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Spring Coach (March to June 2023)

Job Details

Trustees of Thayer Academy - BRAINTREE, MA


Thayer Academy seeks qualified Middle School, Head and Assistant as well as Upper School JV and varsity level coaches for the Spring 2023 season which runs from approximately March 6th through June 2nd. Coaches are required to be present for practice in the Middle School on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday from 2:30- 3:45pm. Games occur on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and/or Friday with no commitments on Saturday. Upper School coaches are required to be present for practice Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 3:30 -6:00 pm. Games occur on Wednesday and Saturday at variable times. This is a part-time, paid position. Must submit a resume with coaching qualifications and complete a CORI form and be fully vaccinated and boosted against Covid-19.


Roles & Responsibilities
    Represent Thayer Academy as a role model and coach
    Plan and lead daily practices and weekly games with a focus on skill development, game strategy, respect, sportsmanship, and character development
    Cultivate positive team culture emphasizing teamwork, resilience, and strong moral character
    Travel with team on bus to all games/practices 
    Responsible for all Thayer Academy equipment following practices and games
    Ensure that all student athletes are picked up 
    Effectively communicate with parents, coaching staff, athletic department, and campus security 

    Experience coaching at the appropriate school level
    Experience designing and implementing daily practice/game plans
    Passion for working with adolescents, and desire to build relationships
    Commitment to working in and fostering a safe and inclusive environment
    Demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging
    Willingness to work on a team in a collaborative department
    Ability to communicate effectively with students and families 
    CPR/Heads up! Certification
    Willingness to learn and grow through professional development opportunities
    Daily communication with Thayer Athletic Staff 
    Communication as needed with Thayer Athletic Training Staff
    Adherence to all Thayer Athletic Department Policies & Practices


To apply, please upload your resume, cover letter, and the names and contact information of three to five references, including two present or past supervisors