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Middle School Basketball Coach

Posting Details

Posting Details

Date Posted 09/29/2017
Working Title Middle School Basketball Coach
Anticipated Starting Academic Term Fall
Job Type Student
Job Category Other
Federal Work Study Required? No
Job Summary

The University of Pittsburgh is seeking a student worker. Fanny Edel Falk Laboratory School is a K-8 laboratory school affiliated with the University of Pittsburgh, School of Education. We are looking for a middle school basketball coach who will be responsible for coaching the game of basketball to children in grades 6 through 8, game management, conducting and organizing safe practice sessions and games, providing proper leadership, proper supervision of all players and team members at home/away games and at all practices, management of all equipment and the gymnasium during practices and games, leading players in safe proper skill development, rules of the games and proper handling of various outcomes of the games, maintaining proper care of confidential materials and first aid materials.

Job Requirements

Two years coaching middle school children preferred.  Excellent working knowledge of the game of basketball and its applicable rules and regulations.  Excellent coaching and instructional skills.  Good role model for students.  Ability to motivate, safely manage and train student-athletes. Must be computer literate.  

Passing Concussion, Cardiac and Heat free on-line course is required.

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Hourly Pay Rate $15.00
Anticipated Number of Openings 1
Anticipated Hours per Week 10-20
Anticipated Weekly Schedule

Undefined- to be determined with Athletic Director. Practices and away games are usually scheduled after school hours. Start date 11/6/2017.

Campus Pittsburgh
Primary Work Location FALKS 117
Posting Number S-05664-P

Posting Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you a currently registered student taking at least 6 credits?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a Federal Work Study (FWS) award?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents