Assistant Football Coach--Offensive
Position Summary: The applicant’s primary responsibility will be to assist the Head Coach on the offensive side for the football program with the possibility of coordinating, including but not limited to: coaching, recruiting qualified student-athletes, fund raising, camps, developing practice schedules, building community support for the program, monitoring academic progress of student-athletes, and being knowledgeable of applicable NCAA rules. Also serves as an Instructor for Exercise and Health Studies classes. This is a full-time position.
Bachelor’s degree required and Master’s degree preferred. Minimum of 4 years of coaching experience at the collegiate level required or demonstrated successful head coaching experience on the high school level as well as the educational background and expertise to teach college-level courses. Candidates must have the ability to manage multiple tasks. Requires excellent written and oral skills, knowledge of computer applications, organizational abilities, event planning and camps, fund raising, financial management and recruiting ability and demonstrated commitment or experience working with diverse populations. Must be able to work weekends/evenings and travel.
Starting Date: As soon as possible
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Qualified applicants are required to submit a submit a letter of application addressing each of the skills required for the position, a current résumé, and the names, addresses, phone numbers and nature of relationship of four (4) professional references by mail to: John Leister, Athletic Department, Alma College, 614 W. Superior St. Alma, MI, 48801; by fax (989) 463-7018; or by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Application deadline is Friday, Jan. 27, 2012.
Alma College is a selective, baccalaureate liberal arts college committed to academic excellence and development of responsible leaders. Alma’s undergraduates thrive on challenging academic programs in a supportive, small-college environment emphasizing active, collaborative learning and close student-faculty interaction. Alma is a private Phi Beta Kappa institution located in the center of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula.
Alma College is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty, staff and student body.
Posted: Tue, January 24th, 2012 at 3:33PM