Athletic Department Openings

ATHLETIC DIRECTOR
 

Positions available beginning July, 2018

Full-Time (12 months - July 1st - June 30th)

The mission of the Junípero Serra Athletic Program is to cultivate an atmosphere of athletic excellence that will provide well-coached and motivated individuals and a spirit of positive sportsmanship. We strive to develop the gifts and talents of each individual student-athlete and foster Gospel values in an environment of athletic distinction and mutual respect while building men of faith, wisdom and service.

ATHLETIC DIRECTOR:

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher
  • California Teaching Credential or MS in Sports Administration preferred
  • Five or more years of successful experience in secondary administration or coaching
  • Credential as a Certified Athletic Administrator by the National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators’ Association (NIAAA) preferred
  • Demonstrated leadership in athletic programs to include head coaching and program management
  • Adherence to and support of Catholic mission of the school
  • Such alternative or additional qualifications as the school deems appropriate

The Athletic Director will:

  • Recruit, interview, recommend for employment and supervise and evaluate coaches.
  • Supervise the operation of the interscholastic athletic program.
  • Conduct regular department meetings and oversee the performance and deportment of Serra players and coaches in interscholastic athletic events; take appropriate action in problem situations.
  • Maintain current knowledge of applicable State, Central Coast Section and West Catholic Athletic League rules; assure Serra adherence thereto.
  • Represent Serra at required athletic meetings.
  • Coordinate the scheduling of all athletic events and present them to the Administrative Staff for final approval.
  • Prepare, coordinate and implement plans for athletic events, including such details as location and designation of officials.
  • Assume responsibility for the purchase, maintenance and inventory of athletic equipment and facilities.
  • Prepare, submit for approval and administer the athletic budget.
  • Participate in functions, meetings and decisions of the Principal’s Leadership Team and the President’s Council.
  • Collaborate with Advancement Office for the communication and promotion of athletic programs and booster efforts.
  • Oversee and coordinate the scheduling of volunteers for snack bars at athletic events.
  • Maintain social media communications for the athletic department.
  • Assure that all practices games and matches are conducted in accord with state, sectional and league regulations and provide for the safety and development of athletes.
  • Develop and implement leadership formation activities for team captains.
  • Other duties as deemed necessary by the Administration.

Accountability:

  • The Athletic Director is appointed and retained by the Principal and is supervised and evaluated by the Assistant Principal: Student Life in consultation with the Principal.
  • The Athletic Director reports directly to and is accountable to the Assistant Principal: Student Life.

CONTACT: Human Resources, send a cover letter, resume, and 2 letters of reference to email