Head Men’s Basketball Coach


The person in this position has complete oversight responsibility for the planning and administration of all aspects of the men’s basketball program. The head men’s basketball coach should build a sense of community and enthusiasm around the men’s basketball program by engaging the student body, alumni, parents and fans. 

Reports to: Athletic Director 


1. Recruitment and retention of qualified student –athletes, who can be successful academically, socially, and athletically at Thomas University 

2. Coaching/practice and planning/preparation for the men’s basketball program 

3. Organization and execution of overall player development 

4. Include but is not limited to program budget oversight, scheduling, travel, management, and athletic training/skill development 

5. Game day operations and logistics 

6. Fundraising 

7. Support the University’s commitment to academic excellence 

8. Assisting the Women’s Basketball Coach in game day operations/set-up as needed 

9. Adhere to the guidelines/regulations of the NAIA, The SUN Conference, and Thomas University 

10. Track the academic progress of players 

11. Other job duties as assigned by the Athletic Director 


• Bachelor’s degree required, Masters preferred 

• Minimum Required: Playing and or college coaching experience 

• Preferred: Three (3) years of college basketball experience in coaching and recruiting 

• Familiarity with Microsoft Office programs 

• Complete NAIA Champions of Character Character-Driven online course (must 

be completed within 60 days of employment) 

Skills, Abilities, and Professional Demeanor: 

· Able to be supportive of the mission, vision and values of the men’s basketball program as it relates to the University 

· Competence in oral and written communication skills 

· Strong interpersonal skills 

· Able to demonstrate teamwork and team building skills 

· Able to demonstrate priority setting and organizational skills 

Terms of Employment: 

Full benefits, letter of employment, Full-Time, 12 months 

Exempt position, 40 hours/week, hours will vary with season 

Salary is commensurate with experience based on the department scale 

Work Conditions: 

The work environment described here are representative of those 

an employee may encounter while performing the essential functions of this job: 

– Work is performed inside 

– Moderate to loud noise levels 

– Work requires: varying degrees of gymnasium game day and practice preparation 

– Travel for games and recruiting 

*Reasonable accommodations may be made upon request regarding the work environment and physical demands to enable individuals needing assistance to perform the essential functions. 

**Please complete the online application and email Bob Bohman at bbohman@thomasu.edu your curriculum vita, three current letters of recommendation, and official transcripts to: 

Bob Bohman – VP for Student Life – bbohman@thomasu.edu 

Thomas University 

1501 Millpond Road 

Thomasville, GA 31792 

Phone: 229-226-1621 ext. 1136 

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