Head Football Coach

Dietrich School District South Central / Twin Falls Athletics & Activities Secondary Temporary / Seasonal Posted 3M ago

About this job

Head Football Coach
2024-2025 School Year
Deadline: Open until filled

Job Objective:
To motivate and develop in each participant 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.

Minimum Requirements:

• Demonstrates knowledge of football
• Related experience as determined by the athletic director
• Ability to foster and sustain students’ interest in the sport and promote skill development
• Possess good organizational skills
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work well with students, parents and colleagues
• Maintain confidentiality of staff and students

Essential Functions:
• Supervise assigned teams and players, overseeing an assigned area of focus
• Attend all tryouts, practice meetings and in-school events, and help supervise students during related field trips and other out-of-school functions
• Help organize practice schedules and game rosters
• Assigning 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 involved
• Help track student performance throughout the season and develop statistics sheets on players
• Ensure the safety of the students and maintain responsibility for the security of equipment and facilities
• 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
• Actively promote the athletic program, seek students participation and select team members
• Model positive behavior and 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
• Uphold the rules of the Idaho High School Activities Association Handbook

District coaching schedule

Other coaching positions available.

Equal Opportunity Employer Statement

Dietrich 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.