Savannah Country Day School is seeking an experienced, energetic and charismatic Basketball Coach and Physical Education teacher. Our Lower and Middle School PE program is a valued part of the overall education of every SCDS student and the right candidate will bring positive energy, enthusiasm and "a fresh set of eyes" to an established PE program. Our Varsity Boys Basketball team is coming off a 20+ win season and trip to the Elite 8 in the state tournament. We return a strong group of players from last years team while also developing and cultivating promising young talent in our MS basketball program. We have built a strong basketball foundation at SCDS and need the right candidate to help continue our basketball growth and development. The ability to coach at least one additional sport will be an important consideration in hiring for this position. All sports will be considered but the ability to assist in the football program will be considered a significant plus.
Minimum of a 4 year college degree. Demonstrated experience and success as a basketball coach at the HS level or above and experience playing collegiate basketball or beyond. An understanding and appreciation for the unique challenges that come with coaching at an elite, academically rigorous college preparatory school. PE teaching experience at either the LS or MS level and the ability and willingness to coach at least one additional sport.
About Savannah Country Day School
Savannah Country Day School is an Early Childhood–Grade 12 co-educational day school of about 900 students. The school is one of the strongest in the Southeast. Our students go on from SCDS to excel at colleges all over the country. Founded in 1955, the school sits on a beautiful 65-acre campus with numerous classroom buildings, several playing fields, three gymnasiums, and two state-of-the-art libraries. The campus culture is informal and relaxed, but expectations of students are high in all areas. Besides a strong academic program, the school has very strong programs in the fine arts, athletics, and service learning.