Activities / Athletics (not state certified) - Valley Park School District
Position: Activities / Athletics (not state certified)
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Assistant Softball Coach
Job Location: Valley Park High School
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Valley Park School District
Valley Park, MO 63088
Telephone: 636-923-3695
Job Description:
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The Valley Park School District invites passionate, energetic, student-centered coaches to apply for the position of Assistant Softball Coach for the 2020-2021 school year. The ideal candidate possess both a high level of knowledge of the game of softball but also a passion for helping student-athletes grow socially, emotionally, physically, and academically today in preparation for tomorrow.
Essential duties and responsibilities include:  
  • Assist the head coach with instructing and training participants in the rules, regulations, equipment, and techniques of the sport;
  • Organize and direct individual and small group practice activities/exercises as directed by the head coach;
  • Assess strengths and weaknesses in participants’ performance as well as provide encouragement and constructive feedback while keeping the head coach informed of participants’ performance;
  • Assist the head coach with determining game strategy;
  • Assist the head coach in providing supervision of all participants until they have left the building and/or site;
  • Follow established procedures in the event of a student-athlete’s injury;
  • Maintain high standards of student-athlete behavior;
  • Act as a positive role model to students on and off the court/field/site;
  • Encourage student-athletes to maintain a high academic standard;
  • Maintain effective working relationships with school administrators, parents, students, and coaches;
  • Follow MSHSAA and District regulations; and
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the head coach.
Position:  Part-time temporary, season-specific
Education:  Minimum of 60 college credit hours.
Certification: Missouri State Teaching Certificate or Missouri Substitute Certificate.
Experience:  Prior coaching or playing experience in the sport preferred. Working with school-aged children and background in education are strongly desired.
Compensation: Based on experience. 
Benefits:  Not eligible
FLSA Status:  Exempt, Professional Exemption-Teacher.

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