Athletic Coaching Positions

Queensbury Union Free School District   Queensbury, NY   Full-time     Sports and Recreation / Fitness
Posted on June 3, 2024

Job Descriptions:

Position 1: Swim Coach - Varsity Boys (Winter Season)

Responsibilities:

  • Plan and conduct practice sessions to develop swimming skills and improve overall performance.
  • Design and implement training programs tailored to individual and team needs.
  • Instruct athletes on proper techniques, strategies, and safety protocols.
  • Monitor student-athletes' academic progress and ensure compliance with eligibility requirements.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive team environment that encourages sportsmanship and personal growth.
  • Coordinate with athletic trainers, officials, and other coaching staff.
  • Lead the team during meets, providing guidance and motivation.
  • Maintain and manage equipment and facilities.

Qualifications:

  • Previous coaching experience in swimming, preferably at the high school level.
  • Knowledge of swimming techniques, training methods, and competitive strategies.
  • Strong leadership, communication, and organizational skills.
  • Ability to motivate and inspire student-athletes.
  • CPR and First Aid certification (or willingness to obtain).

Position 2: Cheerleading Coach - Competitive (Fall & Winter Seasons)

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement practice schedules and routines for competitive cheerleading teams.
  • Teach cheerleading techniques, stunts, tumbling, and choreography.
  • Ensure a safe practice environment and adherence to safety guidelines.
  • Prepare the team for competitions, including organizing participation and coordinating logistics.
  • Promote teamwork, discipline, and positive attitudes among team members.
  • Communicate effectively with parents, school staff, and competition officials.
  • Manage team uniforms, equipment, and supplies.

Qualifications:

  • Prior experience coaching competitive cheerleading, preferably at the high school level.
  • Strong knowledge of cheerleading techniques, safety standards, and competition rules.
  • Excellent organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work effectively with a diverse group of students.
  • CPR and First Aid certification (or willingness to obtain).

Position 3: Wrestling Coach - Modified (Winter Season)

Responsibilities:

  • Plan and conduct wrestling practices to develop skills and improve performance.
  • Teach proper wrestling techniques, rules, and strategies.
  • Ensure a safe practice environment and adherence to safety guidelines.
  • Motivate and encourage student-athletes to achieve their potential.
  • Monitor academic progress and ensure student-athlete eligibility.
  • Lead the team during matches and tournaments, providing guidance and support.
  • Collaborate with athletic trainers, officials, and other coaching staff.
  • Manage equipment and maintain wrestling facilities.

Qualifications:

  • Previous coaching experience in wrestling, preferably at the middle school or high school level.
  • Strong understanding of wrestling techniques, training methods, and safety practices.
  • Excellent leadership, communication, and organizational skills.
  • Ability to build positive relationships with student-athletes.
  • CPR and First Aid certification (or willingness to obtain).

Benefits:

  • Competitive stipend based on experience and qualifications.
  • Opportunity to positively impact the lives of student-athletes.
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment.
  • Access to district resources and facilities.

Application Process: Interested candidates can apply by clicking here or visiting :  https://queensbury.recruitfront.com/.  For  more information call 518-824-5687. 

Queensbury Union Free School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer