The Taft School Seeks Boys Varsity Head Coach

This is an excellent opportunity to work with students from around the world, gain valuable experience at a leading independent school, as well as work in a supportive professional environment.

The Taft School seeks a head coach for the boys varsity squash team. Position start date, fall or winter 2022.

Squash-related duties include coaching matches and practices; designing practice plans; supporting college placement for student athletes; collaborating with the Taft admissions office and college counseling office; and communicating with various stakeholders, including families.

This position can be structured as a part-time role or combined with teaching responsibilities, evening duties, and participation in a second season of the school’s afternoon program to qualify as a full-time faculty position. 

Specific qualifications include previous high-level coaching experience; strong interpersonal, communication, and professional skills; and, a desire to work with engaged and motivated students.

Additional qualifications include a demonstrated commitment to the tenets described in the school’s Statement on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and Portrait of the Graduate; a bachelor’s degree and at least three years of relevant experience; the ability to work collaboratively with diverse groups of students, employees, and other campus stakeholders to support and expand programmatic and institutional goals; and, an interest in joining a residential community that serves a globally-inclusive student body.

Candidates for this position should email a PDF copy of their resume and a brief introductory email to: 

The Taft School is an affirmative action-equal opportunity employer in accordance with regulations adopted by the Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities. It is the policy of The Taft School to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals.