Science Olympiad Coach

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Employment Type
Full-time
Position Areas
Coach/Trainer

Description

SCIENCE OLYMPIAD COACH
 
Purpose:
To help each participating student achieve a high level of skills, science knowledge and appreciation for the values of commitment and excellence.
 
Overall Goals:

  • Ensure that students are demonstrating growth in the classroom learning targets
  • Empower students to be critical thinkers, enthusiastic readers, skillful researchers, and ethical users of information
  • Instill a love of learning in all students
  • Collaborate with colleagues to ensure the best possible instruction for all students
  • Monitor the effective classroom management
 
Duties of this job include, but are not limited to: 
  • Coaches individual participants in the skills necessary for achievement in the events they are involved in
  • Plans and schedules regular practices leading to competition
  • Maintains accurate records and results of individual and team performances
  • Enforces discipline and establishes and oversees consequences for breach of such standards
  • Maintains competency in rules and general information about all aspects of Science Olympiad
  • Organizes, coordinates, and chaperones all competitions
  • Recommends purchase of equipment and supplies
  • Maintains necessary attendance, event forms and parent permission forms
  • Recruits and provides direction to adult volunteer coaches
     
Qualifications for the position:
  • Experience in teaching and/or coaching science is preferred
  • A teaching certificate of bachelor’s degree is preferred
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective organizational relationships
  • Ability to read and interpret documents
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence
  • Ability to speak effectively before groups
  • Available to meet after school as well as some evenings and weekends
 
REPORTS TO: Principal
 

Posted By

Morton Grove School District 70

6200 Lake , Morton Grove, IL 60053
 

At the following locations

Park View School

6200 Lake , Morton Grove, IL 60053



Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$17,605

State Average: $13,341

% ELL Students

22%

State Average: 10%

Student Teacher Ratio

13.62

State Average: 15.71

% IEP Students

13%

State Average: 15%

FTE

73

State Average: 246