In keeping with the mission and philosophy Oakcrest, our athletics program seeks to provide opportunities for student-athletes to develop skills in leadership and teamwork within an environment of fair play, mutual respect, and fun. We strive to develop programs that are safe and lead our student-athletes to value commitment, to work for academic success, and to learn about health and wellness.
Qualified applicants will have previous playing and coaching experience, and a proven, record of the ability to work and maintain positive relationships with students, parents, and the school community. The ideal candidate has a flexible schedule in order to work weekday afternoons. Knowledge and love of sport is also important. At Oakcrest, coaches must be energetic leaders who enjoy working with young people, emphasize the positive, demonstrate a winning attitude, model exceptional sportsmanship, and exhibit the characteristics of a highly skilled teacher of fundamentals and strategy.
Send cover letter and resume to Athletic Director, Caroline Heeter at email@example.com.
Open positions include:
Varsity Tennis (Assistant Coach)
Middle School Volleyball (Head Coach)
JV Volleyball (Head Coach)
Middle School Soccer (Assistant Coach)
JV Soccer (Assistant Coach)
Varsity Soccer (Assistant Coach)
First Aid and CPR Certification (or willingness to be certified prior to season)
Clean background check as required by law.
Playing experience at the club or collegiate level.
Coaching experience in the sport. (preferred)
Understanding of the rules and basic skills of the sport.
About Oakcrest School
Oakcrest School in partnership with parents challenges girls in grades 6-12 to develop their intellect, character, faith and leadership potential to succeed in college and throughout their lives.
Oakcrest, an independent school, educates the whole person. Inspired by the teachings of the Catholic Church and the spirituality of Opus Dei, we weave together a rich liberal arts curriculum, character development, one-on-one advising and service to create a vibrant environment that graduates confident young women—young women who will make a difference in all they choose to do.
PORTRAIT OF AN OAKCREST GRADUATE
Oakcrest recognizes the vocation of women as trustees of humanity* and provides a culture of freedom and responsibility in which young women thrive. The joy that comes from knowing she is a child of God impels our graduate to positively impact family and society through:
An understanding of faith and a commitment to personal friendship with God
Academic excellence that drives her to pursue lifelong learning
The ability to recognize and articulate truth, and the courage to stand by it
Self-knowledge that informs her growth in virtue
A love for beauty in the world, and a sense of responsibility to sustain and create it
Leadership and a spirit of collaboration that inspire her to serve
* Saint John Paul II, Apostolic Letter, On the Dignity and Vocation of Women, n. 30