Assistant Volleyball Coach

Employer: 
St. Gabriel's Catholic School
Contact Name: 
Riley Litherland
Email Address: 
rlitherland@sgs-austin.org
Phone Number: 
(512) 327-7755 Fax: (512) 328-4192
Job Description: 

• Supports and upholds the philosophy of Catholic education and the mission of the school
• Acts as a witness to Gospel values by modeling the teachings of the Catholic Church
 

Duties: 

• Foster among the participants and spectators an appreciation of the values of athletics, a desire to perform at the highest level, an attitude of good sportsmanship, and a sense of pride in self, team, school, and community.
• Direct the training, conditioning, and performance of the program
• In accordance with the schedule, be present for all try-outs, practices, and games
• Communicate with team parent regarding game and practice schedule
• With head coach, facilitate and evaluate players during try-outs
• With head coach, formulate teams allowing each player to experience challenges and successes
• Become knowledgeable with all AIPL rules and regulations
• Notify Director regarding scores and stand out players of every competition
• Notify Director if a player does not return to play after an injury
• At the end of events, remain present until every student from your team has been accounted for
• Prior to the end of season tournament, choose three award winners from team
o Most Valuable Player, Heart and Hustle, Saber Heart
• Attend the end of season party and present awards and recognitions
• Emphasize the importance of academic excellence and assist in maintaining high academic standards for members of the program
• Promote the program within the school and community
• Engage with the parents of the members in a positive and constructive manner.

Minimum Qualifications: 

• Prior coaching experience preferred
• Willing and able to invest into the development all student-athletes involved with the program
• Must love teaching and coaching middle school students
• Possesses the verbal and written communication skills expected of an educated individual
• Hired and evaluated by Director of Student Activities and Head Coach

How to Apply: 

Send resume and cover letter to the Director of Student Activities, Riley Litherland at rlitherland@sgs-austin.org