Position title
High School Basketball Coach

St. Cecilia Academy seeks a highly motivated and experienced High School Basketball Coach to join our team. The successful candidate will have a strong passion for basketball, possess excellent coaching skills, and be committed to developing young athletes.


  • Develop and implement a comprehensive basketball program that focuses on skill development, teamwork, and sportsmanship
  • Organize and lead practices, games, and tournaments
  • Provide individualized instruction and support to players to help them reach their full potential
  • Evaluate and promote the team for new players
  • Collaborate with other coaches and staff members to ensure the success of the entire athletic program
  • Maintain open communication with parents, school administration, and other stakeholders


  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Sports Science, Physical Education, or a related field
  • Extensive knowledge of the game of basketball and proven coaching experience
  • Strong leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to motivate and inspire young athletes
  • Knowledge of rules, regulations, and safety procedures related to high school sports
  • Meet state and local requirements for coaching positions including a background check

If you are passionate about the game and enjoy working with young athletes, we would love to hear from you. We are an equal-opportunity employer and welcome applicants from all backgrounds. Founded in 1860 by the Dominican Sisters, St. Cecilia Academy is the oldest school in the Nashville area. As the only private all-girls Catholic school in the city, the legacy of SCA is rooted in a vibrant Christ-centered environment and marked by academic rigor and a nurturing community spirit.

Job Location
Nashville, TN
Date posted
April 19, 2023

If you are interested in the coaching position, please contact the Director of Athletics, Robert Jemison jemisonr@stcecilia.edu or submit your resume and cover letter to Rae Lee Anglin anglinr@stcecilia.edu for consideration.

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