Outdoor Track Head Coach (LHS)

Lewiston School Department | LEWISTON, ME

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Posted Date 8/15/2019

To Apply:  www.lewistonpublicschools.org

  • Application
  • Resume
  • 2 letters of reference
  • Proof of being fingerprinted

Salary:  $3,777 stipend

SUMMARY:  To help each participating student achieve a high level of skill, an appreciation for the values of discipline and sportsmanship, and an increased level of self-esteem.


Coaches individual participants in the skills necessary for excellent achievement in the sport involved.

            Plans and schedules a regular program of practice in season.

Oversees the safety conditions of the facility or area in which assigned sport is conducted at all times that students are present.

            Maintains accurate statistics, records, and results of the season.

Enforces discipline and sportsmanlike behavior at all times, and establishes and oversees penalties for breach of such standards by individual students.       

Maintains competency in rules, rule interpretations, meet procedures, coaching techniques, and general information about all aspects of the sport.

            Establishes performance criteria for eligibility in interscholastic competition in this sport.

            and is consistent in establishing criteria for eligibility in competition.

Adheres to a highly efficient and technically sound program of injury prevention and follow up.

Works closely with the athletics director in scheduling intramural and interscholastic contests.

            Recommends purchase of equipment, supplies, and uniforms.

            Maintains necessary attendance forms, insurance records, and similar paperwork.

            Accounts for all equipment or delegates the responsibility.

Develops a consistent and positive public communications procedure through the school and media to inform the parents and the general public about the athletic program.          


Supervises students of particular program.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 


Experience in physical education, coaching, first-aid, CPR, and sports medicine preferred. 

Job Type
Athletics / Coach
Job Location (County)

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