Friends School of Baltimore is recruiting for several coaching vacancies across multiple sports on both the middle school and upper school levels.

Fall:

Cross Country: Middle School Head and Assistant Coaches

Volleyball: Upper School – Boys Head JV and Asst V Coaches

Soccer: Upper School – Girls Varsity Head and Asst Coach, Asst Boys JV Coach & Middle School – Coaches

Tennis: MS Head Girls Coach


Winter:

Basketball: Upper School – JV Boys Head Coach & Middle School – Boys Coaches

Outdoor Soccer: Middle School – Girls Head and Assistant Coach

Track and Field: Upper School – Girls Asst Coach

 

Spring:

Asst Strength and Conditioning Coach 3:30-6pm M-F 

Lacrosse: Upper School – Girls Head and Asst V Coach, Boys Asst Coach, Middle School – Boys Head Coach

Softball: Upper School – Asst Coach

Baseball: Upper School – Asst Coach

Tennis: Upper School – Boys JV Head Coach

Friends School is a Quaker, co-educational, college preparatory school, Pre-K through Grade 12, in Baltimore City. We are guided by the Quaker ideals of simplicity, peace, integrity, community, equality, and stewardship.  We strive for our community to reflect the racial, ethnic, socioeconomic, and religious diversity of our city.  Friends School faculty members and coaches teach by example, blending intellectual exploration, enthusiasm, and joy.  Every day in their teaching spaces, they challenge and encourage students to think deeply, to question, and to seek truth, while instilling in each of them a strong sense of social responsibility, a willingness to embrace challenges, and an awareness of their potential as individuals.  Friends School teachers and coaches are expected to model and foster the habits of mind we believe are essential to an outstanding education: creativity, curiosity, empathy, reflection, and resilience.

Context and Philosophy:

Friends School of Baltimore is seeking coaches for the 2022-2023 school year.  This position reports regularly to the Director of Athletics, and is a paid, part-time seasonal position. Season are 10-12 weeks long. Practices are typically from 3:15-4:30 for Middle School and 3:45-5:45 for Upper School. Friends School competes in the IAAM and MIAA Conferences.

Responsibilities:

  • Plan and attend all practices and games.
  • Communicate with parents and students effectively.
  • Write post-game summaries to be used by the SID and marketing department in community-wide communications.
  • Train, supervise, and evaluate student managers.
  • Drive school vehicles (mini-buses) to and from away contests, scrimmages and tournaments.
  • Attend meetings with the Athletic Department, the coaching staff, and the Director of Athletics.
  • Organize and maintain all related equipment and uniforms for the program.
  • Attend and participate in end of season FSAA ceremonies, Senior Day celebrations, and awards assemblies.
  • Head Varsity Coaches/ Program Coordinators will also serve as the school’s representatives at all IAAM and MIAA Conference preseason and postseason meetings and work collaboratively with the Admissions Office and the Office of College Counseling in support of our student athletes.

Qualifications:

Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

Coaching experience preferred.

Interested candidates should apply with their resume, cover letter, and supporting documents to the link on the school website.  A search committee will review candidate information and then will contact those candidates they are interested in having a conversation with about the position.

https://www.friendsbalt.org/about/work-at-friends

Friends School is an Equal Opportunity Employer and its employment decisions are without regard to age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, or any other category protected by law. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment. Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.