To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Have a comprehensive knowledge of the rules and fundamentals of the sport assigned to coach.
Responsible for the information contained in the Athletics and Activities Handbook and Activity Funds Procedures Manual.
Provide emergency first aid.
Attend all conference general meetings and selection meetings.
Be responsible for all matters pertaining to the organization and administration of the coaching of the team under his or her direction and enforce all rules of the Missouri State High School Activities Association (MSHAA) as they pertain to the respective sports.
Maintain accurate rosters at all times, ensuring that it is up-to-date and on file with the Athletic & Activities Office.
Prepare detailed equipment and supply budget requests to be submitted to the Assistant Principal for Athletics & Activities.
Inspect all equipment, oversee the issuance and collection of equipment, maintain equipment inventory records and direct activities of student managers.
Responsible for all tryouts, practices, team meetings, and athletic contests when the team is involved, including off-season programs.
Report injuries of participants to the Assistant Principal for Athletics & Activities.
Employ in positive coaching methodology.
Work with athletic booster club organization.
Provide a safe environment for students.
Adhere to all the policies, procedures and regulations of the building and district.
Skills and Abilities:
Read, analyze and interpret professional journals, Board policy, administrative procedures and forms and governmental regulations and guidance.
Complete forms, write reports and engage in written correspondence with parents.
Present information effectively and respond to questions.
Write clear and complete coaching plans.