Girls Basketball Head Coach

    • Job Tracking ID: 512201-816796
    • Job Location: Hopkins, MN
    • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
    • Level of Education: Any
    • Job Type: Part-Time
    • Date Updated: April 26, 2022
    • Years of Experience: Up to 2 Years
    • Starting Date: November 14, 2022
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Job Description:

TITLE: Head Varsity Girls Basketball Coach

 

Summary:

 

Following the mission of The Blake School and the core purposes of the athletic department, the head girls varsity basketball coach will direct, serve, and coordinate the Blake School Girls Basketball program.

 

The Blake Girls Basketball Program competes in the Independent Metro Athletic Conference, which is part of the Minnesota State High School League.

 

Job Duties:

 

  • planning and coordinating all schedules and practice

  • player development

  • assist in selection of assistant coaches

  • work with the local arena staff

  • assist in aspects of the youth basketball program.

  • provide on and off ice training opportunities that include instruction, management, and teaching of all student/athletes

  • organizing game scouting and planning

  • communicating to players and parents

  • guiding players interested in collegiate basketball through the process

  • other duties as assigned by the Athletic Director

 

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities:

 

  • strong knowledge of basketball

  • experience coaching with demonstrated success at the high school or collegiate level

  • passion for working with the high school athlete

  • ability to balance team building with individual skill building

  • integrity and fairness

  • a vision for the basketball program



The Blake School is a pre-kindergarten through grade 12, co-educational, nonsectarian, independent day school enrolling 1,389 bright, talented students from nearly 60 Twin Cities-area communities. Founded in 1900, The Blake School has the advantage of three campuses (Minneapolis, Hopkins and Wayzata) each with its own facilities designed for specific ages, schedules and activities. The mission of the school is to provide students with an excellent, academically challenging education in a diverse and supportive community committed to a common set of values. For more information on The Blake School, please visit Blake's Web site at: http://www.blakeschool.org.

 

The Blake School believes that a diverse society enriches all individuals and communities. Diversity of race, ethnicity, national origin, geography, religion, gender, affectional or sexual orientation, age, physical ability, and marital, parental or economic status forms the fabric of our society. As a result of these beliefs, The Blake School actively seeks students, families and employees who value and contribute to the fullness of a diverse community within the context of its mission. In doing so, we recognize our responsibility to help make each person's experience a success.

 

To apply for a coaching position listed on this page, please submit your letter of interest along with your resume via email to (nhennessy@blakeschool.org) or via U.S. mail

to : Kristi King, Athletic Office Manager, The Blake School, 110 Blake Road South, Hopkins, MN 55343.

 

Once your materials have been received, they will be forwarded to the Athletic Director for review. The Athletic Director will then contact you directly, should we wish to pursue your candidacy. No phone calls please.

 

When a position has been filled, the job posting will be removed from the employment opportunities webpage.




Experience and Skills:

Job Duties:

 

  • planning and coordinating all schedules and practice

  • player development

  • assist in selection of assistant coaches

  • work with the local arena staff

  • assist in aspects of the youth basketball program.

  • provide on and off ice training opportunities that include instruction, management, and teaching of all student/athletes

  • organizing game scouting and planning

  • communicating to players and parents

  • guiding players interested in collegiate basketball through the process

  • other duties as assigned by the Athletic Director

 

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities:

 

  • strong knowledge of basketball

  • experience coaching with demonstrated success at the high school or collegiate level

  • passion for working with the high school athlete

  • ability to balance team building with individual skill building

  • integrity and fairness

  • a vision for the basketball program