Saint David’s School seeks an ice hockey coach to begin October 23, 2023. Work hours are Mondays 3:30-5:30 and various weekends. Saint David’s is an independent elementary school for boys, located in Manhattan. Founded in the Catholic tradition, the school welcomes everyone.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: •Plan, organize, and deliver high-quality coaching sessions for ages 5-8, from beginner to advanced levels •Work closely with the Director of Hockey to develop and implement training programs that align with our team's overall strategy •Evaluate players' strengths and weaknesses and provide feedback to help them improve their skills and performance •Create a positive and supportive team environment that promotes teamwork, respect, and sportsmanship •Attend all team practices, games, and events as required •Build strong relationships with players, parents, and other coaches to create a positive culture and foster a love for the game •Ensure that all safety guidelines and protocols are followed during training sessions and games
Qualifications and Preferences: •A valid coaching certification from USA Hockey •A deep understanding of the game of hockey, including its rules, strategies, and tactics •Excellent communication, leadership, and interpersonal skills •Strong organizational and time-management skills •Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends, to accommodate team practices and games
The pay for this position ranges from $125-$150 per day, based on experience.
Please send cover letter and résumé to: firstname.lastname@example.org Attention: Michael Balter, Director of Hockey
Saint David’s School is committed to equal employment opportunities for all individuals. The school will make all employment decisions for employees and applicants without unlawful discrimination as to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, disability, pregnancy, age, marital status, military or veteran status, gender identity and expression, creed, genetic predisposition, victim of domestic violence or any other basis protected by law.
Located at Twelve East Eighty-ninth Street in Manhattan, the school is accredited by the New York State Association of Independent Schools and is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools, subscribing to its Principles of Good Practice for admission of students. Saint David's also belongs to the Independent Schools Admissions Association of Greater New York. Boys are admitted to Pre-Kindergarten through Grade Eight. Since its founding in 1951, Saint David's has graduated more than 2,200 students. Our graduates have successfully gone on to the most competitive New York City secondary and regional boarding schools in the world. The school’s Headmaster is Dr. P. David O’Halloran (2004-Present).