Head Basketball Coach – University of the Ozarks – Full-time

School: University of the Ozarks
Position: Head Coach
Position Type: Full-time
Organization: NCAA
Level: Division III
Conference: ASC

Reporting to the Director of Athletics, the Head Men’s Basketball Coach responsibilities include, but are not limited to, organization, direction and administration as well as recruitment and retention of student-athletes at a NCAA Division III institution. This is a full-time, 12 month position with benefits. Salary is commensurate with experience.


  • Administrative and leadership skills required
  • Identify and recruit academically and athletically talented student-athletes for the program
  • Coach/Teach athletes and oversee day-to-day program responsibilities
  • Maintain a competitive and successful program
  • Comply with NCAA/ASC rules and regulations and support NCAA Division III/ASC Philosophy and Mission
  • Represent the University on and off the field in a positive fashion
  • Provide a positive experience to the student-athleteQUALIFICATIONS, KNOWLEDGE, AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
    • Strong administrative, organizational, management and communication skills with attention to detail
    • Playing experience and ability to teach the sport
    • Collegiate coaching/recruiting experience is preferred
Applicant Information:

Application procedure:

  • Send a letter of interest, résumé, and three to five professional references to Lisa Thomas.
  • E-Mail, with MS-Word or pdf attachments (for applications): [email protected]
  • Mail: University of the Ozarks, 415 N. College Ave., Clarksville, AR 72830Applications received by Monday April 3, 2017 will be assured of full consideration. Start date: May 1, 2017 or as soon as possible.


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