2024-25 Athletic Director

Staff / Full-Time

Falmouth Academy, Falmouth, MA

Job Title:                       Full-Time Director of Athletics/ Teacher

FLSA Classification:    Exempt

 Responsible to:              Head of School, Dean of Students

 Last Modified:                 April 2024


Position Summary: Falmouth Academy is seeking a full-time Athletic Director/Health and PE Teacher to join a dynamic dedicated team of educational professionals. Preferred candidates will have a strong background in athletics, health, and physical education, demonstrated success working with young people in the athletic arena, and ideally, experience administering a major school program.  The position starts on approximately August 12, 2024.


Essential Duties

  • Develop, manage, and supervise developmentally appropriate athletic and PE programs in line with the  School’s overall educational mission and goals and accessible to all students
    • Represent Falmouth Academy in all league and athletic associations, and attend all meetings
    • Schedule all middle school, junior varsity, and varsity games/meets for the School’s teams.
    • Ensure that all coaching positions are filled with competent and properly trained coaches
    • Maintain equipment inventory to support all programs
    • Supervise, develop, and evaluate all coaches
    • Prepare and implement the annual departmental budget
    • Secure qualified officials for each home game/meet
    • Ensure that all student-athletes have turned in required forms/paperwork
    • Attend all home athletic contests as game administrator, including evening basketball games and the occasional weekend game.
    • Teach the equivalent of 1 class/day of health and physical education
    • Coach one sport
  • Participate in school evaluation and professional development programs
  • Advise students on academic and other matters in accordance with the School’s mission
  • Participate in some infrequent evening or weekend activities, including meetings, professional development, or other school activities
  • Other duties, as assigned

Minimum Acceptable Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Effective communicator, both verbally and in writing, with colleagues and parents
  • Enthusiastic interest in teaching, motivating, coaching, and mentoring middle and high school students
  • Ability to meet classroom, advisory, and extracurricular obligations
  • Ability to attend meetings before and after the normal school day schedule and sometimes in the evening
  • Ability to comply with the requirements of a standard nine-to-five workweek and to meet co-curricular responsibilities before and after the normal daily/weekly schedule as required

Candidates who wish to inquire are encouraged to complete an application available on the Employment page of the school’s website: www.falmouthacademy.org/about/employment and submit it along with a cover letter and resume to Matt Green, Head of School: mgreen@falmouthacademy.org.  

Falmouth Academy

Falmouth, MA
Middle School, High School
Day, Boarding
All Gender