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Athletic Director

  • Other
  • Midwest

Westside Christian Academy

23096 Center Ridge Road, Westlake, Ohio 44145

Position Description

Full-time, begins summer 2023

The Position: We seek a dynamic, education-minded athletic director / teacher to join our staff as we come alongside parents to raise their students to be all that God desires. The athletic director will lead our 5th-12th grade Christ-centered athletic program to its next level, teach part-time, function as a godly role-model, and support the mission and philosophy of the School. The AD will report to the principals and work in collaboration with the physical education department chair and director of operations.

• Uphold and promote the WCA Athletics Philosophy, Guidelines, and Expectations
• Develop our program according to our athletic plans and create vision for our bright future
• Oversee coaching needs for all sports including hiring, contracts/agreements, compensation, etc.
• Design and oversee Athletics communications to WCA community
• Oversee Athletics budget
• Coordinate all practice/game schedules with WCA facilities and event calendar
• Maintain Athletics records and documentation such as sports physicals, permissions, registration, etc.
• Assess/evaluate/inventory uniform, equipment, supply needs
• Represent WCA and attend necessary league meetings
• Oversee/delegate supervision for all home athletic event activities
• Teach 2 or 3 classes per day (likely, PE)

• A follower of Jesus Christ and personal agreement with our Statement of Faith and lifestyle agreement
• Detail oriented and organized with excellent communication skills
• A passion for athletics and the positive role coaches and team sports can play in a student’s life development
• Ability to coach, teach, and inspire
• Appropriate experience in athletics, education, and leadership
• A commitment to a healthy lifestyle
• Friendly, conscientious, and professional demeanor; teachable spirit
• A commitment to Christian education and developing a life-long biblical worldview
• A bachelor’s degree or higher, preferably in the field of athletics, physical education, or sports management


Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to
Jim Whiteman, Headmaster, at [email protected]

As a PreK – 12 Classical and Christian school in suburban Cleveland, WCA is committed to quality instruction through the lens of
a Biblical worldview in a nurturing environment. We use classical methodology that includes grammar, Latin, logic, rhetoric and
daily instruction from God’s Word. WCA is a family-oriented community, united by the bond of being Christ followers who desire our
children to grow in godly character with a zeal for learning. To learn more, explore our website at

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