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Join Our Winning Team as a Varsity Basketball Coach!

Are you passionate about the game of basketball? Do you have a knack for inspiring young athletes to reach their full potential on and off the court? If so, Cato-Meridian Central School District wants you to be our next Varsity Basketball Coach! We are looking for both boys’ and girls’ coaches/program leaders.

About Us: At Cato-Meridian Central School District, we take pride in our commitment to excellence in both academics and athletics. Our basketball program has a history of success and we are looking for a dedicated coach to continue that tradition of achievement.

What We Offer:

  • Supportive administration and community
  • A talented and motivated group of student-athletes
  • Supportive administration and community

Responsibilities: As our Varsity Basketball Coach, you will:

  • Develop and implement a comprehensive basketball program that emphasizes skill development, teamwork, and sportsmanship.
  • Inspire and motivate student-athletes to excel on and off the court, fostering a positive and inclusive team culture.
  • Plan and lead engaging practice sessions, focusing on fundamental skills, strategy, and game preparation.
  • Manage game-day strategies, making critical decisions under pressure to secure victories.
  • Serve as a positive role model and mentor for our student-athletes, promoting good sportsmanship and character development.


  • Previous basketball coaching experience, preferably at the high school level.
  • A deep understanding of the game of basketball and a commitment to ongoing learning and improvement.
  • Strong communication and leadership skills.
  • The ability to work collaboratively with athletes, parents, and school staff.
  • New York State Coaching Certification

How to Apply: If you are ready to make a positive impact on the lives of our student-athletes and help lead our basketball program to new heights, we want to hear from you! Please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your coaching philosophy and experience to by Wednesday, October 18th.

Join the Cato-Meridian Central School District family and be a part of our winning tradition! Your passion for basketball and dedication to student-athlete success could be the missing piece to our championship puzzle. Apply today and help us continue to soar to new heights on the court and in life!

Cato-Meridian Central School District is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences. 🏆👏