Head Boys Basketball Coach
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.
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.