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6.14 Employment of Athletic Coaches Who Are Not Full-Time Employees of the School Board

6.14 Employment of Athletic Coaches Who Are Not Full-Time Employees of the School Board

Chapter 6.00: Personnel

6.14*

EMPLOYMENT OF ATHLETIC COACHES WHO ARE NOT FULL-TIME EMPLOYEES OF THE SCHOOL BOARD

POLICY

Persons who are not full-time employees of the School Board and who hold an athletic coaches certificate issued by the state of Florida, may be recommended by the Superintendent and appointed by the School Board, on a contract basis, to perform designated secondary school athletic coaching responsibilities, subject to the following conditions:

I. The principal has determined that the person being recommended is qualified and available to perform these responsibilities.

II. The contracted employment conforms to rules and regulations of the State Board of

Education and the bylaws of the Florida High School Activities Association.

III. An individual who is employed only as an athletic coach must hold a valid cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certificate issued by the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross and must have received training about the dangers of drug use including performance enhancing drugs.

IV. Payment for services shall be according to the approved District schedule of salary supplements for the services rendered.

V. The District shall attempt to ensure that community based coaches reflect the diversity of racial, ethnic, and gender groups that the School Board believes to be important to the educational experiences of students.

STATUTORY AUTHORITY: 1001.41, 1012.22, 1012.23, F.S.

LAWS IMPLEMENTED: 119.07,1001.43, 1012.22, 1012.24, 1012.27, 1012.31, 1012.33,

1012.36, 1012.55, 1012.56, F.S.

STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION RULES: 6A-4.0282

HISTORY: Adopted: 07/14/1998

Revision Date(s): 09/07/2006, 10/08/2013

Formerly: New

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