Assistant Softball Coach

Location

Alexandria

Virginia

Salary

Stipend

Type

Part-time

Bishop Ireton High School has an immediate opening for a passionate and enthusiastic assistant ​softball coach for the 202​3-2024 ​school year to assist and help build a program with the Head Coach.

Bishop Ireton plays in the ultra-competitive Washington Catholic Athletic Conference (WCAC) and Virginia Independent School Athletic Association (VISAA) against some of the top programs in the country. The coaching staff’s goal is to build the program to be competitive at the highest level of league and state play.

Spring Season goes from mid-February to ​mid-May with practice times in the evening. Game times and practice time are the same 4-6 pm. Willingness to coach during pre-season and fall ball is a plus. Prior coaching and/or college playing experience is preferred.

Bishop Ireton is a Catholic, co-educational college preparatory school located in Alexandria, Virginia. Applicants will be evaluated on:

1) their experience coaching high school aged students;

2) their vision for building and leading a competitive high school softball program;

3) their commitment to the principles of our Catholic, college preparatory school; and

4) their interpersonal skills and record of developing strong relationships with student-athletes, administrators, parent/guardians, and others in the school community. Experience and familiarity with competitive high school, or equivalent youth softball programs, are desirable.

Coaches receive a stipend and report to the Varsity Head Coach and the Athletic Director.

Applicants should submit a resume and the names and telephone numbers of at least two references to Tina Becker at tina.becker@bishopireton.org

Note: This position is moving on an accelerated timeline, so early submission of materials is encouraged.  Start date will be immediately after all paperwork has been completed and requirements have been met.

About Bishop Ireton

Bishop Ireton, a Catholic, co-educational, college preparatory high school in historic Alexandria, Virginia, began its proud heritage of academic excellence in 1964. The school offers a challenging environment and outstanding quality of life, both in academics and co-curricular activities, with a three-tiered focus on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics), humanities and fine arts. The spirit of community service and giving back is central to the school’s mission. Bishop Ireton’s quality is reflected in its distinguished faculty and staff, who take great pride in seeing every graduate head to college – often to the most prestigious universities and service academies.

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