Head Girls Soccer Coach, Mitchell School District 17-2
Head Girls Soccer Coach

Job ID:

Region 3 - James River Valley

February 02, 2024

Contact Information:
Mitchell School District 17-2
821 North Capital
Mitchell, SD 57301
District Website

Cory Aadland
Phone: 605-995-3010
District Email

Job Description:

Position Overview:

The High School Head Coach is responsible for leading and managing the overall athletic program. This multifaceted role involves coaching, providing guidance and support to students, and overseeing the development and execution of the specific sport.


Key Responsibilities:


Develop and implement a comprehensive coaching program for the assigned sport.

Plan and conduct regular practices, focusing on skill development, strategy, and team dynamics.

Provide guidance and motivation to athletes, fostering a positive and inclusive team culture.

Attend and coordinate participation in competitions, ensuring compliance with school and state regulations.

Student Advising:

Serve as an academic and personal adviser to student-athletes, promoting their overall well-being and success.

Monitor and support students' academic progress, emphasizing the importance of balancing sports and academics.

Encourage character development, sportsmanship, and leadership skills among student-athletes.

Address individual student needs and concerns, serving as a mentor and role model.

Program Development:

Collaborate with school administration to develop and implement a vision for the athletic program.

Identify opportunities for program expansion and improvement, considering the interests and needs of the student body.

Organize and supervise various events, including fundraisers, team-building activities, and community outreach programs.

Team Management:

Recruit, train, and supervise assistant coaches and support staff.

Coordinate team travel, equipment, and logistical aspects of the program.

Foster effective communication and teamwork among coaching staff, athletes, and parents.

Compliance and Administration:

Ensure compliance with all school, district, conference and state policies and regulations.

Manage budgets, allocate resources, and coordinate fundraising efforts to support the program.

Maintain accurate records related to team rosters, schedules, and other administrative tasks.



Bachelor's degree in education, sports management, or a related field preferred.

Coaching certification and relevant coaching experience.

Strong leadership and communication skills.

Knowledge of the rules and strategies of the specific sport.

Ability to inspire and motivate students both academically and athletically.

Commitment to promoting a positive and inclusive team culture.


Primary Location -Mitchell High School

Salary Range -Per Year

Shift Type -Full-Time