Fountain Valley School, a selective and diverse boarding school, educates 250 students in grades 9–12 on a beautiful 1,100-acre campus in the heart of Colorado Springs, CO. Founded in 1930, the School provides a rigorous, global curriculum in academics, arts, athletics and the outdoors.
The head coach is responsible for collaborating with FVS athletic administration on planning, leading, and directing the varsity boys volleyball program. He/she will be expected to follow the guidelines and regulations of FVS and CHSAA. This includes attending practices Monday through Friday from 3:30-5:15 pm (optional Saturdays) and games throughout the week, including most Saturdays. The season runs from February 27-May 12 with a break mid-season due to Interim and Spring Break (March 10-April 4).
Collaborate with other coaches in the development of the team as well as the athletics administration
Develop a program that nurtures the athletes’ abilities and fitness levels
Show a commitment to team values and priorities
Provide a fun, safe, and educational experience for all athletes
Must attend all games and practices, including weekend events
Bachelor’s degree required
IMPACT certification preferred
1-2 years experience in coaching preferred
Environment: Gym, athletic field working with prospective high school students
Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination/or evidence vaccination is in process. The school will make reasonable accommodations for applicants who require a medical or religious exemption.
Physical Demands: Able to sit, stand and lift up to 30 lbs for eight hours per day, occasional weekend and/or weeknight obligations
Working Relationships: Students, parents, admission personnel, and all other FVS employees
Salary Range: $2,800 - $3,500 depending on experience
Send letter of application, resume and list of three professional references to: