Sidwell Friends, a co-educational, PK-12 Quaker day school, seeks applicants for part-time Football Coaches for the 2019-2020 school year. Additional coaching or administrative responsibilities would be considered for the right candidates. Applications are being accepted for the following positions; Offensive Coordinator, Defensive Coordinator, Offensive Line Coach, Defensive Line Coach, Running Backs Coach, Receivers Coach & Defensive Backs Coach.
Coaching responsibilities involve management of all facets of the football program, including, but not limited to organizing and running practices, developing and implementing effective game strategies, and recruiting highly successful student athletes. Ideal candidates will possess a passion for player development, strong leadership skills, and an ability to effectively engage with administrators, faculty and staff. Extensive knowledge and ties to the football community in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area is highly desirable as is proven experience in recruiting for highly selective institutions.
It is expected that coaches will maintain a high standard of integrity in all aspects of team management, foster a culture that promotes the Quaker values of the School and academic experience of the student, and intentionally integrate school core values as the framework from which to coach and build the football program. A thoughtful approach and a desire to constantly improve and innovative thinking will be essential to success in this role.
Candidates must have 1-3 years of successful coaching experience at the collegiate or high school level, and/or in a strong youth football setting.
Applicants should upload a resume, cover letter and contact information for three professional references via our on-line application.
About Sidwell Friends School
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.
A Sidwell Friends education aims to help students become the leaders of the future. To that end, the School seeks qualified individuals with the knowledge, skills, and ability to enhance the student experience and strengthen our community.
Sidwell Friends maintains a generous salary and benefits package that supports and rewards our employees while helping them to deepen their professional expertise and grow as individuals.
For teaching positions, a master’s degree and teaching experience in the field are preferred; a bachelor’s degree is required. For staff positions, we seek candidates with relevant experience, a commitment to excellence, and an enthusiasm for being a member of our vibrant and diverse community.