The 7th Grade Boys Basketball Head Coach will lead and organize the Wy'east 7th Grade Boys Basketball team. Lead in establishing an environment in which student-athletes can gain self-esteem and develop a positive self-image. Directs the promotion of sportsmanship, program equity and inclusion, a winning attitude and commitment to student academic success.
Essential Job Functions:
- Direct and supervise the organization of practice sessions during the regulated season; to include seasonal goals and objectives.
- Work cooperatively with parents, other coaches, staff, and support programs.
- Assists the Athletic Director in maintaining the care for athletic facilities and aid in the preparation of the facilities for athletic competition.
- Assists Athletic Director in purchasing equipment, supplies and uniforms for the basketball team.
- Assists Athletic Director in game scheduling when needed.
- Responsible to conduct pre-season meeting with all athletes and parents, outlining schedules, student athletic contracts, and Student Athletic Handbook.
- Works to improve skills and knowledge of each athlete and the team as a whole.
- Organize team members according to competitive levels.
- Enforces appropriate team rules and team discipline.
- Previous Basketball coaching experience.
- Previous experience coaching youth sports.
- Bilingual in English/Spanish helpful.