Open Coaching Positions

Apply online or send application to:

Via mail:
Oyster River High School
Attn: Andy Lathrop
55 Coe Drive
Durham, NH 03824

Andrew Lathrop

High School Athletic Director

Open Positions:

  • Varsity Girls Lacrosse Coach
  • Junior Varsity Girls Soccer Coach

NHIAA Coach Eligibility Requirements

(Required for varsity head coaches, recommended for assistant and volunteer coaches)

In order to be eligible to coach in a NHIAA member school the person must have (CM 5.2016):

A. A current certification in First Aid (May be combined with the CPR/AED course).

B. A current certification in CPR with AED Certification.

C. Completed a Coaching Principles Course approved by the Coaches Education Committee. Approved list is located on the NHIAA website at: 

D. Completed the NFHS Concussion in Sports Course (free of charge). This course MUST be taken prior to any coaching and current.

E. Completed the NFHS Heat Illness Course (free of charge). This course MUST be taken prior to any coaching and is a one and done course.

F. All first year head varsity coaches must attend a rules review within one year of hire. All head varsity coaches in their second year or beyond are required to complete the NHIAA yearly on-line rules update or attend a rules review in person given by their sports specific rules organization. In-person rules review schedule can be found at:

Note: New coaches have one (1) year from date of hire to complete (A, C and F). All other items above are required prior to coaching.

Approved required courses that have a fee will be reimbursed. Please submit the receipts to the athletics department for reimbursement. Submit certificates of completion to the athletics department for our records.