MS/JH Cheer Coach
Position: Traders Point Christian Schools is seeking candidates for our MS/JH Cheerleading coach position.
About Traders Point: Traders Point Christian Schools is a co-ed, Private, Preschool-12 School serving more than 600 students on the Northwest side of Indianapolis.
TPCA Cheer Program: MS/JH grade girls; Fall and Winter season sport
Experience Requirements: The ideal candidate should have previous High School or Collegiate coaching and/or playing experience in cheerleading, be passionate about overseeing and building a program, and possesses the qualities of being inspirational, joyful, and relational. Experience in constructing a tennis facility, and key relationships to put together a full coaching staff also highly valued.
Qualifying Characteristics: The coach has a clearly biblical testimony of salvation with an authentic and a mature personal relationship with Jesus Christ in both their professional and personal life with a calling and commitment to Christian education. The ideal coach must have the desire to work closely and nurture a positive relationship with students, teachers, parents, staff, school administrators and community members. The coach must demonstrate respect for all students and community members. The ability to exercise good judgment, set a good example and comply with school standards is a must as well as the ability to deal with sensitive and confidential issues in a tactful and professional manner. As a coach at TPCS, you are expected to instruct and model important religious functions such as prayer. At TPCS, your role as a coach involves a pastoral element whereby through example, you are acting as a minister of our Christian faith. You must be able to address concerns and offer suggestions in an appropriate and confidential manner.
Athletic Department Purpose Statement: All applicants should agree and abide by our Athletic Purpose Statement, which reads:
Traders Point Christian Academy is committed to developing and maintaining an athletic program that is
Christ centered, comprehensive, competitive and allows each athlete a unique venue to be a witness for
Christ by using his or her God given talent to move and play.
General Responsibilities: 1) developing appropriate skill building opportunities for each developmental level, 2) participating collegially in meetings and initiatives of the athletics department, 3) taking an active role in the life of the school community, especially the co-curricular events of students, and 4) other duties as directed by athletic director within the scope of experience and competence to complement the coaching role.