Varsity Baseball Coach

Scarborough School Department | SCARBOROUGH, ME

Posted Date 1/13/2020
Description

Job Title: Varsity Baseball Coach 
 
Date Available: Immediately

Application Instructions: Scarborough Public Schools does not accept paper applications or supporting materials. All applications and supporting materials are to be completed via Applitrack at www.applitrack.com/scarborough/onlineapp

Application Deadline: Until a suitable candidate is found.
 
Job Description:

  • To instruct athletes in the fundamental skills, strategy and physical training necessary for them to realize a degree of individual and team success. At the same time, the student shall receive instruction that will lead to the formulation of moral values, pride of accomplishment, acceptable social behavior, self-discipline and self-confidence.

  • Ensure and provide the safest possible competitive & educational environment for all student-athletes involved.

  • In conjunction with the Athletic Director and Department of Athletics manage all aspects of the Scarborough Baseball program

Qualifications: 

  • Previous experience playing and/or coaching the sport of high school Baseball

  • First Aid & CPR certification.

  • Maine Department of Education valid fingerprinting and CHRC approval.

  • NFHS Fundamentals of Coaching Principles Certification

  • NFHS Heat Illness Prevention Certification

  • NFHS Concussion in Sport Certification

  • NFHS Sudden Cardiac Arrest Certification

  • Other MPA requirements


Reports to the athletic administrator and the department of athletics, who provides overall objectives, direction, and final evaluation.

DUTIES:

  1. Help Boosters develop budget and fundraising plans

  2. Direct contact/ for booster group

  3. Attend and help schedule all booster meetings

  4. Make sure booster group is abiding by all guidelines within the booster handbook

  5. Abide by the Scarborough High School Athletic Departments Coaches Handbook

  6. Abide by all Maine Principals Association rules and regulations

  7. Follow and implement all rules and policies within the school & athletic handbooks

  8. Ensure all players are properly equipped at all times

  9. Equipment inventory & management

  10. Communicate travel arrangement & schedule with Athletic Department staff

  11. Implement school athletic code of conduct

  12. Make sure roster and students complies with AD’s office

  13. Ensure athletic participation fee payment by athletes in conjunction with AD’s office

  14. Distribute team rosters, contest schedules and descriptions of contest locations to all players and parents

  15. Properly communicate with students and parents as it relates to the SHS communication guide

  16. Monitor athlete attendance/behavior/academic status as communicated by the athletic department

  17. Determine and communicate team awards w/ athletic department

  18. Hold end of season awards banquet

  19. Attend all league coaches meetings

  20. Communicate regular season & playoff rosters with Athletic department

  21. Communicate all student-athlete injuries to the Athletic Trainer and/or athletic office

  22. Attend all school Athletic Department meetings as assigned by the Athletic Director 

  23. All others as assigned by the Director of Athletics and the Athletic Department

  24. Assist Athletic Department with the handling and set up of gym on game days as necessary

  25. Ensure compliance with all coaches legal duties.

Maine State Law requires ALL school employees to be fingerprinted and pass a Criminal History Record Check (CHRC). A copy of your CHRC MUST be uploaded as part of your application to be considered. For more information about Maine’s Criminal History Record Check (CHRC) requirements, please see the Maine Department of Education website at  http://maine.gov/doe/cert/fingerprinting/index.html
 
About Scarborough Public Schools
Located on the scenic coast of Southern Maine, six miles southwest of Portland, Scarborough Public Schools provide services to students from kindergarten to adult education practicing its philosophy of offering quality education for all eligible members of the community. Students learn in a positive atmosphere where dedicated educators strive to meet individual student needs throughout the school year and beyond.

Scarborough Public Schools are committed to all students becoming college, career, and civic ready through student-centered learning.  Using our Student Centered Learning focus, decisions in planning instruction and in the continuous improvement of our schools are made with students’ needs and interests as our primary consideration.

For more information on Scarborough Public Schools, please see our website at www.scarboroughschools.org
 

Job Type
Athletics / Coach
Job Location (County)
Cumberland

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