Newton Public Schools
Newton, MA, United States
Sports Recreation, Education
Head Coach-Boys Track and Field
Newton South High School
Athletic Director, School Principal
general description (1-3 lines describing role):
The purpose of this position is to instruct athletes in the fundamental skills, strategy and physical training necessary for them to realize a degree of individual and team success. At the same time, the students shall receive instruction that will lead to the formulation of moral values, pride of accomplishment, acceptable social behavior, self-discipline, sportsmanship and service to others.
·Previous successful coaching experience
·Ability to organize and supervise all levels of a sport program
·Commitment to professional growth
·Ability to accept responsibilities outside the team as they relate to the school and community
·Ability to handle multitude of varying and complex issues
·Excellent oral and written communication skills
ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES (not limited to):
·Complies with school and MIAA policies and regulations
·Complies with school and Conference/League policies and regulations
·Works cooperatively with the school staff
·Relates positively to parents and other community representatives
·Completes required records and reports with promptness and accuracy
·Assumes responsibility for care of equipment and facilities
·Assumes responsibility for a safe environment for student athletes
·Models positive behaviors, especially with regard to sportsmanship and the alcohol, tobacco and drug rules
·Delegates staff assignments to assistant coaches
·Develops and organizes practice program
.Evaluates assistant coaches and playing personnel
·Plans and develops game responsibilities
·Conducts and analyzes scouting reports
·Assists student athletes in college advancement
·Maintains and inventories all equipment and supplies
·Acts as liaison person in relating the athletic program to the staff, administration, general public, and local news media
·Responsible for implementing “other job related duties” as needed.
Work Environment & PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Majority of work is performed in a school/classroom environment. The noise level in the environment is usually moderate.
While performing the duties of this job, the coach is frequently required to walk, stand, sit, talk, and hear. The teacher is regularly required to bend, stoop, crouch and/or kneel. The teacher is occasionally required to lift and/or move objects weighing up to 25 pounds. Must have sufficient mobility to navigate within a large school building.
Date Updated: 1/16/15
Newton Public Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Newton Public Schools ensures equal employment opportunities regardless of race, creed, sex, color, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability, or any other class as protected by law. The Newton Public Schools places a high value on diversity and active recruitment of qualified minority teachers and staff
Any individual needing assistance in making application for any opening should contact the district human resources office.
Newton Public Schools
Website : http://www.newton.k12.ma.us/
here are 11,556 (as of 10/1/07) students enrolled in fifteen elementary schools (K-5), four middle schools (6-12) and two comprehensive high schools (9-12). We also have two integrated pre-school programs with over 230 students. Over 40 different languages are spoken within the student/parent population. The Newton school district belongs to the Metropolitan Council for Educational Opportunity (METCO), a state-funded voluntary educational desegregation program enrolling 3500 Boston students in public schools in 34 suburban communities; 405 Boston students are enrolled in our schools. Newton is also a Member of the Education Collaborative for Greater Boston (EDCO) which includes 21 urban and suburban communities. 91% of the 2006 graduating class were listed as going on to higher education.