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Private/parochial high school

Charlotte Catholic HS, in Charlotte, NC, has had an award-winning Speech and Debate team over the past few years. The CCHS team is currently about 30 students.  We are solely an extracurricular activity, mainly participating in local NC/SC tournaments.  We are not a progressive national circuit team, although we do attend about 3 TOC-bid tournaments per year.  We have students in PF, LD, Congress and Speech events.  We’ve had NSDA qualifiers  for nine years straight. Team members have also advanced to elimination rounds, including semi-final/final rounds in local and national circuit tournaments.

CCHS is looking for a director/head coach to run the administrative end of S&D, coach and offer feedback to students to prepare for competitions, run practices twice weekly and accompany the students to the tournaments (10-12/yr).  This position offers a great opportunity to re-build the CCHS team, after two years of online tournaments.

Practices: Monday and Wednesday (in person)

Times: 2:45pm to 4:00pm

Location: CCHS, 7702 Pineville Matthews Rd, Charlotte, NC 28226

Pay: Salary plus stipends

Chaperone: 10+ tournaments (mainly in NC)

Ideal candidate:

Background in competitive speech and debate as a participant or coach
Strong organizational skills to track tournaments registrations, judge requirements, permission slips, fees, etc
Knowledge of rules of NSDA events (preferable)
Excellent verbal and written communication skills

 

Contact Carmen Kohn (current coach) at CIKohn@charlottecatholic.com if interested.

To apply for this job email your details to carm.kohn@gmail.com