The Overlake School

Varsity Girls Basketball Head Coach (2255)

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TitleVarsity Girls Basketball Head Coach
Posting ID2255

Head Coach Varsity Girls Basketball

Redmond, Washington


The Mission of The Overlake School:

Inspire Excellence

Develop Intellectual Curiosity

Teach Responsibility

Embrace Diversity

Foster a Compassionate Community


The Overlake School is an independent, coeducational, college preparatory day school located on a 75-acre campus in Redmond, Washington. The school serves 530 students grades 5-12. Founded in 1967, the school has a reputation as one of the leading independent schools in the Northwest. Overlake believes that diversity is an integral part of its mission. The school therefore actively fosters a diverse community that contributes to its educational richness.


Varsity Girls Basketball Head Coach


Description: The Overlake School is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Varsity Girls Basketball Head Coach for the 2020-21 Season.


Interested candidates are invited to apply online - please go to

Salary is very competitive for both private and public school and is DOE.


 Successful Candidates will:

  1. Be positive, caring, and supportive of the school’s mission statement and be dedicated to the overall development of young people as student athletes.
  2. Work collaboratively with coaches, students, faculty, parents, alums and administrators.
  3. Role model the behavior which the program demands.
  4. Possess strong communication skills, be very well organized, and have a passion for the sport.
  5. Be able to pass a criminal background check in addition to having an acceptable driving record.

Basketball Coaching experience at the high school, college level, or club level, as well as a background as a competitive player, is recommended.


 Responsibilities include:

  • Complete one-day preseason coaches training on campus
  • Execute all team practices and games
  • Provide basic medical treatment for non-life-threatening injuries (we’ll train). Ability to execute emergency plan for athletic facilities
  • Meet department and state coaching standards and season planning expectations

Overlake Girls’ Basketball Program:

  • One of the most competitive girls’ basketball programs in 1A state and a member of the Emerald Sound Conference (Chinook Division)
  • State-of-the-art facilities, including two gyms
  • Full-Time Athletic Trainer
  • Strength and Conditioning Coach
  • No fundraising responsibilities
Shift TypePart-Time
Salary RangeSeasonal
LocationThe Overlake School

Applications Accepted

Start Date07/31/2020