​Assistant Football Coach - Department of Athletics - Georgetown University

Updated: 6 days ago
Job Type: FullTime

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Assistant Football Coach - Department of Athletics - Georgetown University

Reporting to the Head Football Coach, the Assistant Coach recruits, retains, supervises, and coaches NCAA Division I student-athletes, under the guidelines of Georgetown, the Patriot League and NCAA. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Manages all recruitment activities for the Football program
  • Carries out duties within the stated philosophy of Georgetown athletics and its educational mission
  • Follows all institutional, conference and NCAA rules and regulations to insure compliance.
  • With general policy guidance from the Head Coach, makes decisions to successfully achieve department goals and objectives, and is accountable for the development of team policies and goals
  • Actively participates in practices and competitions, including but not limited to game preparation (including developing strategies and game plans), practice planning, skill and video sessions (including working individually with, advising, and critiquing student-athletes to develop and improve their skills), scouting opposing teams and players (including analyzing their strengths and weaknesses), scheduling, and administering weight training and fitness programs
  • Evaluate prospective student-athletes, analyze and determine their abilities and whether they may succeed athletically and academically at Georgetown
  • Recommend or determine which prospective student-athletes the team should focus its time and resources to recruit, and contact and recruit such prospects
  • Carries out additional duties - such as monitoring of student-athlete academic performance; conducting, advising, and counseling student-athletes regarding performance and conduct; identifying and addressing student-athlete welfare issues; and representing the University in donor/alumni public relations and community programs

Work Interactions and Work Mode Designation

The Assistant Football Coach reports to the Head Football Coach. The Head Coach reports to the Director of Athletics or designee.

There are approximately 50 positions (full-time, part-time and volunteer) titled Assistant Coach who support all intercollegiate programs. There are eight full-time Assistant Coaches for Football.

This position has been designated as On-Campus. Please note that work mode designations are regularly reviewed in order to meet the evolving needs of the University. Such review may necessitate a change to a position’s mode of work designation. Complete details about Georgetown University’s mode of work designations for staff and AAP positions can be found on the Department of Human Resources website: https://hr.georgetown.edu/mode-of-workdesignation .

Requirements and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 1 to 3 years of experience directly related to duties and responsibilities specified, preferably at college or university [note: consideration will be given to an equivalent combination of education and experience]
  • Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations
  • Knowledge and understanding of all aspects of the game of football
  • Knowledge of NCAA regulations and guidelines governing the recruitment, academic eligibility requirements, and retention of student-athletes
  • Knowledge of athletics recruitment methods and techniques
  • Ability to create a database for all prospects
  • Ability to make administrative/procedural decisions and judgments
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills that demonstrate an ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
  • Ability to foster a cooperative work environment
  • General knowledge of budget preparation and fiscal management
  • Valid driver’s license with good driving record and insurability
  • Proficient in computer use and relevant Microsoft applications
  • Willingness and availability to work weekends and evenings

Preferred Qualification

Current First Aid/CPR certification

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EEO Statement:

Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer  fully dedicated to achieving a diverse faculty and staff.  All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, and sexual orientation), disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law .

Benefits:

Georgetown University offers a comprehensive and competitive benefit package that includes medical, dental, vision, disability and life insurance, retirement savings, tuition assistance, work-life balance benefits, employee discounts and an array of voluntary insurance options. You can learn more about benefits and eligibility on the Department of Human Resources website .



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