BREBEUF JESUIT MISSION STATEMENT

Brebeuf Jesuit, a Catholic and Jesuit school, provides an excellent college preparatory education for a lifetime of service by forming leaders who are intellectually competent, open to growth, loving, religious and committed to promoting justice. Fostering a culture of understanding and dialogue, Brebeuf Jesuit seeks and welcomes students from diverse religious, ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds. Students at Brebeuf Jesuit are called to discover and cultivate the fullness of their God-given talents as a responsibility and as an act of worship.

Head Girls Volleyball Coach

The Head Coach for Girls Volleyball is the lead agent for a key program at our school. The coach purposefully leads student-athletes by living out the mission of Brebeuf Jesuit and the Athletic Department’s core values in being transformational through the InsideOut Initiative with an education-based focus.

This position reports to the Athletic Director.

RESPONSIBILITIES

(Note: The following list of responsibilities is not exhaustive. Others may be assigned, subject to reasonable accommodations.)

  • Create an engaging and welcoming environment that challenges and meets the needs of all students
  • Collaborate with colleagues within and beyond one’s team, as well as school counselors and other educators, in a collegial atmosphere to foster the “whole-person” development of every student
  • Participate in a technology-rich teaching and learning environment, including 1:1 Bring Your Own Technology for all students
  • Actively and regularly engage parents in communication about student-athlete progress.
  • Participate in individual, departmental and school-wide professional development which are supported by school funds
  • Participate in and support the religious life and the extracurricular life of the students and the school
  • Act as a personal example of those attributes to which we call our students (the “Grad at Grad”): open to growth, intellectually competent, loving, religious, and committed to promoting justice
  • Use sound proven methods of coaching and display knowledge and innovation of sport
  • Maintain competency in rules, rule interpretations, game operations, coaching techniques, and general information about all aspects of the sport, IHSAA, AVCA, and NFHS
  • Design, oversee, and administrate highly structured off-season programs
  • Exhibit acceptable personal conduct and appearance before, during, and after practice and contests
  • Support all levels of the program at Brebeuf Jesuit
  • Recruitment, administration and evaluation of assistant coaching staff
  • Work closely with admissions officers to identify, attract and enroll student-athletes
  • Duties as assigned by the Brebeuf Jesuit athletic administration
  • Work with other coaches to facilitate multi-sport athletes, and with school staff to facilitate students’ pursuit of academic development and faith formation
  • Model all points of the Coaches’ Pledge
  • Model Brebeuf Jesuit’s Mission Statement and Core Values
  • Report directly to the Athletic Director

QUALIFICATIONS

REQUIRED

  • Sensitivity to and appreciation for diversity, with demonstrated ability to relate to individuals with compassion
  • Ability to excel in a team environment
  • Excellent writing, speaking and communication skills
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 2+ years of head coaching experience
  • Evidence of strong interpersonal, management, computer, and communication skills
  • Evidence of collaborative leadership

PREFERRED

  • Working knowledge of the Society of Jesus and its role in education
  • Experience within an educational and/or independent school environment
  • 2+ years of professional responsibility in secondary education
  • Collegiate and/or professional volleyball playing and/or coaching experience
  • Experience in school athletic program administration

INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLYING

Please click here to access the online application.

Application deadline:  Friday, June 14, 2019.  Please send resume and three (3) references to thampton@brebeuf.org. Please include the following in the subject line of all emails: Applicant first and last name, re: Head Girls Volleyball Coach.


If you have any questions concerning the application process, please contact Human Resources at hr@brebeuf.org.