Founded in 1881 by the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary, the Academy of the Holy Names is a Catholic, coeducational elementary school and a college preparatory high school for young women. The Academy of the Holy Names empowers students to beauthentic individuals who engage in independent thought, are inspired by creativity, and lead culturally aware, spiritually rich lives.
The Academy of the Holy Names Rowing Club is looking for a head coach for the 2017-2018 school year. The AHNRC is run by the head coach and is supported by a Board of parents. This is a paid, part-time position without benefits; salary is commensurate with experience. Travel expenses are included in compensation.
Practices for the fall season begin in August and end in November, before the Thanksgiving holiday. Spring season begins upon the return from Christmas break in January and continues through SRAA Nationals in May. Practices are Monday-Friday from 4:00-6:00 p.m. Some Saturday practices could be scheduled per the coach's discretion and Board agreement, and/or a fitness plan is to be prepared to give girls to self-complete on Saturdays. Coaching opportunities may extend into the winter and spring breaks as long as membership permits.
Those applying for the position would also be considered for any teaching openings that may be available. Minimum teaching requirements include a bachelor’s degree in the related subject; a valid Florida Department of Education Professional Certificate or Statement of Eligibility in the related subject; demonstrate proficiency in instructional technology; and be supportive of Catholic education.
Competitive rowing/coxing background
First Aid/CPR Certification or willingness to obtain certification
Florida Boaters Safety or equivalent a willingness to obtain certification
Ability to work cooperatively with students and staff
Must pass a Level 2 background screening
Enthusiasm for the sport of rowing.
Teaching novice rowers a competitive stroke.
Running practices on the erg and on the water (outdoor practices: Rivercrest Park, Tampa, FL./indoor practices: Academy of the Holy Names High School, Tampa, FL).
Attendance at all practices, meetings and regattas.
Developing a fitness/conditioning/strength-training/ workout tor the athletes to complete on their own.
Fostering an environment for developing rowers to achieve success at the state, region and national levels.
Supervising student-athletes during regattas.
Supervising assistant coaches as needed.
The crew coach reports to the Academy of the Holy Names athletic director and works in conjunction with the Academy of the Holy Names Rowing Club Board.
Please submit a cover letter of interest, resume and a list of three professional references.
No phone calls, please.
The Academy of the Holy Names does not discriminate on the basis of race, faith (except for ministerial/leadership positions), nationality or ethnic origin in its hiring process nor in the administration of educational policies, admission policies or tuition-assistance programs, athletics or other school-administered programs. The school admits students of any race, faith, nationality or ethnic origin, and gives to all students rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to all members of the student body. In accordance with its mission, the school seeks a population composed of many different voices, viewpoints and backgrounds. The Academy of the Holy Names is a designated drug-free workplace.
The Academy of the Holy Names is an independent, Catholic, coeducational elementary school and a college preparatory high school for young women, sponsored by the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary. Our mission is to develop the spiritual, academic, personal and physical growth of each student within an atmosphere of care and concern, while providing quality educational opportunities for ...students of diverse ethnic, economic and religious backgrounds, and encouraging each student to realize his/her full potential as an intelligent and culturally, spiritually and socially aware individual.