Ave Maria University is seeking applications for the position of Head Men’s Basketball Coach. This is a full time, 12 month position reporting to the Director of Athletics. The head coach will oversee the planning and administration of all aspects of the men’s basketball program and will provide leadership and oversight to the student-athletes, serving as a role model and positive image for the athletic program.
The head coach will be expected to oversee all areas of sport’s administration including, but not limited to, recruitment and retention of qualified student-athletes, training and skill development, scheduling, travel, budget management, fundraising, facility maintenance, and overall program management.
Candidates will be expected to adhere to all guidelines and regulations set forth by the Sun Conference, NAIA and Ave Maria University. A Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of two years basketball coaching experience are required.
Ave Maria University is dedicated to the formation of joyful, intentional disciples of Jesus Christ through Word and Sacrament, scholarship and service. Candidates must show a demonstrated knowledge of and strong commitment to the mission of the university and the teachings of the Catholic Church. The head coach is responsible for supporting the university in the formation of student-athletes in the intellectual and moral virtues of the Catholic faith.
Ave Maria University has an excellent benefit package to include medical, dental, vision, FSA, employer paid life, STD, LTD, employer retirement plan matching contribution, and paid vacation, personal time, and holidays.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and 3 references to Kimberly.King@avemaria.edu, and CC: HR@avemaria.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and will remain open until filled.
Ave Maria University does not discriminate in employment opportunities, practices or the terms and conditions of employment based on race, color, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.