Careers At Sidwell Friends School

Welcome to the Human Resources Department at Sidwell Friends School. Sidwell Friends prides itself in offering a high quality educational experience to those who will lead the next generation. To that end, we are seeking qualified individuals with the knowledge, skills and abilities to enhance the student experience at Sidwell Friends. We encourage you to review the job postings below and to contact us for additional information.

Head Varsity Boys’ Soccer Coach

Department: Athletics and Physical Education
Location: Washington, DC
Position Start Date: 2019/2020 School Year
Status: Part-time


Sidwell Friends, a co-educational, PK-12 Quaker day school, seeks applicants with a passion for coaching for a part-time Head Varsity Boys’ Soccer Coach for the 2019-2020 school year. Additional coaching or administrative responsibilities would be considered for the right candidate. The School has outstanding athletics facilities including natural grass soccer field, an all-weather track, four full size gyms, a fitness center, two artificial turf fields, a large dance studio and six tennis courts.

Coaching responsibilities involve management of all facets of the Boys’ Soccer program, including, but not limited to building competitive teams, organizing and running practices, developing and implementing effective game strategies, supervising assistant coaches, recruiting highly successful student athletes.

It is expected that the Head Coach will maintain a high standard of integrity in all aspects of team management, foster a culture that promotes the Quaker values of the School and academic experience of the student, and intentionally integrate school core values as the framework from which to coach and build athletic programs. A thoughtful approach and a desire to constantly improve and innovative thinking will be essential to success in this role. 

Candidates must have a minimum of 5 years of successful coaching experience at the collegiate or high school level, and/or in a strong club soccer setting. A bachelor’s degree is required; an advanced degree is preferred. Extensive knowledge and ties to the soccer community in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area is highly desirable as is proven experience in recruiting for highly selective institutions.  

Applicants should upload a resume, cover letter and contact information for three professional references via our on-line application.

Sidwell Friends School 
Human Resources Department 
3825 Wisconsin Avenue, NW Washington, D.C. 20016

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