Esports Head Coach

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Description

POSITION: Exports Head Coach (Part-Time)
SUPPLEMENT:  $1500.00 Per Season (Fall/Spring)

JOB PURPOSE: 

The position is responsible for recruiting and coaching esports student-athletes. The coach will work significantly with the student-athletes and athletic director. Also works with other head coaches, admissions and financial aid staff and other campus employees.


QUALIFICATIONS: 
  • Experience involving multiplayer online video games with team-based elements and expert knowledge of League of Legends, Rocket League, or similar games  
  • Ability to demonstrate a vision for a secondary eSports program in Suffolk Public Schools 
  • Experience coaching or playing in an eSports program preferred  
  • Experience in K-12 preferred  
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees, students, and general public  
  • Valid driver’s license 
  • Coaching or teaching Experience preferred.
  • Bachelor's Degree preferred. 

    REPORTS TO: The Coordinator of Student Activities

     DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 
    1. Recruiting and retaining students for the esports program
    2. Conducting coaching and instruction activities during training, practice and competition 
    3. Coordinating off-season, practice and competition schedules 
    4. Assisting with team travel and fundraising when necessary  
    5. Running camps, clinics, and promotional events  
    6. Ensuring team compliance with all league, conference, and institutional rules and regulations  Continuously ensuring personal behavior and program reputation are in alignment with the institution values and mission  
    7. Other duties as assigned by the Director of Student Activities


    MAY BE REQUIRED TO: 

    Sit/stand for long periods of time, operate or demonstrate instructional equipment and technologies, speak and hear clearly, transport equipment to various sites, drive to various sites, lift heavy objects to approximately 50 pounds. 

    Posted By

    Suffolk Public Schools

    P.O. Box 1549 100 N Main Street, Suffolk, VA 23439
     

    At the following locations

    Nansemond River High School

    3301 Nansemond Parkway , Suffolk, VA 23434