OUR MISSION Our School, founded on Jewish values, is about who our children can become and how they can help others become who they might be. Because the world our children will create tomorrow is born in the School we build today, our mission is to educate our children so they can surpass us.
POSITION OVERVIEW Under the direction of the Athletic Director, the Division Head, and the Head Water Polo Coach, the Assistant Water Polo coach provides leadership, direction, and supports the program where needed. They must adhere to Milken Community School rules and regulations. The Assistant Water Polo Coach must support the student-athlete concept and demonstrate concern for the health, safety, and welfare of each student-athlete. They must support, encourage, and monitor student-athletes academic progress. Additional duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics.
RESPONSIBILITIES -Assists the Head Water Polo coach with instructing athletes in the rules, regulations, equipment, and techniques of the sport. -Organizes and directs individual and small group practice activities/exercises as directed by the head Water Polo coach. -Assesses players skills and monitors players during competition and practice. -Assists the head Water Polo coach with supervising athletes during practices and competition. -Models sports-like behavior and maintains appropriate conduct towards players, officials, and spectators. -Maintains the equipment room (if used) in orderly condition and assumes responsibility for its security. -Assists the head Water Polo coach with submitting a list of award winners at the end of the season.
-Participates in special activities to include parents night, banquets, and award nights. -Performs support tasks such as maintaining eligibility forms, emergency data cards, and other related records.
QUALIFICATIONS -Bachelors degree and at least two years of water polo coaching experience. -Experience with student programs in a high school setting. -Strong interpersonal and communication skills. -Ability to understand, follow, and enforce safety procedures. -Knowledge and understanding of all aspects of the specified sports program. -Ability to foster a cooperative work environment. -Ability to make administrative/procedural decisions and judgments.
At Milken Community School, we think education is more than what you know. Our School, founded on Jewish values, is about who our children can become and how they can help others become who they might be. Because the world our children will create tomorrow is born in the School we build today, our mission is to educate our children so they can surpass us. *Inspired by Rabbi Jonathan Sacks.