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Career Center
March 6, 2019

Lower School Athletics Coordinator

St Mark's Episcopal
Houston TX United States
2 yrs through 8th Grade
Position Starts: July 31, 2019
Application Deadline: May 20, 2019

St. Mark’s Episcopal School in Houston, Texas is seeking a creative, energetic and organized, team player to serve as the Lower School Athletics Coordinator.


The primary job of an athletics coordinator at St. Mark’s is to work with the Athletic Director to support student growth and skill development through intra and inter school athletics.


Other responsibilities will include: those duties associated with athletics within the lower school (i.e. helping to promote the growth of the athletic program for the lower school, coordinating athletic schedules for practices and events, supervision of school facilities during practices and competitions, attending coordinators meetings for athletic associations, supervising the registration and division of teams within sports, any and all other duties requested by the Athletic Director of the school). As a member of the faculty, the athletics coordinator is expected to support the mission and philosophy of the school. Experience guiding children between the ages of five and nine in a school setting along with an education degree is preferred.  The position begins on August 1, 2019.


About St. Mark’s Episcopal School

The community of St. Mark's Episcopal School celebrates the uniqueness of each child. We are stewards of our students' intellectual curiosity, faith, and passion for discovery. We cultivate joy, playfulness, and growth in a child-centered environment. Located in the West University Place neighborhood of Houston, St. Mark’s serves 490 students from two-year-olds through 8th grade. St. Mark's is an engaging community of learners where the school partners with its families in preparing each student for the path that lies ahead through a stimulating, whole-child school experience. Through offerings in athletics, performing and visual arts, technology, Spanish and a robust curriculum, St. Mark's prepares its graduates for the many high school options Houston offers, and successfully places its students in high schools that best fit each.


St. Mark's is an Episcopal school, and as part of the St. Mark's Episcopal Church parish, is known as a community environment and second home to over 350 families. The school is committed to its positive relationship with families, believing strongly in the power of a fully engaged dynamic between school and home. As a place where children are known, teachers understand what it means to meet children where they are, which plays a crucial role in fostering each child's spirit.

Contact Information

Interested candidates should email their résumé, cover letter, and references as one PDF directly to jobs@stmes.org. To learn more about St. Mark’s, visitwww.stmes.org.