To Apply: If you would like to apply for this position, please access the link to our online application management system at http://www.marlborough.org/about/employment
Reports to: Head Soccer Coach, Athletic Director, Associate Athletic Director
Responsibilities: The 7/8th Grade Soccer Coach assists the Head Soccer Coach in providing leadership, supervision and organization for the Marlborough School Soccer Program. The 7/8th Grade Soccer Coach is responsible for coaching the team assigned to him/her by the Head Coach of the program under the guidance of the Athletic Director. He/she is responsible for carrying out the objectives of the entire athletic program within the guidelines of the Marlborough Athletic Department Philosophy.
Assists the Head Coach in formulating objectives for the coming sport season.
Keeps abreast of new ideas and techniques by attending clinics and workshops.
Remains knowledgeable of rules and regulations concerning his/her sport, and keeps abreast of changes.
Assists the Head Coach in implementing running out of season clinics.
Remains active in professional organizations such as the state coaches association.
Assists the Head Coach in maintaining equipment and helps keep an accurate inventory.
Assists the Head Coach as needed.
Reinforces all regulations of the School presented in the Marlborough Student Handbook of Expectations, as well as the Marlborough Coaching Handbook.
Assists the Head Coach with proper care of equipment, facilities, and other duties as assigned.
Checks arrangement for all bus/Suburban trips with the Athletic Department.
Prepares and runs a pre-season parent meeting to review expectations for the season while clarifying all rules and regulations.
Assumes responsibility for ongoing care of equipment and facilities being used.
Assumes supervisory control over any team(s) as assigned by the Head Coach/Athletic Director.
Works with Athletic Department to organize and schedule practice sessions on a regular basis with the idea of developing the athlete’s greatest potential.
Keeps a detailed record of attendance for all practices and competitions.
Ensures that facility regulations are understood and enforced.
Emphasize safety precautions and uses accepted training and injury procedures.
Conducts oneself and teams in an ethical manner during practice and in contests.
Reports outcome of contests to the Athletic Department.
Instructs players on rules and rule changes, and new ideas and techniques.
Provides the Athletic Director and Associate Athletic Director with a copy of all general correspondence and bulletins to student athletes and parents.
Adheres to the rules and regulations of Marlborough School.
Attends all Athletic Department and League scheduled meetings as requested by the Head Coach/Athletic Department.
End of Season:
Assists the Athletic Department on the systematic return of all school equipment/uniforms.
Submits to the Head Coach/Athletic Department any recommendations for schedule for next year.
Assists the Head Coach in selecting equipment and makes recommendations for purchases.
Evaluates past season and reports to the Athletic Director/Associate Athletic Director.
The ideal candidate should possess at a minimum a Bachelor’s degree in a related field
A minimum of 5 years of coaching experience at the secondary, club or collegiate level.