Bachelor’s Degree Preferred.
Teaching Certificate Preferred.
Previous coaching experience Preferred.
Familiarity with DIAA rules, regulations, procedures, and policies.
Preferential consideration may be given to staff members in the Laurel School District.
Ability to work effectively with staff, students and parents; familiarity with school/DIAA rules, regulations, procedures and policies.
Applicant must demonstrate a level of knowledge and/or experience appropriate to the position.
Conducts self in a professional and sportsmanlike manner at all times.
Teaches the fundamental philosophy, skills, and knowledge essential to the sport.
Develops a well-organized practice schedule with specific objectives for each practice.
Uses personnel and strategies effectively.
Praises athletes for positive performances.
Offers constructive feedback for unfavorable performances.
Promotes and monitors effective individual and team conduct at practice, during meets, and in our schools and community in efforts to support the expected image and reputation of The Laurel School District.
Plans, directs, and maintains rigorous practices in which ALL student athletes participate at honing the fundamentals of the sport daily via position work, group work, and team work segments of practice.
Provides opportunities for as many team members as possible to participate, depending upon their abilities.
Team’s performance reflects enthusiasm, motivation, proper fundamentals, and sportsmanship.
Learns new strategies and trends by attending clinics and reading coaching publications.