The position of Assistant Coach is for the purpose of assisting the Head Coach in organizing and conducting the athletic program to meet the needs of the participants, by providing them worthwhile learning experiences.
Essential Job Functions:
- Exhibit exceptional integrity and character at all times.
- Be a positive role model in the school and community.
- Perform delegated duties assigned by the Head Coach.
- Be knowledgeable of and implement the planned system and style of play as established by the Head Coach.
- Enforce all athletic regulations and take initiative in making proposals for improvement in the program through the Head Coach to the Athletic Director and principal.
- Attend meetings and professional development organized and conducted by the Head Coach, Athletic Director, or principal.
- Demonstrate proper active supervision during all scheduled activities or student/athletes including, but not limited to, game, practice, locker room, and transportation.
- Maintain a thorough knowledge of skill development, training techniques, fundamentals, game strategy, and the rules of the sport.
- Commit to continued professional development and improvement of the knowledge of skill development, training techniques, fundaments, game strategy, and the rules of the sport.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
- Knowledge of the sport, coaching techniques, student supervision, and District policies.
- Skills to effectively communicate in verbal and written modes with student/athletes, parents, assistant coaches, and other school staff. Strong leadership, problem solving, and organizational skills.
- Abilities to stand and walk for prolonged periods, perform a variety of specialized and responsible tasks, maintain records, establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with students, parents, other school personnel, meet schedule and deadlines. Significant physical abilities include lifting/carrying, reaching/handling, talking/hearing conversations, near/far visual acuity/depth perceptions/accommodation/field of vision.