Attends all team functions including pre-season meetings, clinics, and seminars
Coach works directly with children in their assigned age groupings (6-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-15), teaching the sport
Makes decisions in the best interest of the team and places more emphasis on the emotional and physical well-being of the players over wins and losses
Organizes and teaches the correct and proper playing skills and fundamentals during practice and applies them in games
Person communicates effectively with players, parents and departmental staff. Assists in distributing program information from the department to each individual participant
Provides a safe environment at practice as well as an enjoyable atmosphere at games
Reports directly to the Recreation Supervisor or assigned staff
Has knowledge of the rules and the fundamentals of the game
Has previous experience either as a player and / or a coach in the sport
Must enjoy working with children
Be accessible via phone (with voicemail) and email
Be willing and able to complete the season from program start to completion of the playing season
Have their own transportation to head to and from team activities
Time requires for each sport may vary, but teams generally meet 2-3 times per week for practices and games. For specific information, contact the Recreation and Parks Department to speak with the Recreation Supervisor who coordinates the program.
Additional Information Contact Carrboro Recreation, Parks, & Cultural Resources by calling 919-918-7364 and fill out our Volunteer Application Form.