Assistant Coach- Wrestling (2)

Proviso Township High Schools District 209 Forest Park, IL
POSITION TITLE: Assistant Coach Wrestling (2)

REPORTS TO: Head Coach


This is a responsible position that requires working with the Head Coach in the implementation of the sport program. The work is under the direction of the Head Coach and involves assisting the Head Coach with general overall responsibility for the total sport program. The Assistant Coach must demonstrate an ability to work cooperatively and enthusiastically with the entire school community and demonstrate strong interpersonal skills.


Required Experience or Training

Valid Illinois State Teaching, Substitute, and/or ASEP Certification

Knowledge of the sport

Previous coaching experience

Desired Experience or Training

Demonstrated ability in the teaching and coaching of a sport program in a multicultural high school and/or unit district


Ability to effectively and enthusiastically communicate with students and Head Coach

Demonstrates cooperation, friendliness and enthusiasm toward students, faculty, fellow coaches, and the public sector

Motivates student athletes by example

Assists with planning, coordinating and supervising a sport program based on the latest evidence of knowledge and skill about the game. Disseminates information to and instructs student athletes and fellow coaches in the above.

Adheres to the standards of conduct and safety for all student athletes

Adheres to school and district policies and procedures

Strict compliance with all IHSA rules and regulations

Exercises and teaches control and care of school-owned equipment.

Other duties and responsibilities that may be assigned and/or administratively directed.