Head Women’s Basketball Coach

The person in this position has complete oversight responsibility for the planning and administration of all aspects of the women’s basketball program. The head women’s basketball coach should build a sense of community and enthusiasm around the women’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 women’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 Men’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


Skills, Abilities, and Professional Demeanor:

Terms of Employment:

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

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

Interested candidates must complete the online employment application and email Rick Pearce at rpearce@thomasu.edu your resume and cover letter, three current letters of recommendation. Official transcripts should be sent to:

Rick Pearce – Athletic Director – rpearce@thomasu.edu
Thomas University
1501 Millpond Road
Thomasville, GA 31792 

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