Employment Opportunities


Simley Head Girls Softball Coach

  • Responsible for all matters pertaining to the organization and administration of coaching an athletic team
  • Assist the student activities and athletics director with hiring, development, and evaluation of assistant coaches.
  • Plan and supervise the team to and from all events, practices, and competitions.
  • Work with the athletics director and booster club on specific budget requests and spending, as well as, fund raising as needed.
  • Plan and implement in-season and out-of-season condition and weight training program with weight training staff.
  • Coordinate practice and game schedules with the Athletics Office and coaches from other programs.
  • Enforce and model discipline and positive sportsmanship at all times and establish and manage penalties for breach of such standards by individual students.
  • Perform other relevant duties regarding the program.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Follow athletic department policy in ordering equipment, uniforms, and supplies for the program.
  • Assist Athletics Office to maintain complete and accurate records needed to participate in MSHSL sponsored athletics.
  • Prepare and maintain a roster of all team members, including grade level, team level, and positions.
  • Report and document with an injury report form all major student injuries immediately to the Athletic Trainer and the Athletics Office.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Has knowledge and background in the specific sport
  • Evidence of and ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills when working with coworkers, parents, community members, supervisor, and students.
  • Ability to receive feedback and adjust accordingly.
  • Strong work ethic and dedication to further the benefits of student participation in co-curricular activities.
  • Ability to perform essential job functions.

Licensing Requirements:
Applicant must possess coaching license or have completed the MSHSL Coaching Certification.

Application Process

  • Please send a cover letter, resume, references directly to Will Short the Activities Director via email: shortw@isd199.org
  • Interviews will be conducted with candidates that best meet the current needs of the District.
  • Review of materials will start immediately.
  • The position will be filled on an undesignated time-frame when, and not until, the right candidate emerges.