Produce a high level of competency in sport skill instruction, motivation, and conduct of practice sessions
Develop a strong team culture that is in line with the values of the CSH athletic program
Achieve competitive results that demonstrate athletic excellence
Demonstrate a sincere interest in the social, emotional, academic, moral-ethical, and athletic development of student-athletes; displaying that the highest priority is the health, safety and welfare of student-athletes
Display excellent writing, speaking and listening abilities
Exhibit supportive and cooperative behavior in the pursuit of achieving sport program goals established by the Athletics Director of Competitive Sports
Act with leadership and professional behavior in dealing with student-athletes, parents, and administrators
Complete all assignments including, but not limited to:
roster management, game-day operations, scheduling, score reporting, transportation, management of staff and student-managers, CPR, VIRTUS and other trainings, liaison for Team Parents, distribution and collection of uniforms, attend League / CSH coaches’ meetings, and other administrative duties as assigned
Conduct and/or attend staff meetings with Sacred Heart coaches to develop consistent coaching philosophy, teach concepts, and promote excitement towards CSH basketball programs.
Manage staff assistant coach(es) and recruit/train/manage student-managers
Commit to using video and statistical analysis as a teaching tool for student-athletes.
Provide mentorship/support to sub-varsity programs
Exhibit the highest professional standards and ethical behavior with adherence to NYSAIS, AAIS, School, Division, and Department of Athletics rules and regulations and Coaches Manual
Other Responsibilities: This position is also responsible for any additional tasks, not previously mentioned, that are needed to maintain and/or oversee the success of Sacred Heart Athletics.
Bachelor’s degree and two years of relevant experience, or a combination of education and experience. Previous high school/college coaching experience required. High school playing experience required; college playing experience preferred.
Preference for someone with demonstrated experience in planning and developing a comprehensive approach to middle school and high school sport program development.
Excellent verbal and written communications skills with the ability to effectively manage relationships at the administrative, student-athlete, and parent level.
An equal opportunity employer, Sacred Heart seeks to hire outstanding and diverse staff and faculty who work together harmoniously toward the common mission of the school.