Girls Head Lacrosse Coach and Physical Education Teacher
Poly Prep Country Day School
May 9, 2018
Brooklyn, New York
Full-time - Experienced
High School Sports
Coaching, Coaching - Lacrosse
4 Year Degree
Poly Prep Country Day School announces a search for Girls’ Head Varsity Lacrosse Coach and Physical Education Teacher.
Poly Prep is a community dedicated to providing a diverse, just and equitable education for all of our students. We seek an individual who is committed to promoting these values, and whose personal integrity and collegiality will enrich a high-achieving department.
A successful candidate will understand and articulate the role that athletics and physical wellness contributes to the holistic development of young adults.
This position reports to the Head of Physical Education and to the Director of Athletics. Poly Prep is looking for an individual with strong backgrounds in both Physical Education and competitive athletics. Candidates should be knowledgeable about fitness training and wellness, be able to articulate a long-term strategic vision for the girls’ lacrosse program, and understands how fitness and athletics fits into a rigorous academic environment. In addition to a strong lacrosse background, candidate should have the ability to coach at least sport in a supporting role. A Bachelor degree is required and a Masters degree is preferred.
Specific duties are:
Serve as director of girls’ lacrosse, supervising, mentoring and evaluating coaching staff for the Varsity, JV and middle school programs. Coach one season (either fall or winter) in addition to serving as the head coach of girls’ Varsity lacrosse. Working with the strength and conditioning coach, develop and assist in overseeing a comprehensive strength and conditioning program for all girls’ lacrosse players. Teach up to 5 physical education classes (20 periods/week) in either the middle school or upper school program Assist in evaluating and updating curricula as needed Serve as an advisor for 7-9 students Typical hours are 8:30am-5:45pm
How to apply: Interested individuals should email a cover letter, resume and a list of references to: Richard Corso, Head of Athletics at email@example.com.
About Poly Prep Country Day School
Poly’s mission is to prepare and inspire the next diverse generation of leaders and global citizens to act with intelligence, imagination and—above all—character.