The Hamlin School is an independent K-8 all girls’ school located in the Pacific Heights neighborhood of San Francisco. The Hamlin school “educates girls to meet the challenges of their time and inspires them to become extraordinary thinkers and innovators, courageous leaders, and women of integrity.”
The Varsity Cross Country team is coached by two coaches, either as co-coaches or as head and assistant coaches. These coaches should be able to run effective cross-country practices to build skills and abilities of all competitive runners in Grades 6-8 in while teaching rules and good teamwork. They must have knowledge of cross-country, running strategies, and proper training methods. These coaches must be able to demonstrate and understand the techniques being taught and should have excellent communication and interpersonal skills necessary to work with other coaches, administration, parents and student-athletes. Prior running experience is required and prior coaching experience is preferred.
Season: Early September – Early November
Team Placement: August 26 and August 27
Practice Days: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Practice Times: 3:30-5:00
Game Schedule: Cross-country meets will be scheduled during the season.
First Aid/CPR Certified (reimbursement available)
Concussion Course (reimbursement available)
PCA Double Goal Coach Certificate (required and highly recommended)
Additional Salary Information: Depends upon experience
About The Hamlin School
The Hamlin School seeks employees who will support and implement the school’s educational mission and live the ethical values expressed in the Hamlin Creed: compassion; courage; honesty; respect; and responsibility. Hamlin employees strive to be self-aware, caring, collaborative, flexible, committed to their professional growth, and dedicated to excellence in education for girls.