Houston Christian (HC) is accepting applications from qualified candidates for Athletic Director. This is a full-time, exempt position. The Athletic Director works to provide an effective athletic program for Houston Christian students that integrates HC’s core values with the development of moral character, the enrichment of spiritual lives, and the perpetuation of growth in Christian ideals. This position reports to the Principal, supervises the Athletics staff and coaches, and works in collaboration with faculty, staff, and sports trainers.
Bachelor's Degree, Master’s Degree preferred.
Coaching experience preferred.
Possess a broad knowledge of many sports.
Knowledge of the overall operations of an athletic program.
Proven ability to manage budget and personnel.
Strong communication, public relation, and interpersonal skills.
Knowledge of state and SPC policies governing athletics.
Ability to manage multiple tasks and consistently meet deadlines
High level of integrity, diplomacy, and initiative
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
Flexibility, sense of humor, and willingness to assist with administrative tasks in a fast-paced team environment
High regard for confidentiality
Represent the school in a positive light.
Committed to the mission and values of Houston Christian High School.
The Director of Athletics is responsible for the planning, coordination, implementation, and evaluation of an effective athletic program for the students of Houston Christian in accordance with HC’s mission statement and the policies and procedures of HC and the Southwest Preparatory Conference (SPC). Frequent Saturday or evening work is required
Interested candidates may complete and submit the Houston Christian Professional Application with the Staff philosophy questions, a cover letter, and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Instructions and the application are accessible from theEmployment page atwww.houstonchristian.org. Resumes are not reviewed without the complete HC application.
While HC gives preference to members of the Christian faith, the School is committed to equal employment opportunity. We will not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on any legally recognized basis [“protected class”] including, but not limited to: veteran status, uniform service member status, race, color, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, pregnancy, childbirth, or any other protected class under federal, state, or local law except those exclusions specifically provided to Religious Organizations. The School is a Religious Organization as defined by Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and accordingly reserves the right to employ persons who profess a Christian faith and have a philosophy of ministry similar to ours.
HC provides rigorous academic programs that prepare every student for collegiate study, but our community goes beyond the classroom. Our faculty and staff engage students in service and leadership opportunities through student governance, athletics and fine arts that build confidence and skills to assist in developing a life focus. We understand we are training tomorrow's leaders and examine issues that encourage students to seek knowledge and understanding before drawing conclusions. We educate and train leaders with the solid values and convictions that a Christian worldview imparts.
Everyone who works at HC is here because they're passionate about Christian education and shaping young lives. That remarkable dedication is the most valuable aspect of Houston Christian - to offer every student commitment to their success. We hire the best possible teachers, and they demonstrate each and every day that they love students and that teaching and challenging them is their great reward.
Houston Christian High School inspires young people to lead by uniting faith, intellect, and gifts to reach their greatest promise. Serving grades 9-12, the school draws from public, private, and parochial schools across Houston. The school’s state-of-the-art facilities sit on a 45-acre campus, which houses the award-winning academic, athletic, and arts programs. The school is accredited by the Independent Schools Association of the Southwest (ISAS) and is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), the Council of Educational Standards and Accountability (CESA), and the Southwest Preparatory Conference (SPC). HC is located at 2700 W. Sam Houston Parkway N., Houston, Texas, 77043.
About Houston Christian High School
Houston Christian is an independent day school offering a college-preparatory education to co-ed students grades 9-12.
While HC gives preference to members of the Christian faith, the School is committed to equal employment opportunity. We will not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on any legally recognized basis [“protected class”] including, but not limited to: veteran status, uniform service member status, race, color, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, pregnancy, childbirth, or any other protected class under federal, state, or local law except those exclusions specifically provided to Religious Organizations.