8th Grade Girls Basketball Assistant Coach

Job | Posted 12 days ago
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I. TITLE:   Assistant 8th Grade Girls Basketball Coach


  1. Demonstrates skill and experience in the sport coached.
  2. Holds a valid Idaho Teaching Certificate or certified by the ASEP or NFICEP.
  3. Ability to work with staff, students, and the public.
  4. Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the Board may find appropriate and acceptable.

III. REPORTS TO:  District Athletic Director

    To help each participating student achieve a high level of skill, an appreciation for the values of discipline and sportsmanship, and an 
    increased level of self-esteem.

  1. Assists with planning regularly scheduled practice sessions and activities which are designed to maximize the skill level of the individual athlete within the confines of district and state policies and regulations.
  2. Assists with teaching the fundamentals of the sport and the personal characteristics required by the demands of the sport.
  3. Interacts with building and district administration to schedule competitive activities within the confines of district and state guidelines.
  4. Is responsible for the welfare and safety of athletes at practice, during competition and while teaching.  This includes responsibility for students while on road trips and beyond game time (i.e. at motels, restaurants, and before and after games.)  Must attend safety and legal workshops sponsored by the district, i.e. CPR, first aid.
  5. Cooperates with the press and other public entities to represent the program and the school district in a positive manner.
  6. Complies with all rules and regulations of the IHSAA, the State Board of Education and the Board of Trustees for School District 251.
  7. Attends appropriate meetings and serves on committees as requested by the Building Administrator and Head Coach.
  8. Maintains a direct line of communication with administration.
  9. Maintains high standards and promotes ethical conduct and confidentiality.
  10. Performs all other duties as assigned.

VI. Terms of Employment
    This is an “at will” position in that the employer or employee may terminate employment at any time, or for any reason consistent with  
    applicable state or federal law.  The “employment at will” policy cannot be changed verbally or in writing, unless the change is specifically
    authorized in writing and expressly approved by the Board of Trustees of District 251.

   Performance of this position will be evaluated a by the District Athletic Director in accordance with provisions of the Board’s policy on the
   evaluation of personnel.


Posted By

Jefferson County Joint SD 251

201 Idaho Avenue , Rigby, ID 83442

At the following locations

Farnsworth Middle School

305 North 3700 East , Rigby, ID 83442