Coach Resume

John Smith

123 Home St

Home City, ST 12345



Seeking a position as a High School football Head Coach.


  • Able to positively motivate students to achieve their goals and invest time and effort into practicing and improving
  • Establish repartee with students and staff to foster good communication and ensure problems are dealt with fairly and openly
  • Skilled coach with 20 years as a player, assistant coach and head coach for successful high school teams, including 5 state championships as coach
  • Teach sportsmanship, friendly competition, conflict resolution and strong ethics
  • Provide a strong role model to teach lessons that reflect everyday life as well as on field behavior


Masters in Physical Education Teaching and Coaching

University of State, 2000

Bachelors in Physical Education

University of State, 1996


Head Coach

City High School

Home City, ST

May 2000-present

  • Selection and training of athletes to improve skills and work on plays
  • Work with school staff to ensure all athletes are meeting academic requirements to remain active on the team
  • Scheduling of games, practices and training in compliance with state regulations
  • Inspection of all equipment for safety and selection of new equipment as required
  • Work with school Athletic Director and Principal to adhere to budget and appropriately divide field time
  • Help students to prepare for University interviews and scouting visits
  • Led team to five state championships

Assistant Coach

Town High School

Home City, ST

Sept 1996-May 2000

  • Assist coach with practices, work directly with athletes for one-on-one coaching
  • Assist with maintenance and acquiring of equipment in keeping with all safety standards
  • Attending all games and arranging for athlete transportation as needed
  • Prepare all documentation for student records

Other Experience:

  • Prepare and attend fundraising events, reach out to the community for financial support
  • Work with Facilities staff to ensure appropriate use of property and filing of all documentation
  • Played four years of high school football