ skills, attitudes, and habits that will guide them toward success, personal growth, and good character. To provide examples of fair play, team building, and respect. Provide leadership and motivation to excel.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Working with Student Athletes
Attend all tryouts, practice meetings, and in-school events, and supervise students during related field trips and other out-of-school functions
Organize practice schedules and game rosters
Assign positions to players, and develop strategies and styles of play
Attend out-of-school meetings, supervise fundraisers, and help students prepare for competitions
Coach individual participants of varying abilities in the skills necessary for achievement in [the sport]
Track student performance throughout the season and develop stat sheets on players
Arrange with the athletics and activities director for any necessary transportation, scheduling, hiring of officials, or other arrangements for competitions related to the sport
Ensure the safety of the students and maintain responsibility for the security of equipment and facilities and ensure that safety equipment is used correctly
Comply with federal and state law, administrative rules, and Board policy pertaining to medical procedures and student athletes, including the district’s concussion policy
Ensure that students are eligible to participate, and that they have had any necessary physical examinations
Actively promote the athletic program, seek student participation, and select team members
Model positive behavior, maintain a supportive environment, and remain professional, even when tension is high
Maintain high standards of conduct for student athletes, including respect and fair play
Abide by the rules of the Idaho High School Activities Association Handbook
Prepare the team’s budget, order necessary supplies and equipment, and maintain appropriate records related to activity expenses and revenues
Be responsible for the collection, depositing of funds, payment of bills and financial reporting in accordance with federal and state law, administrative rules, and Board policy
Work with other coaches, parents, referees, news reporters, operators of non-district facilities used for practice or competition as appropriate
Work closely with the athletics and activities director in scheduling interscholastic contests
Act as a liaison with the cheerleading program, drill team program, and the other coaches
Assist the athletics and activities director, when requested to do so, in maintaining necessary attendance forms, insurance records, physical check-up forms, accident reporting, and all other required paperwork
Train and assign duties to team managers, assistant coaches and direct event volunteers, if applicable
Evaluate the program annually and make recommendations for improvements as necessary
Assume responsibility for his or her continuing professional growth and development through such efforts as attendance at professional meetings, and by reading professional publications
Adhere to The Code of Ethics of the Idaho Teaching Profession adopted by the Professional Standards Commission and the State Board of Education as well as to the National Federation of State High School Associations Coaches Code of Ethics
Seek assistance should emergencies arise
Represent the school district in a positive manner
Know and follow school district policy and chain of command
Perform other duties as assigned
Performance of this position will be evaluated periodically by the building principal and/or the athletics and activities director in conformance with district policy and IDAPA 08.02.02.120.
TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT
By contract as determined by the Board of Trustees in accordance with federal and state law, administrative rules, and Board policy.
TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT
This position shall be considered in all respects “employment at will”. The “employment period” and other descriptions and terms set forth in this job description shall not create a property right for the employee. These are set forth only to advise the employee of when and what type of services will be required by the district so long as the employment continues. Regular attendance is an essential function of this position.
Payette School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Position open until filled. All recommendations for hire are tentative offers. Employment is contingent upon board approval, and successful completion of a federal background check and drug-free workplace pre-employment screening (if required for the position). Any applicant convicted of any of the felony crimes enumerated in Section 33-1208, Idaho Code may not be hired, and any applicant convicted of any felony offense listed in Section 33-1208(2), Idaho Code shall not be hired.
All certificated and non-certificated employees and other individuals are required to undergo a criminal history check and submit to fingerprinting. Any applicant convicted of any of the felony crimes enumerated in Section 33-1208, Idaho Code may not be hired, and any applicant convicted of any felony offense listed in Section 33-1208(2), Idaho Code shall not be hired.
Equal Opportunity Employer Statement
Payette School District is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.