Devon Preparatory School a Catholic, college preparatory school for young men in grade six to twelve, is seeking a full-time Assistant Crew Coach.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The Assistant Crew Coach will report directly to the Head Coach and also the Athletic Director.
BASIC JOB REQUIREMENTS:
Responsibilities will vary but may include:
Looking for a motivated, safety conscious Freshman/Novice high school rowing coach for a rapidly growing all boys sculling program. As the program continues to grow this position would transform into a JV coaching role.
Candidate would be primarily responsible for:
Instructing freshmen/novice oarsmen with the goal of making them race ready.
Assisting the Head Coach and other coaching staff in running on the water and/or land practices.
Assisting the head coach and other coaching staff at regattas.
1-3 years of high school coaching experience preferred, not necessary.
High school and/or College rowing experience required.
Strong background in sculling preferred.
Must be able to drive a launch.
Must have CPR/First Aid certification.
Must have a thorough knowledge of the rules of the river as laid out by USRowing, Schuylkill River Navy, PSRA and Hines Rowing Center.
About Devon Preparatory School
Devon Prep’s approach to education is based on the traditions of the Piarist Fathers who are dedicated to the education of youth. It is the goal at Devon Prep to inspire in our students a commitment to values that will enable them to become responsible leaders. Focusing on each student’s potential, we believe that the school and the family must work together to foster a love of learning which will propel the student into a lifelong quest for excellence—for the glory of God and the service of neighbor.