Athletics/Activities | Coach | New Ulm High School | Available: As agreed upon | Closing: Open until filled


New Ulm Public Schools/Independent School District #88
414 South Payne, New Ulm, MN 56073

Phone: 507-233-6180

Empowering our learning community through equitable, engaging and innovative programming.

New Ulm Public Schools is a regional center of educational excellence. Our vision is: ‚ÄúEmpowering our learning community through equitable, engaging and innovative programming.‚ÄĚ Our schools and staff provide challenging and engaging academic programs for all students. Student success in academics, fine arts and athletics are reasons students and families come to New Ulm.¬†

We offer an early learning center for pre-school and kindergarten students, including a community education center. This center includes many outdoor and indoor active learning spaces. Jefferson Elementary provides programming for grades 1-4, focusing on small group instruction, responsive classroom, STEM opportunities and core curriculum. We offer a middle school structure and environment for grades 5-8, focused on advisory, exploratory and experiential learning opportunities. Our high school is for grades 9-12, offering college, vocational and work ready courses. We have many opportunities for fine arts and athletics for all students. A Career Technical Education (CTE) Center provides students with opportunities in automotive, welding, manufacturing, fabrication, engineering, construction careers and cabinetry.

 Position Available:  

Job Description/Duties:         
The Coach provides leadership and expertise regarding the rules, strategies, and techniques for the assigned activity, utilizing knowledge of the specific equipment and events, physical fitness and safety to prepare participants mentally and physically to compete at the highest level. Job responsibilities may include but not limited to:

  • Prepare successful practice and performance plans while encouraging student participation, establishing team rapport and motivating participants to achieve maximum potential.
  • Be an example of sportsmanship
  • Maintain equipment and inventory of all equipment including uniforms.
  • Supervise all areas of participation including but not limited to: gyms, fields, locker rooms, buses, etc.
  • Work collaboratively with staff, Activities Director, families, and community resources.
  • Maintains compliance with all rules and regulations of the MSHSL.
  • Complies with and supports all school district regulations and policies in addition to completion of mandatory training including but not limited to Blood Borne Pathogen and Mandatory Reporting.

Preferred Qualities:               
Previous participation and/or coaching experience in Volleyball is preferred.
According to the C17 wage classification scale
Start Date:                              
2023-2024 School Year

Application Deadline:            
Internal and external applications are accepted until the position is filled.
Application Procedure:           
To apply as an INTERNAL applicant:
1.            Go to the school website at
2.¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Click on the ‚ÄúDistrict‚ÄĚ box at the top of the page
3.            Click on the Employment tab on the right-hand side
4. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Under ‚ÄúInternal Applicants,‚ÄĚ click on¬†Submit an internal¬†application/transfer form
5.            Complete the page with your information, click next and submit.
To apply as an EXTERNAL applicant:
1.            Go to the school website at
2.¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Click on the ‚ÄúDistrict‚ÄĚ box at top of the page
3.            Click on the Employment tab on the right-hand side                                               
4.            Complete the pages with your information and submit.
¬† ¬† ¬†The school district shall require that applicants for school district positions, who receive an offer of employment, submit to a criminal history background check at the applicant’s expense.¬† All final offers of employment are contingent upon background check results.
    The employer reserves the right to make assignments of employees to particular buildings.  New Ulm IPublic Schools is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.