Human Resources

Offensive Assistant Football Coach (Full Time)

Alma College invites applications for a Offensive Assistant Football Coach. This position is responsible for assisting the Head Coach on the offensive side for the Football program.

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 demonstrating knowledge of applicable NCAA rules. Also serves as an Instructor for Exercise and Health Studies.

Applications Deadline – Open until Filled

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required and master’s degree preferred. Minimum of four 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. Excellent written and oral skills and organizational abilities; knowledge of computer applications, 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: February 1, 2014

Salary: Commensurate with Experience

Qualified candidates should submit a letter of application that addresses each of the skills required for the position, a résumé, and the names, addresses, phone numbers, and nature of relationship for four (4) professional references to: John Leister, Athletic Department, Alma College, 614 W. Superior St. Alma, MI 48801

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.

Story published on December 23, 2013