Head Girls Basketball Coach

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

About this job

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

Job Objective:
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.

Minimum Requirements:
1. Idaho Teaching Certification, American Sport Education Program Certification, or National Federation of Interscholastic Coaches Association Certification
2. Certification in first aid and CPR
3. Demonstrated knowledge of basketball sports training, conditioning, injury prevention, kinesiology, management, and the rules of the Idaho High School Activities Association Handbook
4. Related experience as determined by the Board
5. Ability to foster and sustain students' interest in the activity and promote skill development
6. Possess good organizational skills
7. Strong interpersonal and communication skills, and ability to work well with students, parents, and colleagues
8. Maintain confidentiality of staff and students

Essential Functions:
1. Attend all tryouts, practice meetings, and in-school events, and supervise students during related field trips and other out-of-school functions
2. Organize practice schedules and game rosters
3. Assign positions to players, and develop strategies and styles of play
4. Attend out-of-school meetings, supervise fundraisers, and help students prepare for competitions
5. Coach individual participants of varying abilities in the skills necessary for achievement in basketball
6. Prepare the team’s budget, follow purchasing procedures to order necessary supplies and equipment, and maintain appropriate records related to activity expenses and revenues
7. Work with other coaches, parents, referees, news reporters, operators of non-district facilities used for practice or competition as appropriate
8. Work closely with the athletics and activities director in scheduling interscholastic contests
9. Act as a liaison with the cheerleading program and the other coaches
10. Oversee JV and Jr High Basketball Programs and Coaches

District coaching schedule

Equal Opportunity Employer Statement

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