Sidwell Friends, a co-educational, PK-12, Quaker day school, seeks applicants for a full time Head Boys Varsity Lacrosse Coach and physical education teacher starting in the 2017--2018 school year. This position requires coaching lacrosse and assist in the coaching of two other sports in the fall and winter seasons. Responsibilities include but are not limited to building a competitive team, organizing and running practices, developing and implementing effective game strategies, supervising and utilizing assistant coaches, and recruiting highly successful student athletes.
Successful candidates will have demonstrated success in coaching sports at the collegiate or high school level and/or in a club setting and will possess excellent interpersonal and communications skills. A bachelor’s degree and previous recruiting experience are preferred. Sidwell Friends has outstanding athletics facilities including an all-weather track, four full size gyms, a fitness center, three fields (including an artificial turf field), a large dance studio and six tennis courts.
Applicants should upload a resume, cover letter and contact information for three professional references via our on-line application.
Sidwell Friends School (SFS) is a PK-12, co-educational Quaker day school with campuses in Washington, D.C., and Bethesda, Maryland. Founded in 1883, the School is a nonprofit, tax-exempt institution governed by an independent Board of Trustees.
For the 2015/16 school year, 1,149 students (572 boys, 576 girls) are enrolled. Forty-seven percent of the student body are students of color. Twenty...-three percent of the student body receive $6.7 million of need-based financial assistance. The School employs 156 teachers and 112 administrative and support staff. Tuition for the 2015/16 school year is $37,750.
Sidwell Friends School is committed as an institution to the ideal of diversity with regard to age, economic background, ethnicity, gender, physical disability, political affiliation, race and sexual orientation in its student body, faculty and staff. The School does not discriminate in the administration of its admissions, financial aid or loan practices; curricular offerings, including inter-scholastic athletics and physical education; other School-sponsored programs and activities; or in the hiring and terms of employment of administrators, faculty and staff. Except for special considerations that may be given to members of the Religious Society of Friends because of the School's Quaker affiliation, the School does not discriminate on the basis of religion.