Head Boys Basketball Coach

Posted 3 months ago
Position Areas


JOB TITLE: Head Coach

REPORTS TO: Principal/Activities Director    


  • Maintain current certification through the Professional Teaching Standards Board (PTSB)

  • Maintain all appropriate certifications (CPR, First Aid) and immunizations

  • Knowledge of applicable rules, regulations, statutes, policies and procedures  and ability to determine appropriateness compliance in situations                    


JOB GOALS/OBJECTIVES:  Within the framework of the entire athletic program, provides leadership in the ongoing development and improvement of his coaching area through coordination, planning, evaluation, and implementation of programs.



  • Assists in the coordination of all programs (7-12).

  • Plans and administers staff responsibilities, staff plans, seasonal plans, and scouting duties if applicable.

  • Maintains liaison and active participation with other community activities, i.e., recreation.

  • Assists in the recruitment, screening, hiring, training, and assignment of the coaching staff.

  • Assists in the ongoing evaluation of the coaching staff.

  • Must have a good knowledge of the sport he/she is coaching. Experience playing, coaching, or acting as a referee is valuable for the position of a head coach.

  • Oversees the safety conditions of the facility and activities in which assigned sports are conducted whenever students are present.

  • Establishes performance criteria for eligibility in interscholastic competition in his/her sport.

  • Enforces discipline and sportsmanlike behavior at all times and establishes and oversees penalties for breach of such standards by individual students.

  • During Season:

  • Implement Athletic Standards as outlined in the Athletic Handbook.

  • Provide information for transportation, officials and game management.

  • Assume responsibility for constant care of equipment and facilities being used.

  • Follow carefully the procedure for initiating purchase orders.

  • Assume supervisory control over all phases of teams in his program.

  • Organize and schedule practice sessions on a regular basis with the idea of developing the Athlete’s greatest potential.

  • Maintains necessary attendance forms, insurance records, and other paperwork as required.

  • Apply discipline in a firm and positive manner as outlined in the Athletic Handbook.

  • See that building regulations are understood and enforced.

  • Emphasize safety precautions and be aware of the best training and injury procedures.

  • Conduct himself and his teams in an ethical manner during practice and contests.

  • Must have a good relationship with their team while still remaining the leader.

  • Report a summary of all contests and provide any publicity information that would aid his program and his athletes.

  • Instruct his players concerning rules and rule changes, new knowledge, and innovative ideas and techniques.

  • Promote off-season training programs (strength & conditioning)                                                                         

  • End of Season

  • Arrange for the systematic return of all school equipment and hold the athlete responsible for all equipment not returned.

  • Arrange for the issuance of letters and special awards.

  • Arrange of cleaning, sorting, and inventory of all equipment.

  • Be concerned with the care and maintenance of his facility.

  • Recommend concerning equipment needed to be purchased or repaired.

  • Maintain records of the team and individual accomplishments.

Posted By

Johnson County School District 1

601 W Lott , Buffalo, WY 82834

At the following locations

Clear Creek Middle School

361 W. Gatchell Street , Buffalo, WY 82834