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Position: JVC Volleyball Coach
Location The Northwest School
Description The Northwest School is a college-preparatory. co-educational independent school near the heart of downtown Seattle. We offer a rich and challenging program to roughly 500 students in grades 6 through 12, including 80 international students, many of whom live in our campus dormitory. The Northwest School is committed to a diverse workplace and expects applicants to have a commitments to diversity, social justice, and the environment. We firmly believe that we a richer, more creative, and dynamic institution when our collective is built with a diverse set of community members.

At Northwest we aim to hire coaches who:
a) Have a strong technical and strategic understanding of the game
b) Know how to teach skills, constructively motivate players, and how to build a tight-knit, supportive, and competitively fearless team culture
c) Relate well with players and build rapport
d) Model excellent character and live the high expectations they have for athletes

JV Volleyball coach essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Teach skills and strategies and motivate athletes using a wide range of engaging and constructive methods.
• Generate enthusiasm, commitment, and pride among students in the program.
• Engage with others – athletes, colleagues, parents, opponents, referees, etc. – with respect and positivity.
• Coach with the clear intention and blueprint to develop each athlete as a person and player.
• Philosophical alignment with striving to win while promoting the bigger picture of character, commitment, and team supportiveness.
• Be self-motivated and growth-minded to continually develop coaching expertise and effectiveness. Seek out and attend clinics and conferences to develop professional knowledge.
• Work as a collaborative member of the soccer program, faculty, and NWS community.
• Know and adhere to sport rules and regulations.

Minimum Qualifications:
Expertise and experience coaching volleyball at the high school level or above.
Current training (or willingness to get current) in First Aid/CPR, head injuries, sudden cardiac arrest.
Washington State Background check is clear.

Compensation/Details: Competitive coaching stipend, based on experience.
This is a stipend only position. Season starts August 21st and ends early November.

Availability: Monday-Friday, and some Saturdays.
Application Procedure/
Contact Information
Contact Britt Atack, Athletic Director, at britt.atack@northwestschool.org.
Link for More Info http://northwestschool.org/
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