Athletics (Coaching) State Certified - Meramec Valley R-III
Position: Athletics (Coaching) State Certified
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Head Varsity Girls Soccer Coach
Job Location: Meramec Valley R-III School District
Beginning: Feb 01, 2019
Deadline: Dec 18, 2019**
District: Meramec Valley R-III
Pacific, MO 63069
Telephone: 636-271-1400
Job Description:
All Applicants must submit the required application and additional materials online at
(Applicants will not be considered without meeting the mandatory minimum qualifications)
  • Full professional teacher’s certificate from DESE preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree in education or related field preferred
  • Experience as a head soccer coach preferred
  • Assume responsibility for coordination of the high school and middle school programs in the assigned sport or activity.
  • Use sound and acceptable coaching/teaching techniques in all phases of the program.
  • Organize safe and effective practice sessions.
  • Develop and delegate specific job tasks for assistant(s).
  • Develop and adhere to an efficient and technically sound conditioning and injury prevention and treatment program.
  • Develop in conjunction with the Principal/Activities Director a sound system for equipment accountability.
  • Establish a working rapport with, and is directly responsible to, the Principal/Activities Director.
  • Adhere to all district and school policies regarding the athletic/activities program.
  • Model good sportsmanship and enforce sportsmanlike behavior among the players/team members at all times.
  • Establish good public relations in the school and community.
  • Coach individual participants in the fundamental and advanced skills necessary to develop their full potential in the sport/activity involved.
  • Demonstrate ability to motivate the team and individual players.
  • Earn respect from the players/team members.
  • Develop a firm, fair, and consistent discipline system for the team and for individual players/members.
  • Follow proper procedures in handling discipline problems.
  • Cooperate with maintenance staff, transportation staff, and others who are involved in supporting the activities program.
  • Adhere to budget guidelines for the sport/activity. Arrange for contacts with appropriate college recruiters for players/team members.
  • Attend clinics, workshops, and professional organizations as related to coaching area.
  • Make an effort to improve coaching strategies and techniques.
  • Evaluate assistant(s) following district procedures.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
For a complete listing of job responsibilities and fitness for duty requirements, see our Head Coach Job Description at
EFFECTIVE:  2018-2019 school year                     
SCREENING TO BEGIN:  Immediately  
TERMS:  Extra duty contract                      
Recommendation to be given at the January, 2019 Board of Education meeting
NOTICE OF NONDISCRIMINATION:  The Meramec Valley R-III School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law in the admission, access to, treatment, and employment in its programs, services and activities. Any person having inquiries concerning Meramec Valley R-III School District’s compliance with nondiscrimination laws is directed to contact Mr. Tom Sauvage, Assistant Superintendent, at 126 North Payne Street, Pacific, MO  63069, (636-271-1400).
An Equal Opportunity Employer

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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