Thursday, May 25, 2023

So you want to be a Joplin High School head boys basketball coach

The Joplin R-8 School District posted an opening for head high school boys basketball coach today on its website.

Here's what they are looking for.

Position:                    Head Boys Basketball Coach 


Term:                        Supplemental Position for 2023-2024 School Year


Location:                    Joplin High School


Classification:             Exempt


Reports to:                 Athletic Director


Joplin Schools is looking for a highly qualified, energetic individual that enjoys working with high school age students and has the ability to teach those students the skills needed to succeed in basketball.  In addition, previous successful head basketball coaching experience is preferred.


General Expectations:

  • Supports the mission of Joplin Schools.
  • Supports the value of education.
  • Complies with the privacy rights of students.
  • Safeguards confidential and/or sensitive information.
  • Communicates effectively with all the members of the school district and community.
  • Provides excellence in customer service both internally and externally.
  • Reacts to change productively.
  • Keeps abreast of new information, innovative ideas and techniques.
  • Maintains accurate records and filing systems for accountability and audit purposes.
  • Ensures that all activities conform to district and state guidelines.


Supervisory Duties

Supervise students at all times



Regular and consistent attendance is an essential function of this position. 


The work conditions and environment described here are representative of those that an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.


Conditions and Environment

The individual who holds this position will regularly work in a school environment that is noisy and active.  


Note:  The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees, and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.  Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the employer.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

When did the Joplin HS boys basketball resign??