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Andover Public Schools USD 385 Assistant Cross Country Coach (ACMS) (2021-22) #874 in Andover, Kansas

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+ Assistant Cross Country Coach (ACMS) (2021-22)JobID: 874

+ + Position Type: Athletics/Activities/Coaching

+ Date Posted: 3/30/2021

+ Location: Andover Central Middle School

+ Closing Date: 04/18/2021

Additional Information: Purpose: The coach helps students achieve a high level of skill and an appreciation for the values and discipline related to the sport or activity and sportsmanship. The general safety and welfare of each participant shall be the primary concern. The coach provides leadership and coordination in the assigned activity or sport.Qualifications: Licensed teacher or eligible for Rule 10 approval through the Kansas State High School Activities Association (KSHSAA). Preference will be given to current licensed employees of the district. First aid, CPR, and AED certification required. Valid driver’s license required.Supervisor: Assistant Principal/Athletic DirectorDate: March 30, 2021 ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

+ Oversees tryouts and selects participants in accordance with established guidelines

+ Coaches individual participants in the skills necessary for achievement in the sport

+ Plans and schedules a regular program of practice

+ Works closely with the Activity Director and/or Assistant Principal in scheduling contests, practices, meets, and competitions

+ Recommends equipment, supplies, and uniforms for purchase

+ Prepares and adheres to approved budget

+ Maintains attendance forms, insurance records, physical forms, and other required paperwork

+ Oversees the safety conditions of the facility or area in which assigned sport or activity is conducted and when students are present

+ Establishes performance criteria for eligibility in interscholastic competition for the sport or activity

+ Attends required meetings of the KSHSAA

+ Fulfills test requirements of the KSHSAA

+ Arranges for transportation

+ Maintains an accurate inventory of equipment, uniforms, and supplies

+ Communicates effectively and promotes positive interpersonal relationships

+ Informs students, families, and the community of school policies, activities, eligibility, and team rules. Will compile and distribute a team handbook.

+ Implements policies focused on character education and development of skills important for post-secondary success

+ Ensures compliance with building athletic eligibility policies and works with students on academic progress

+ Works to transition students to college athletic opportunities

+ Distributes and cares for equipment

+ Establishes a sound program of injury prevention

+ Ensures supervision for all contests, meets, and practices

+ Submits budget requests to the building principal

+ Supervises participants after practice, meets, or games until their transportation home is secured

+ Supervises, evaluates, recommends hires and terminations of Assistant Coaches

+ Supports the District’s educational mission for all students and implements all Board regulations and policies in a fair and equitable manner

+ Performs other tasks and assumes other responsibilities as the superintendent or designee may assign


+ Requires the ability to sit and/or stand for prolonged periods.

+ Occasionally requires the ability to manually move, lift, carry, pull or push heavy objects or materials.

+ Occasionally requires the ability to stoop, bend, and/or reach.

+ Must be able to work indoors and outdoors year-round.

+ Must be able to work in noisy and crowded environments.

+ Requires regular attendance and/or physical presence at the job.