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Choate Rosemary Hall (Conn.) & The Hill School (Pa.) Seek
Assistant/Head Water Polo Coaches

BRIDGEPORT, Pa. -- The Hill School, located in Pottstown, Pa., currently seeking a strong Head Varsity Coach for the 2017-18 school year who has an extensive network to attract qualified student-athletes to The Hill.  The coaching role would be combined with one of our open positions teaching Spanish, Math, or Economics, or as an Assistant Athletic Director.  The Hill offers highly competitive compensation, benefits, and on-campus housing. Contact Headmaster Zachary Lehman at 610-705-1280 or zlehman@thehill.org for more information.  

Choate Rosemary Hall is considering qualified candidates to fill the position of assistant water polo coach. This role is part of a teaching appointment to the faculty; candidates should be prepared to take on residential and other duties traditionally associated with boarding school life. Choate aspires to maintain a highly competitive water polo team against traditional opponents in the context of an education-based athletics program. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to be involved with both girls (spring) and boys (fall) teams and work with experienced as well as developing players.

Choate Rosemary Hall is a coeducational, independent secondary school located in central Connecticut with 850 boarding and day students and over 300 employees.  Choate serves intellectually gifted and motivated students of diverse backgrounds from across the globe whose commitment to serious study is enhanced in an academically challenging and personally supportive setting.

We currently have or anticipate openings in the following areas:

  • Arabic Teacher
  • English Teacher (anticipated)
  • History Teacher (anticipated)
  • Mathematics and Statistics Teacher
  • Music Teacher
  • Physics Teacher

A full listing of our openings can be found at http://www.choate.edu

Choate has a long and successful history of water polo, fielding varsity and junior varsity teams for both the boys and the girls. We play primarily against teams in the Western New England Preparatory School Athletic Association. Since the team’s inception we frequently qualified for the post-season, making it to the championship game on several occasions.  Both boys’ and girls’ water polo players have been named to the New England All-Tournament Team and throughout the years quite a few have gone on to play water polo in college.

Applicants must be dynamic individuals who are passionate about their discipline, collaborative and innovative in their approach to teaching and coaching, and who embrace and support the diversity of our student body.  Our faculty is deeply committed to the entire student experience, as such it is expected that faculty responsibilities will include a combination of student advising, residential life, and extracurricular activities.

Interested candidates should submit a resume and one-page statement articulating coaching philosophy and/or vision for a varsity water polo program to Kathy White at kwhite@choate.edu.