Athletics Coordinator/Head Coach (Effective 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR)

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This position will advise, coordinate, and supervise High School athletic programs, as well as be the Head Coach for High School sports teams.  As the Athletics Coordinator, this position is responsible for all campus athletics programs meeting the goals and objectives of Tucson Unified School District (TUSD) to provide students the opportunity to participate and excel in the athletic program of their choice.  As a Head Coach for High School sports this position is responsible for performing all duties regarding recruiting players, organizing, practicing, maintaining the playing field and practice facilities, scheduling, and developing student athletes. 
Bachelor’s Degree
National Federation of High School Sports Certification
Arizona Interscholastic Association (AIA) Certification or a recognized equivalent out of state certification and ability to obtain AIA Certification within 1 year
Current CPR w/AED Certificate
Current First Aid Certificate
Prior coaching experience at the high school level
Experience developing, organizing or maintaining athletic programs required
Knowledge of AIA rules and regulations
Verbal and written communication skills
Master’s Degree in Education Administration of a related field
English/Spanish Bilingual
Experience in public speaking
Experience developing student specific interventions, fund raising, and facilitating performing arts programs
Experience and knowledge of student athletics to include NHSS
FBI fingerprint background check (at employee's expense)
Proof of immunity to rubeola (measles) and rubella (German measles), or proof of MMR immunization
Must hold a current Arizona Driver’s license and personal vehicle insurance coverage greater than or equal to the state required minimum for car insurance as described under Governing Board Policy: EEB-R-1 Business and Personnel Transportation Services - Transportation by Employees

Effective 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR
LOCATION - Santa Rita High School (Pantano and Escalante area)
Exempt Coordinator - Grade 1
1.0 FTE - 8 hours per day
12 months position

Internal candidates will transfer at a rate commensurate with their bargaining unit language.
The hiring range for external candidates will be $50,632.73 - $58,783.03, based on experience.

For more information on salary schedule, please visit the Employee Agreement for Non-Bargaining Employees at

Positions less than 30 hours per week are not eligible for district benefits.

Tucson Unified School District is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination based on disability, race, color, religion/religious beliefs, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or national origin.

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Tucson Unified School District

7820 E Wrightstown Rd., Unit 100, Tucson, AZ 85715
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$7,328 (USD)

State Average: $8,651 (USD)

% ELL Students


State Average: 6%

Student Teacher Ratio

State Average: 23.13

% IEP Students


State Average: 12%


State Average: 143