Jan 13, 2024

Field Hockey - Middle School - 8th Grade (Head or Assistant) 2024-2025

  • TrulyHired
  • Charlotte, NC, USA

Job Description


POSITION TITLE: Field Hockey - Middle School - 8th Grade (Head or Assistant)


REPORTS TO: Director of Athletics

FLSA: Exempt

TERM: 3 Months


Charlotte Country Day School, an independent coeducational day school located in Charlotte, NC, is currently recruiting for the following coaching positions: Middle School Field Hockey Head Coach or Assistant Coach. The Middle School has 7th and 8th Grade teams that play in the Fall Season (August - October). This is a part-time, seasonal position beginning Monday, July 29th, 2024, and ending in late October 2024. The daily work schedule will vary slightly according to specific team practice and competition schedules but will generally be focused on a 3-6pm time slot, Monday-Friday. Weekend work is occasionally required.


• Instruct players in the rules, regulations, equipment, and technique of the sport.

• Plan and organize tryouts, practices, and games operations.

• Assesses player's skills, monitors players during competitions and practice, keeps the Field Hockey Program Head informed of the athletics performance of student-athletes.

• Organizes and directs individuals and small group practices/exercises.

• Follow established procedures in the event of an athlete's injury.

• Models sports-like behavior and maintains appropriate conduct towards players, officials, and spectators.

• Participates in special activities to include parent's night and end of season team gathering.

• Performs any other related duties as assigned by the Field Hockey Program Head, Athletic Director, & Head of School or other appropriate administrator.

• Supervision and instruction of student-athletes during all team activities.

• Maintenance and inventory of team equipment and apparel.

• Regular communication with team parents and athletics program staff regarding team activities.

• Attendance at required team and interscholastic athletics program meetings.

• Support of multi-sport participation for student-athletes.

• Promotion of balanced achievement in all areas of school life for student-athletes.

• Compliance with all Charlotte Country Day School, Charlotte Independent Schools Athletic Association, and North Carolina Independent Schools Athletic Association policies and procedures.


Successful candidates must be available for all practices and competitions during the coaching season. Experience coaching at some level is preferred, but not required. Additionally, candidates must satisfactorily complete a criminal background check and must possess or obtain prior to the start of their season current First Aid and CPR certification.


Interested candidates should complete an application (including resume and cover letter) through the school's online application system at www.charlottecountryday.org/employment. Direct email or hard copy applications will not be accepted.

In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at CCDS will be based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. CCDS does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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