Assistant Coach - Cross Country - Cedar High School

Posted 9 days ago
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Do you want meaningful work? This is your place. We want you to join our team! Come work for the Iron County School District in Cedar City, UT and help to make a difference in the lives of students and families in your community! 

Cedar High School is seeking an Assistant Coach for Cross Country. 
This position will remain open until filled.

Assistant Coach is responsible for assisting the head coach with various coaching responsibilities including conducting practices, instructing student athletes in game strategies and techniques to prepare them for athletic competition, and motivating student athletes to develop an appreciation of the sport.

  • Assists in assessing player’s skills and assigns team positions. 

  • Assists in developing a regular practice schedule and organizes practice time to provide both individual and team development. 

  • Coaches and instructs players, individually or in groups, regarding the rules, regulations, equipment, and techniques of the sport. 

  • Observes players, during competition and practice and keeps the Head Coach informed to determine the needs for individual or team improvement. 

  • Assists with determining game strategy based on the team’s capabilities. 

  • Assists the Head Coach in maintaining standards of pupil behavior and providing proper supervision of athletes at all times. 

  • Follows established procedures in the event of an athlete’s injury. 

  • Follows state, regional, and district regulations governing the athletic program. 

  • Models sports-like behavior and maintains appropriate conduct towards players, officials, and spectators. 

  • Follows established procedures for the proper care, maintenance, and requisitioning of equipment, supplies, and uniforms. 

  • Participates in special activities to include banquets, award nights, and assemblies. 

  • Performs support tasks such as distributing and maintaining eligibility forms, emergency data cards, insurance records, equipment inventory, and other related records. 

  • Models non discriminatory practices in all activities.

  • Must have basic computer knowledge, be familiar with Google docs and check email frequently. Must be willing to learn and use all computer systems and software as needed.

Please see the Full Job Description at the link HERE

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Iron County School District

2077 W Royal Hunte Dr , Cedar City, UT 84720

At the following locations

Cedar High School

703 W 600 S , CEDAR CITY, UT 84720