Holton-Arms School is seeking a head varsity field hockey coach for the fall of 2022. This person will be responsible for overseeing the entire field hockey program. This person will have the opportunity to work with a strong assistant coaching staff that will lead a great group of student-athletes in one of the most competitive leagues in the DC Metro area. Previous playing experience and/or field hockey coaching experience is preferred. We are looking for driven individuals of high character that will continue to increase the competitiveness of the program and embody the school's values. The program has a group of incredible kids that succeed in the classroom and participate in multiple sports or other activities within the school. Coaches are expected to uphold the program's objectives and mission of the school and the field hockey program with a particular focus on commitment to fundamentals, teamwork, sportsmanship, growth mindset, positivity, and community building.
Schedule flexibility required for after-school practices and games. The season begins August 22, 2022, and ends in early November. Competitive stipends are provided. A background check is required.
The mission of the Holton-Arms School is to cultivate the unique potential of young women through the "education not only of the mind, but of the soul and spirit." Founded in 1901 by two visionary women, Holton-Arms continues to cultivate a diverse, inclusive and equitable school community, to tend to the health and well-being of its members, and to build a global curriculum that responds to the learners in our classrooms and the world around us. In this vibrant community committed to academic excellence, our students are scholars, artists, and athletes who find their voices, take risks, learn from mistakes, pursue opportunities for leadership, and build lifelong friendships.
Caring, dedicated faculty and staff inspire our 665 girls and young women in grades 3-12 to realize the School's motto, "I will find a way or make one."
We seek candidates who are dedicated to the School’s mission and will work to inspire our 665 girls and young women in grades 3-12 to realize the School’s motto, “I will find a way or make one.” within the School and in local, national, and global communities.
We believe that with intellectual curiosity, self-reliance, tenacity of purpose, and commit...ment to others, Holton women will make a difference in a complex and changing world.
We seek applications from candidates of diverse backgrounds, talents, and interests who share a dedication and commitment to helping girls learn, grow and make their way in the world.