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California High School Wrestling Coach

Posted about 1 and a half years ago by Coach_H

The Menlo-Atherton High School (30 minutes south of San Francisco, 3 minutes from Palo Alto). The team has reached over 80 participants and we need coaches!

The team has a dedicated wrestling room, new 42'x'42 Resilite mat, dedicated lockers, access to a recently renovated weight room. Most importantly, the program has tremendous support from administration and parents.

Due to this growth we are looking to expand our coaching staff:

-Create and execute instructional lesson plans
-Execute strength and conditioning plans
-Develop student-athlete competence and confidence
-Enforce team policies, beliefs, philosophies in sportsmanship, integrity, accountability, perseverance
-Some administrative work: Managing track wrestling / rosters / registration, monitoring attendance, confirming transportation, inventory management, mat & mat-room maintenance

We are hiring both female and male coaches! Paid positions depending on experience $2000-$3500 for the season.

We are looking for coaches with:
-A strong desire to develop student-athletes. Help improve their athletic abilities and support their academic aspirations
-A passion for teaching the sport of wrestling
-A strong desire to engage with the community
-Excellent Communication Skills
-Wrestling experience

Candidates with any of the following will be given priority:
-Availability: November - February 5 days a week, Monday to Friday. Preferably from 3:15pm-5:30pmor alternatively from 5:00pm-7:00pm, but 3:15pm-5:30pm preferred.
-Background in: Nutrition, Kinesiology, Child Psychology, or Education
-Experience: College wrestling or College Club experience
-USA Wrestling Bronze Certificate or higher for Coaching

Menlo-Atherton High School is seeking both female and male coaches for boy's and girl's wrestling teams. The paid positions run from November to end of February. Coaches are asked to commit to 1.5-2 hours of practice Monday-Friday and cover some tournaments in December, January, and February.

We are located near Stanford University and are north of Palo Alto, California.