Strength and Conditioning Coach
Salary : Salary Schedule + Stipend (Negotiated)
Contact : Jason Leavitt Athletic Director firstname.lastname@example.org (580-) 767-8075
Date: August 2018
Reports to: Athletic Director
Supervises: Participating Students, Assigned Coaches and Volunteers
Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree (Minimum)
Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist Preferred
Oklahoma Teaching Certification (Or willingness to seek certification)
Current CPR Certification
Current Athletic Care & Prevention Certification
Courses in Coaching Theory Preferred
CDL Safety Education Certification Preferred
Job Goal:Promote excellent athletic performance in a safe and sportsmanlike manner. 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.
About Ponca City Public Schools:
Ponca City is the 20th largest district in Oklahoma, with over 4,900 students. Ponca City is committed to providing students with state of the art facilities. The community supports this endeavor and has passed bond issues to allow for the following athletic facility improvements.
$2.3 million - Weight Training FacilityAthletics:
$2 million - Construction of new Press box and Ticket Booth at Sullins Stadium
$1.8 million - Upgrade of Robson Field House
$600 K - Installation of Turf and Upgrade in Baseball and Softball Fields
$3.2 million- Football Locker Room
We are currently in the process of designing our new weight room facility and the Strength Coach will have input in this process.
Employment Terms: 10 month
FLSA Classification: Exempt
Evaluation: Annually by Athletic Director
Physical Demands: This is an overview intended for compliance with the ADA – it is not an exhaustive list of the duties to be performed. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions of a specific position.
Regular Requirements: Stand for extended periods; run, walk, jump; twist at the neck and trunk; bend at the waist; stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl; reach with hands and arms overhead, above shoulder and horizontally; lift/move up to 50 pounds
Occasional Requirements: Ability to administer CPR
Visual Requirements: Close, distance, color, peripheral, depth perception, ability to adjust focus
Hearing/Speaking Requirements: Adequate to exchange information
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Consults with the athletic director and school principal to set practice and competition schedules and participation rules. Systematically disseminate the information to players and parents.
Instruct Health and Wellness Courses as Needed
Coaches individual participants in the skills necessary for excellent achievement in the sport involved.
Assigns managers and duties.
Oversees the safety conditions of the facility or area in which assigned sport is conducted at all times that students are present.
Arrives first and leaves last to practices and games.
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.
Promptly notifies the athletic director of any athlete injuries or other significant incidents.
Maintains necessary attendance forms, insurance records, and similar paperwork.
Supervises the use of assigned equipment, facilities, locker rooms, etc. and ensure that it is properly locked when not in use. Returns all equipment at the end of the season in storage-ready condition.
Recommends purchase of equipment, supplies, and uniforms.
Coordinates attendance and related travel for away games with the athletic director.
Coordinates off season training and conditioning with the athletic director and other coaches.
Complies with all federal, state and local laws, and board policies and procedures.
Utilizes professional behavior in all school related interactions.
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.
Performs all other tasks as supervisor may assign.