Head Football Coach

Employer: 
St. Dominic Savio Catholic High School
Contact Name: 
Orlando Florez
Email Address: 
oflorez@saviochs.org
Phone Number: 
(512) 388-8846 Fax: (512) 388-1335
Job Description: 

St. Dominic Savio Catholic High School is seeking a Head Football Coach for the 2017-2018 School year. This is a stipend position at this time. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to: Mr. Orlando Florez at oflorez@saviochs.org

Job summary: The Head Football 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.

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

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: 

• 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

Minimum Qualifications: 

Education/Certification:
• High School or equivalent
• Current CPR certification and First Aid training

Experience:
• Previous coaching experience required

How to Apply: 

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to: Mr. Orlando Florez at oflorez@saviochs.org