Houston Christian High School (HC) is accepting applications from qualified candidates for the position of Head Football Coach.Applicants must have experience building a highly competitive program and the ability to successfully attract middle school players. The Head Football Coach is responsible for the overall operations of the program, in and out of season. The head football coach promotes sportsmanship, fosters good character in student athletes, provides for the safety and welfare of all participants, and leads as a Christian role model in all settings. Additional duties of the head football coach include working in coordination with the Athletic Director to manage program budget, supervise activities and promote positive community relationships. After school, evening and weekend hours will be necessary. This is a full-time, exempt position and reports to the Athletic Director.
Hold a Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of 5 years of coaching experience.
Maintain an active Christian faith that is a role model for HC athletes and exemplifies the HC mission.
Maintain broad knowledge and skills in the principles and methods of football program operations.
Demonstrate the ability to supervise and evaluate the performance of assistant football coaches.
Exhibit excellent verbal, visual, written and interpersonal communication skills.
Demonstrate strong public relations skills that enhance Houston Christian High School’s reputation in the community.
Working knowledge of SPC policies and HC policies governing athletics and admissions policies of athletes.
Demonstrate an ability and desire to guide students toward the fulfillment of their God-given potential for spiritual, intellectual, emotional, physical, and social growth.
Exhibit strong organizational skills with an appropriate attention to detail.
Demonstrate initiative and an ability to manage multiple tasks, consistently meeting deadlines.
Maintain flexibility, a sense of humor, and a willingness to assist with administrative tasks in a fast-paced team environment.
Proficient in basic technology applications (i.e. MS Word, Excel). Google Apps knowledge is beneficial (i.e. Google Drive, Google Docs, Gmail).
Interested candidates may complete and submit the Houston Christian Professional Application, along with a cover letter, salary requirements, and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Instructions and the application are accessible from the Employment page. Resumes are not reviewed without the complete HC application.
While HC gives preference to members of the Christian faith, the School is committed to equal employment opportunity. We will not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on any legally-recognized basis [“protected class”] including, but not limited to: veteran status, uniform service member status, race, color, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, pregnancy, childbirth, or any other protected class under federal, state, or local law except those exclusions specifically provided to Religious Organizations. The School is a Religious Organization as defined by Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and accordingly reserves the right to employ persons who profess a Christian faith and have a philosophy of ministry similar to ours.
HC provides rigorous academic programs that prepare every student for collegiate study, but our community goes beyond the classroom. Our faculty and staff engage students in service and leadership opportunities through student governance, athletics and fine arts that build confidence and skills to assist in developing a life focus. We understand we are training tomorrow's leaders and examine issues that encourage students to seek knowledge and understanding before drawing conclusions. We educate and train leaders with the solid values and convictions that a Christian worldview imparts.
Everyone who works at HC is here because they're passionate about Christian education and shaping young lives. That remarkable dedication is the most valuable aspect of Houston Christian - to offer every student commitment to their success. We hire the best possible teachers, and they demonstrate each and every day that they love students and that teaching and challenging them is their great reward.
Houston Christian High School inspires young people to lead by uniting faith, intellect, and gifts to reach their greatest promise. Serving grades 9-12, the school draws from public, private, and parochial schools across Houston. The school’s state-of-the-art facilities sit on a 45-acre campus, which houses the award-winning academic, athletic, and arts programs. The school is accredited by the Independent Schools Association of the Southwest (ISAS) and is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), the Council of Educational Standards and Accountability (CESA), and the Southwest Preparatory Conference (SPC). HC is located at 2700 W. Sam Houston Parkway N., Houston, Texas, 77043.
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Houston Christian is an independent day school offering a college-preparatory education to co-ed students grades 9-12.
While HC gives preference to members of the Christian faith, the School is committed to equal employment opportunity. We will not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on any legally recognized basis [“protected class”] including, but not limited to: veteran... status, uniform service member status, race, color, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, pregnancy, childbirth, or any other protected class under federal, state, or local law except those exclusions specifically provided to Religious Organizations.