In an effort to be more efficient and earth friendly the Jonathan Alder Local School District will only accept applications sent to the district via e-mail! You may send our application, your resume, and letter of interest via e-mail to The applications will be posted to a shared folder for all applicable adminstrators to reference immediately upon receipt. To make it easier to distinguish candidates and locate them please format your subject line in the following way: Last Name, First Name - Coaching Area.

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Links of Interest

American Red Cross

Find the coaching required CPR, Sports Safety, and other courses offered by the local Red Cross chapters of Franklin, Madison, Fayette, and Pickaway Counties. 

Webcheck - Background Checks
Ohio BCI & Federal FBI background checks by appointment M-F 8am - 4pm (614-873-8685) at our high school for $30 for one of $55 for both. This link will take you to a listing of all authorized webcheck providers.  

Pupil Activity Supervisor Validation
Find out the requirements to obtain Pupil Activity Supervisor Validation (required of all coaches)
Grant Sports Medicine/ODE Pupil Provider Class Look-up
Classes are offered by grant to satisfy coaching requirements.

Online First Aid for Coaches Class offered by OHSAA

Fundamentals of Coaching is required to be taken 1 time by all coaches and is offered by OHSAA

Concussion Training  a free course required to be taken by all coaches