The Downigntown Heat AAU Basketball Club is growing and we want you to join us! We are adding coaches for 4th-11th Grade Boys and Girls teams. Fill the form out below to schedule an interview. Qualified candidates will have a high level of knowledge of the game of basketball, excellent communication skills, and willingness to coach the Downingtown Heat philosophy. College playing experience is highly recommended but not mandatory.


**NOTE: In order to coach for the 2022 Spring Season, all interviews, clearances etc. must be completed by no later than October 15th, 2021. 



  • Must be able to attend Tryouts

  • Must be able to coach practices two (2) times per week March through May

  • Must be able to coach at tournament games on average three to four per month (3 to 6 games over the course of both days, Saturday-Sunday)

  • Create practice and game plans; provide appropriate feedback for development

  • Communicate regularly with Club Manager and Board by meeting all deadlines as assigned and providing information as requested

  • Must complete and maintain necessary clearances prior to tryouts. No clearances, no coaching.


  • Played Competitive Basketball

  • Coached Competitive Basketball – AAU Preferred

  • Worked with youth athletes; ability to teach techniques at an age appropriate level

  • Excellent Communication skills

  • Strong Organizational & Time Management skills

Selection Process:

  • Submit your interest in coaching by filling in the form the below.

  • The Downingtown Heat AAU Board will meet to review candidates qualifications.

  • Interviews may be requested from applicants

  • Final Selections communicated in email

  • Please note that all applicants are not guaranteed a coaching slot. We appreciate your interest in the program!

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