2024 CHEER COACH APPLICATION                
Please submit by February 12, 2024
Sign in to Google to save your progress. Learn more
Email *
Address, City, State, Zip *
What is your full name? *
Cell Phone *
Desired 2024 Coach Position *
Please Select Level: *
**NOTE: Depending on how many athletes sign up will determine how many squads we will have.  We may have to combine 2 or more grades to make a squad which will affect how many head/asst. coaches will be needed.
List the Name and Grade Level of each child that you will be registering under the 2024 Vikings Cheer Program. *
Have you ever coached for a Vikings Cheer team before? If yes, please provide a list of individuals you coached with before:   *
Describe your past coaching/playing experience: *
List any Coaching Courses/Clinics attended and training certifications received (Please include dates): *
Do you have a valid certification for CPR and/or First Aid? *
Required
Why do you want to Coach for the Vikings? *
What is your philosophy on coaching youth sports? *
What are your 3 strengths that would make you a successful coach? *
What do you think your weaknesses would be as a coach? How will you address them this season?   *
If you coached in a previous season did your weaknesses impact your team, staff, and/or parents? If so, how did you address them with your team, staff, and/or parents?   *
What commitments and expectations will you establish as a coach? How will you communicate them to your team and staff?   *
How do you plan on keeping parents up to speed with what is expected for their cheerleader and with the team? *
If a parent communicates to you that their cheerleader is not happy/coach doesn’t like her/etc., how would you respond to both parent and cheerleader? *
How will you plan on addressing tardiness and absenteeism from cheerleaders and staff?  This can include cheerleaders that want to do other activities and/or parents that don’t want to make the effort to get their cheerleaders to practice/games/competitions. *
How will you build team bonding and team morale? *
Head Coach - How will you utilize your assistant coaches/ teen coaches?  Asst. Coach - How will you utilize your staff members/ teen coaches? *
What is the one thing you hope your team learns/gains this year?   *
Have you ever been arrested for and/or convicted of a felony or misdemeanor, other than a traffic offense? If yes, please explain: *
ALL COACHES MUST PASS A SUCCESSFUL BACKGROUND CHECK.  THE VIKINGS WILL SUPPLY WHO WILL BE CONDUCTING THE BACKGROUND CHECKS; HOWEVER, IT IS THE RESPONSIBILTY OF EACH COACH TO PAY FOR THEIR OWN BACKGROUND CHECK.  THIS COST WILL NOT EXCEED $25. *
No guarantee is expressed or implied by this application that an applicant will be offered a coaching position with the Viking Youth Football & Cheerleading Association.  When an offer is made every attempt is made to place an application in the level or squad requested.  Returning coaches are not guaranteed positions.  All offers are contingent on the recipient passing a criminal background check. All decisions of the Coaches Committee are final. *
If coaching position is approved, your commitment as a coach will be required throughout the entire 2024 cheer season.  Note, your cheer season begins upon application approval through the end of season banquet (Nov 2024/Dec 2024). *
If coaching position is approved, you will be required to attend: Vikings Cheer Coaches Clinics, ICA Summer Camp (if applicable), Vikings Skills Camp, and Vikings & ICA Monthly Board Meetings. In addition, we EXPECT for all Coaches to be active participants in all Viking events and happenings throughout the 2024 cheer season. *
By submitting this application the applicant acknowledges he/she has read and understands the Coaches Standards of Conduct, the Viking Youth Football & Cheerleading By-Laws, and all other conditions of this application. *
Any Questions regarding the Coaches Application please contact:   Enedelia Harter - Player Personnel Director, Cheer at ppdc@vikingyouthfootball.org *
A copy of your responses will be emailed to the address you provided.
Submit
Clear form
Never submit passwords through Google Forms.
reCAPTCHA
This content is neither created nor endorsed by Google. Report Abuse - Terms of Service - Privacy Policy