hIRING / EVALUATING COACHES
Hiring can be one of the most important things an AD does. Coaches actually fulfill (or not) the mission of the school and the athletic department. Good coaches make sports fun and educational for student athletes. They also elevate the entire program and are part of your legacy.
Here are important things to consider when hiring coaches:
Now that you have your coaching staff, the education of coaches is just as important. Evaluations can provide necessary feedback for coaches for the continual education and improvement in their craft. It can also be a challenge to have some of those difficult conversations with your coaches as a result of the evaluation.
Some things to consider when evaluating coaches: