Athletic Director - Middle School

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ATHLETIC DIRECTOR - Middle School
 
GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
The Athletic Director is responsible for the administration of all athletic programs and serves as a liaison between the athletic staff and the administration; provides leadership; serves as a model to the athletic staff; and is responsible for providing each enrolled student of middle school age an opportunity to participate in extracurricular athletic activity that will foster physical skills, a sense of worth and competence, a knowledge and understanding of the pleasures of sports, and the principles of fair play.
 
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

  • Considerable knowledge of athletic programs and total operations of an athletic program;
  • Skill in budgeting and purchasing;
  • Ability to exhibit sufficient strength, agility, dexterity and mobility to carry out all performance responsibilities;
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND TASKS INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING:
  • Schedule and coordinate athletic practices and events including but not limited to operational personnel, facilities, transportation, officials, promotions, and equipment.
  • Provide supervision and crowd control for home and away athletic events as appropriate.
  • Provide orientation of athletic staff regarding policies and procedures governing the athletic program including district, regional, and state regulations;
  • Promote the school division’s Student Pledge Program  and administer the Privileged Activity Random Alcohol and Drug Testing Program; 
  • Assist in recommending potential athletic staff members;
  • Assist in providing guidance to other athletic directors throughout the school division;
  • Assist in evaluating athletic staff personnel;
  • Maintain complete records on the athletic program including eligibility lists, insurance lists, equipment inventories, awards, rosters, finances, physicals, events records, etc.
  • Act as a liaison between principal and coaching staff;
  • Serve as a liaison between coaches and parents.
  • Acts as a liaison between the athletic staff and the athletic booster club.
  • Attend district, regional, and state athletic meetings as appropriate.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

 MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
  • A minimum of three years of successful coaching experience with middle school age students
  • Hold a valid teaching license with successful classroom and/or coaching experience is preferred. 

REPORTS TO:  Principal
 
EVALUATION:  Performance on this job will be evaluated yearly by the principal and will be based on the overall progress of the program.
 
FLSA STATUS:  Exempt

Posted By

Mecklenburg County Public Schools

P.O. Box 190 , Boydton, VA 23917
 

At the following locations

Park View Middle School

Nancy Riddell, Principal 365 Dockery Road, South Hill, VA 23970