Special Olympics Coach

Posted: 05/19/2024

FREMONT COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT #1
Lander, Wyoming
An Equal Opportunity Employer
VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT
May 20, 2024
POSITION: Special Olympics Coach
LOCATION: District
SALARY: $5,985
START DATE: August 2024
APPLY BY: Open Until Filled

JOB DESCRIPTION:
● Completes all paperwork (SO and Fremont 1) for athletes to be eligible in Fall, Winter, and Summer Games, along with other competitions.
● Maintains a positive relationship with athletes, parents, and other staff and communicates with said groups in advance re: practices and competitions;
● Consults with Athletic Director regarding budget and fundraising efforts to include Challenge for Charities and the Jackalope Jump;
● Attends all Special Olympics meetings and shares information with Athletic Director;
● Recruits students, volunteers, and peer coaches;
● Works with the Athletic Director to coordinate practices and travel arrangements;
● Supervises athletes during travel and competitions;
● Models good sportsmanship; and
● Teaches and upholds school and Special Olympic rules & regulations.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
● Special Olympic coaching experience;
● Ability to organize and manage time;
● Use positive behavioral management techniques;
● Ability to establish a positive relationship with athletes, parents, and other staff; and
● Ability to attend all practices and meets;
● Adhere to all district requirements and trainings, including CPR/First Aid.

TO APPLY: Visit our website at www.landerschools.org, click on the ‘Departments’ tab, go to ‘Human Resources’ and then go to ‘Applications’. Follow the instructions for completing the online application.
Phone: 307-332-4711
E-mail: cswenson@landerschools.org

Fremont County School District #1 does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, national origin, sex, or disability in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its educational programs or activities. FCSD#1 operates in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendment Act of 1972, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Inquiries concerning Title VI, Title IX, ADA, and Section 504 may be referred to the Curriculum Director (who is also the Coordinator for the Of ice for Civil Rights), Fremont County School District 1, 863 Sweetwater, Lander, WY 82520 or telephone (307)-332-4711; the Wyoming Department of Education, Of ice for Civil Rights Coordinator, 122 W. 25 th Street, Suite E200, Cheyenne, WY 82002-2060, or telephone (307)-777-7222; or Of ice for Civil Rights, Denver Of ice: U.S. Department of Education; Cesar E. Chavez Memorial Building,1244 Speer Boulevard, Suite 310, Denver, CO 80204-3482; Telephone: 303-844-5695;TDD: 800-877-8339; email: OCR.Denver@ed.gov. This information will be provided in an alternative format upon request.