Head Football Coach (#299686)

Job | Posted 2 years ago
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POSITION DESCRIPTION: To provide knowledge, motivation, and leadership in an activity in which the students excel to their full potential while competing in a culture educating the whole child including their physical well-being, moral character, and social and mental development.

QUALIFICATIONS: Licensure: Preferred:   Virginia Postgraduate Professional License  

                Education Preferred:    Bachelor’s Degree

Experience Preferred:   Minimum of 3 years of successfully coaching football at the varsity level 

                Skills & Knowledge    Required:  Exceptional leadership qualities and interpersonal skills necessary for working effectively with coaches, students, administrators, and members of the community; strong conceptual skills and problem-solving capabilities; ability to effectively present ideas orally and in written form.

  DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:      * Coordinates staff organization into three basic units: offense, defense, and special teams; * Delegates staff assignments to assistant coaches; * Develops and organizes practice programs; * Serves as a liaison relating the district football program to the staff, administration, and community;  * Develops and administers a continuous off-season conditioning and recruitment program; * Conducts and analyzes scouting reports; * Evaluates assistant coaches; * Maintains and inventories all equipment and supplies; * Assists the activities director in scheduling, development of budget, administration of the football program budget, and making travel arrangements; * Maintains professional growth through attendance of coaching clinics, conferences, etc.; * Keeps informed of the rules and regulations governing the VHSL, the region, the district and those set forth by the Spotsylvania County School Board; * Obtain all required VHSL certifications; * Performs other duties as assigned by administration.

  TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT:     (For the duration of the athletic season)

  SALARY RANGE:     $3,649.00 Stipend

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Spotsylvania County Public Schools

8020 River Stone Drive, Fredericksburg, VA 22407

Compare with State

Amount per Student

$11,035 (USD)

State Average: $11,724 (USD)

% ELL Students


State Average: 9%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 14.22

% IEP Students


State Average: 13%



State Average: 801