La Salle College High School seeks a Head Water Polo Coach to join the Athletic Department for the 2019-20 season. The Head Water Polo Coach assumes the responsibility and leadership for overall supervision of the team at all levels and:
Organizes the program in a manner that is consistent with the school mission statement and athletic department philosophy, goals, and objectives.
Assumes responsibility for the general health, welfare, and safety of the student-athletes entrusted to their care.
Develops good sportsmanship and provides a model for student-athletes to emulate by embodying the core principles of the Lasallian educator.
Complies with Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association (PIAA) and La Salle College High School policies and procedures.
Organizes directs and supervises practice sessions and locker room facilities.
Supervises assistant coaches and volunteers, following prior approval from the Athletic Administrator and completion of the HR onboarding process.
Attends and assists the Athletic Administrator in the coordination of scheduling various meetings and events, including parent preseason, booster club, fall/spring coaches, and League and District coaches' meetings.
Maintains records for and from the Athletic Director and/or Principal.
Monitors and encourages the student-athletes' academic achievement.
Ensures the general upkeep, protection, distribution, collection, and inventory of all equipment and uniforms. Submits requests to the Athletic Administrator (as needed).
Maintains an allocated budget and following Business Office procedures for incurring and tracking expenditures and revenues.
Develops good public relations in the school and community.
Candidates are required to have Water Polo knowledge and coaching experience on a high school level or beyond. Ideal candidates will have a knowledge of the school mission statement and athletic department philosophy with the ability to integrate both into a coaching philosophy.
La Salle seeks applicants from diverse backgrounds and interests committed to the mission of the school.
La Salle College High School, a Catholic, independent, college preparatory school for young men of varied backgrounds, is conducted in the tradition of St. John Baptist de La Salle. Through a broad and balanced, human and Christian education, La Salle College High School guides each student in the development of his unique God-given talents and fosters a commitment to academic excellence, service, and leadership.
High School diploma or GED equivalent.
Ten years’ experience preferred.
Ability to communicate effectively communicate with all constituents in a school environment.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations by using strong conflict resolutions skills.
Valid PA Driver’s License.
Submission to PA Act 153 clearances and, Motor Vehicle Record check.
Ability to apply basic first aid; CPR certification.