Coaching Job Opportunity: Georgian College Men’s Basketball Head Coach

Calling all coaches in Ontario – there is a head coaching opportunity at Georgian College in Barrie to coach the varsity men’s Grizzlies basketball team.

The position will begin for the 2021-22 OCAA Basketball season, based on return to play protocols.

Deadline to apply is Friday, March 12, 2021.

Please see full job description and apply here


Reporting to the Manager, Athletics and Fitness Centre and working closely with the Intercollegiate Coordinator, the incumbent will be responsible for the organization, development and implementation of a post-secondary Men’s Basketball program. As well, the candidate must possess values consistent with the standards of Georgian College in developing academically sound student athletes while establishing a competitive Varsity Men’s Basketball program. Specific duties include, but are not limited to:

•    Planning, organizing, and administering a competitive Men’s Varsity Basketball program
•    Developing and implementing an annual training program that will maximize player and team development
•    Travelling with the team and providing supervision to student-athletes on all road trips
•    Identification and recruitment of quality student-athletes
•    Organizing and delivering a high school boys’ basketball tournaments and clinics in collaboration with the athletic staff
•    Supporting and promoting a positive learning environment to achieve the academic goals of our student athletes
•    Establishing positive relationships and effective communication with student athletes, peers, administrators and the basketball community
•    Complying with Georgian College, Ontario Colleges Athletic Association (OCAA), and the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) policy and procedures
•    Continuous development on latest basketball coaching techniques