Girls Middle School Basketball Coach

General Information
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District Information
Ione Community School
Ione Community School
445 Spring St.
Contact Name: 
Charlene Surber
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Human Resources Specialist
Additional Information
Special Instructions to the Applicant: 
Documents needed to apply: Application, Letter of introduction/interest, Resume and Two letters of recommendation.

The Ione Girls Middle School Basketball Coach reports directly to the Athletic Director and Principal.

The Ione School District is located in Ione, OR.   We serve a small farming community with approximately 203 students grades K-12 with 100% graduation rate. The community takes pride in their charter school and supported it with a 2,800,000 bond levy.  Renovations are complete and students are benefiting from the improvements.  Ione School District received an “Outstanding” rating on the Oregon Department of Education’s school report card.

Desired Qualities:

  • High ethical and professional standards.
  • The presence to be a positive role model for middle school student athletes.
  • A commitment to the importance of academic excellence and achievement for all student athletes in the program.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead young athletes.
  • A highly tuned ability to communicate effectively to a variety of stakeholders.
  • Skill in organization, time management, and public relations.
  • A thorough knowledge of the game of basketball, skill development and coaching techniques.


  • Manage all aspects of the middle school program including summer training, practice schedules and routines.
  • Help provide regular communication with parents/families.
  • Assist in regularly track the academic progress of all student athletes in the program and facilitate necessary supports to ensure their academic eligibility.
  • Cooperate with other school-sponsored sports and encourage athletes to compete in other programs.
  • Help to develop and implement an off-season program for athletics.

All new hired coaches will need to complete the following prior to employment:

  • NFHS Certification
  • First Aid/CPR Card
  • District Fingerprinting/Criminal Check
  • Completion of OSAA Concussion and Steroid online classes
  • Completion of School District and OSAA paperwork
  • Completion of OSAA Heat Acclimatization and Heat Illness Prevention
  • Completion of All District Requirements and employment forms

Documents needed to apply:

  • Application
  • Letter of introduction and interest
  • Resume
  • Two letters of recommendation

Supplemental application materials may be faxed to (541)966-4696, emailed to or sent by mail to Ione School District #2, ATTN: Human Resources Dept., 2001 S.W. Nye Ave., Pendleton, OR 97801.

If you are interested in, or have questions about this position, please contact Charlene Surber, HR Specialist, IMESD at 541-966-3224.

Qualifying veterans and disabled veterans may obtain preference by submitting as verification of elgibility a copy of the Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty (DD Form 214 or 215) or a letter from the US Dept. of Veterans' Affairs indicating receipt of a non-service connected pension to your application.  Disabled Veterans must also submit a copy of their Veteran's disability preference letter from the Dept. of Veteran Affairs, unless the information is included in the DD Form 214/215.

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