City Of Durango Coach Youth Basketball in Durango, Colorado
Coach Youth BasketballGeneral Purpose:The Sports Coach and/or Program Instructor are responsible for planning andleading the Durango Parks and RecreationDepartment's programs, including sports and activities.Essential Duties and Responsibilities:1. Participate in pre-season staff orientation/training program.2. Arrive at the job site at the assigned scheduled time.3. Organize and lead special activities, enrichment and sports programs,and other recreational activities.4. Submit lesson plans and supply requests to the Recreation Supervisor.5. Work in cooperation with all staff to create fun, exciting programs forparticipants of all ages.6. Emphasize and model good sportsmanship in sports, games and otheractivities.7. Attend staff meetings and in-service training.8. Dress appropriately when on duty. Staff shirts should be worn while on dutyto ensure staff members are easilydistinguishable.9. Ensure the safety and well being of each participant by making sure allplaying surfaces are free of hazards and bynot putting players in potentially dangerous situations through inappropriatedrills, weather conditions, ormismatched opponents.10. Put winning in perspective and follow the Durango Parks and Recreationphilosophy (have fun, equal playingtime, teach sportsmanship, and teach proper fundamentals) for all youthsports programs.11. Communicate to parents any necessary information that they would need,such as times and locations forpractices, games, meets as well proper equipment needed, etc.12. Clearly lay out all expectation for the program to both parents andparticipants.13. Assist Program Coordinator/Recreation Supervisor in scheduling athleticcontests and practices, and/or scheduledprogram activities.14. Teach the proper techniques and fundamentals for the specific sport beingcoached or instructional activity.15. Care for all equipment, supplies, records and facilities.16. Follow-up on all department policies and procedures.Other Duties:1. Perform related duties and responsibilities as required.Wage: $13.00/hourBenefits:NoneDays and hours: Part Time, November 1 - April 1Weekdays after 3:00 pm and various times on weekends.Approximately 10 hours per week.Job site: Durango, COAPPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:1. If you meet the minimum requirements for this position please click on"How to Apply" to view application information. (You must be registeredwith Connecting Colorado to view information. Registration is available at nocost.)2.) Apply in person or online.3.) Job will remain open until filled.