St. John’s School, a coeducational independent K-12 school in Houston, Texas is seeking a dynamic individual to lead its Girls’ Varsity Soccer program for the 2019-20 school year. In addition to serving as the head varsity coach, the successful candidate will provide leadership, supervision and organization for the entire Girls’ Soccer program, including Junior Varsity and Middle School levels as the Program Director.
Special emphasis will be placed on exemplifying the highest standards of professionalism, leadership, and sportsmanship. As a staff member in the Department of Athletics and Physical Education, duties will include a teaching responsibility in addition to a fall and spring coaching assignment. The appointment is a full-time, 12-month position with benefits scheduled to begin on August 1, 2019. The selected candidate will report directly to the Director of Athletics.
Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest, resume, and the names and contact information of three references via email to Vince Arduini, Director of Athletics, email@example.com. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. In addition, candidates should complete an application on the schools website, www.sjs.org.
St. John’s School seeks to attract qualified individuals of diverse backgrounds to its faculty, staff and student body. The school does not discriminate against people on the basis of sex, race, color, national or ethical origin, sexual orientation, and religion or any other category protected under federal, state or local laws. For more information about St. John’s School visit www.sjs.org.
Preference will be given to candidates with previous head coaching experience at the independent school level and playing experience at the collegiate and/or professional levels. Special emphasis will be placed on exemplifying the highest standards of professionalism, leadership, and sportsmanship.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution required; Master’s degree preferred
Minimum of three (3) years of head coaching experience
Proven experience developing Soccer programs and players
Experience leading/coordinating a team of coaches
Proven organizational, management, and motivational skills
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
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About St. John's School
St. John's is an independent, co-educational day school presenting a 13-year sequence of college preparatory training. A non-profit institution, it was founded in 1946 to provide the community with a school of exacting standards in the development of individual, spiritual, ethical, intellectual, social and physical growth. While the means to achieve that purpose may change, it remains the basic mission of the School. Located on a forty-one acre urban campus, the School has 1450 students supported by 340 faculty and staff members. The School seeks to develop the whole person in preparation for a lifetime of personal fulfillment and contribution to society. In particular, it is dedicated to the enhancement and the expansion of future leadership for Houston and the country. The School offers talented, motivated and energetic students a genuine challenge for academic accomplishment and for development of a sense of self-worth and of personal responsibility. The School in turn holds itself responsible for providing that challenge. Accreditation St. John's is accredited by the Independent Schools Association of the Southwest (ISAS), recognized by TEA.