Job Title :
Girls JV Basketball Assistant Coach
About The Governor's Academy
The Governor's Academy, the oldest boarding school in New England, inspires and engages inquisitive students in ninth through twelfth grade. Our 456-acre campus is located thirty miles north of Boston and five miles south of Newburyport, a classic New England coastal town. Govs has approximately 400 students and 250 employees.
Govs faculty and staff are committed to creating and cultivating a diverse and inclusive community that allows students to discover their passions, use their unique voices, and achieve academic and co-curricular excellence. Adults in our community are professionals who appreciate individuality, collaboration, and service to others— all so that we can go far together.
Athletics & Afternoon Program at the Academy
The Governor's Academy is looking for talented and forward-thinking coaches to compete in the New England Independent School League (ISL) and principals to contribute to the afternoon program. The development of character and leadership skills in young people is at the core of what we do here at The Governor's Academy and it is essential for the coaches, advisors, and directors to play a role in helping our students in the program to develop physically, artistically, socially, and academically.
The assistant coach should have extensive knowledge of their sport and experience playing and / or coaching at the secondary or collegiate level, and be familiar with and comply with the philosophy and policies of The Governor's Academy. Assistant coaches are under the direction of the head coach and assist the head coach in every aspect of their program including developing and mentoring athletes. Assistant coaches should also have a demonstrated interest in social justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion work and participate in professional development as related to justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion work.