Posted

30+ days ago

Location

Austin, TX

Description

St. Dominic Savio Catholic High School is seeking a part time Head Varsity Volleyball Coach for the 2021-2022 school year. This is a stipend position. Interested candidates should submit an application online via Applicant Pro.

Job summary: The Head Varsity Volleyball Coach fulfills the mission of the Catholic school by assisting in administering the program in a particular sport which adequately prepares the student athlete for interscholastic competition.

Responsibilities:

  • Supports and upholds the philosophy of Catholic education and the mission of the school
  • Supports and adheres to the Code of Conduct and policies and procedures of the school and Diocese
  • Maintains confidentiality regarding school matters
  • Models professional conduct and sportsmanship while instilling these characteristics within team members
  • Schedules practices and games in consultation with the athletic director
  • Monitors physical condition and fitness of participants and reports injuries to parents and school officials
  • Continually monitors and supervises all activities of the participants at all practices and games
  • Teaches essential safety skills and strategies to student athletes; monitors safety compliance
  • Follows school and diocesan policies regarding safety guidelines
  • Communicates with athletic director regarding need for early dismissals, field, and gym use
  • Ensures that emergency contact information is available at practices and games
  • Demonstrates professionalism in conduct, demeanor, and work habits
  • Maintains a work schedule that maximizes availability to the school, students and staff

Duties:

  • Able to instruct athletes about proper strategy, skills, and rules of the game
  • Able to motivate student athletes to perform optimally as an individual athlete and team member
  • Uses approved, corrective, and positive discipline procedures in dealing with inappropriate student conduct
  • Expertise, knowledge, and competency in fundamentals of the sport
  • Skill in motivating and engaging student athletes
  • Required to lift or carry athletic equipment and supplies
  • Required to maintain composure and avoid inappropriate displays of anger

Skills/Minimum qualifications:

Education/Certification:

  • High School or equivalent
  • Current CPR certification and First Aid training

Experience:

  • Previous high school coaching experience required