Head of Basketball - Director of Program - Camp Cobbossee for Boys
Location: Monmouth, Maine
Salary: 5500 - 7500
High School Sports
Room, board, and travel to Maine included
Our food is amazing. No really, it's amazing.
4 Year Degree
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Camp Cobbossee for Boys is looking for a Head of Basketball for our large sports program. Cobbossee has been in operation since 1902. It is the second-oldest summer camp in the nation, and has built a reputation on excellent coaching and sports programming, as well as the traditions and activities that make camp such an unusual and transformative experience. The Head of Basketball has responsibility for all aspects of our daily basketball developmental program, as well as administrative responsibility for our intramural basketball program and our matches with other camps and sports programs in the area.
DATES: The Head of Basketball position begins June 8th and runs through August 13th.
This position blends perfectly with an existing appointment as an assistant collegiate or head high school coach position, as our dates run June 8th to August 13th. Room and board, as well as travel allowance is provided as part of the position. Also included is a salary commensurate with experience. Salary runs from 5500-7500 depending on background and experience. If you have children, especially sons, we can offer them camp scholarships as well.
-Seasonal position in Monmouth, ME June 8th-Aug 13th -Room and board provided, as well as travel allowance. (Our food is amazing, especially for a summer camp!) -Be in charge of all aspects of the basketball program at a boys' sports camp. -Supervise a small staff 4 college aged counselor/coaches. -Organize, plan, and lead 5 developmental sessions a day for boys ages 7-16. -Organize team structure, coaching, and officiating for intramural games as well as matches against other camps. -Champion the Cobbossee values of Brotherhood, Sportsmanship, and Community. -Function as an integral member of senior leadership team. This means big picture organizing as well as leadership and participation in special events, daily scheduling meetings, and most importantly flexibility and creativity within the camp environment.
The Bottom Line:
Though certainly a basketball position, this Head of Basketball appointment is something more. You would be an integral member of a vibrant social community with ethics (Brotherhood, Community, Sportsmanship) at its core. Your coaching and leadership skills will build basketball players, but also develop young people and your assistant coaches. You will certainly coach many matches. If you are the right hire, you will also find yourself joining counselor hunts, campfires, and diverse conversations at each of our common meals. We are looking someone who wants to join a community.
Experience as a head basketball coach or varsity assistant at the High School level
Grad assistant or assistant coach level at the collegiate level.
Significant club or AAU background with similar players
Camp Cobbossee is a premier boys' summer sports camp in Maine. Established in 1902, Camp Cobbossee has been the summer home for sports-minded boys for over a century. Cobbossee offers soccer, baseball, tennis, basketball, football, lacrosse, hockey, climbing, archery, a host of waterfront activities, and more. The values of brotherhood, sportsmanship, and community are at the cornerstone of everything we do.