Head Men’s Football Coach
As an innovation in veteran transition programming, Thomas University is seeking applicants for the position of Full Time Head Men’s Football Coach, this is an exempt position. Located in Thomasville, GA, the university is a member of the NAIA Sun Conference and located approximately 35 miles from Tallahassee, FL.
The Head Men’s Football Coach will report to the Athletic Director and is responsible for organization, administration, coaching and practice planning (skill development and strategy), fund raising, student-athlete recruitment and retention for the Football Team. As the football program includes a focus on transition services for military veterans, the Head Coach must also maintain robust working relationships with the departments of Clinical Mental Health and Rehabilitation Counseling, Career Services, and the Vice President for Military and Corporate Relations.
This is an inaugural position and requires engagement with a broad array of stakeholders. Applicants should possess strong communication skills, both oral and written, experience with and an excellent working knowledge of Football training techniques appropriate for intercollegiate student athletes. General knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and PC computers. Flexible schedule in order to work early morning hours, weekends and or nights is required. Successful candidates will hold an honorable discharge and/or have demonstrated experience working with veterans.
Master’s degree required.
- 3-4 years’ experience within a collegiate or high school football coaching setting.
- Experience as a Senior NCO or Commissioned Officer preferred.
Salary is commensurate with experience based on the Department scale.
The screening of applicants will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled. To apply, please submit, via email, a cover letter, resume and contact information for three references to: CLyons@thomasu.edu