Head Men’s and Women’s XC/ Track & Field Coach


The person in this position has complete oversight responsibility for the planning and administration of all aspects of the men’s and women’s XC/ Track & Field programs. The head men’s and women’s XC/Track & Field coach should build a sense of community and enthusiasm around the men’s and women’s XC/ Track & Field programs 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 and women’s XC/Track & Field programs
  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. Adhere to the guidelines/regulations of the NAIA, The SUN Conference, and Thomas University
  9. Track the academic progress of players
  10. 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 month 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 requires:

*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 Rick Pearce at rpearce@thomasuniversity.edu your curriculum vita, three current letters of recommendation, and official transcripts to:

Rick Pearce – Athletic Director – rpearce@thomasu.edu

Thomas University 

1501 Millpond Road

Thomasville, GA 31792 

Thomas University

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1501 Millpond Road
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