The Academy of Notre Dame de Namur, an independent Catholic school for girls grades six through twelve located in Villanova, is seeking coaches for the upcoming year. Coaches are actively engaged in the Notre Dame community, and embrace the mission and values of St. Julie Billiart and the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur.
Responsibilities include coaching, character development and providing direction to student athletes so that they might achieve a high level of skill as well as an appreciation for discipline, sportsmanship and teamwork in their sport.
Follow and uphold the policies and mission statement of The Academy of Notre Dame.
Assist in planning, organizing, and directing their respected program.
Instruct and demonstrate skill sets and techniques necessary for individual and team development.
Ensure that team rules and regulations regarding conduct and eligibility of the athletes are clearly communicated and followed.
Plan, organize, advertise, and conduct tryouts for the program; inform Athletic Department and participants of final selections. Maintain the integrity of the selection process.
Consult with the Athletic Director regarding any off-season training programs including scheduling dates for summer camps/practices, uniform fitting, pre-post tryout informational parent meetings.
Attend informational parent meetings at the beginning of each season for all levels.
Create a safe environment conducive to learning and appropriate for the physical, social, and emotional development of students.
Work directly with school athletic trainer in reporting injuries, teaching precautions andprocedures to ensure staff/student safety and help students prevent injuries.
Model good sportsmanship behavior and maintain appropriate conduct towards opposing team, fans, parents, officials, spectators and community.
Applicants for these position must have previous high school and/or Middle school coaching experience. The applicants must possess a positive coaching philosophy, and excellent communication and organizational skills. Interested applicants should contact Ben Davey, Athletic Director at firstname.lastname@example.org
About Academy of Notre Dame de Namur
Located just outside Philadelphia, in Villanova, Pennsylvania, the Academy of Notre Dame de Namur is a Catholic, independent, college preparatory school that commits itself to the education of young women in grades 6 through 12 for responsible living in a global society.