Assistant Football Coach

Updated: 8 months ago
Location: Ames, IOWA
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: The position may have been removed or expired!

Position Information:

Position Title:
Assistant Football Coach

Job Group:

Required Minimum Quals:

Preferred Qualifications:

Job Description:

Summary of Duties and Responsibilities:

The Iowa State University Athletics Department is accepting applications for an Assistant Football Coach to assist the Head Coach with all phases of the NCAA Division I FBS program including planning practice sessions and competitive coaching situations; identifying and successfully recruiting academically qualified and athletically talented student-athletes; effectively teaching, mentoring and coaching to develop well-rounded student-athletes; analyzing scouting reports and pre-competition evaluations of opponents; and ensuring academic progress and graduation. The Assistant Coach will also perform administrative duties as assigned, with a commitment to adhering to University, Big 12 Conference and NCAA policies, procedures, and regulations. Will contribute to and enhance a competitive athletic experience. Will establish and maintain an environment conducive to the welfare and academic success of the student-athletes. Will establish and maintain effective interactions with the students, colleagues, university community, alumni, media and the public.

This position requires a high level of football knowledge, an excellent work ethic along with strong motivational, teaching/coaching and communication skills. Candidates are expected to be committed to multiculturalism and working with a diverse student body. Requires the ability to travel extensively including overnight stays for recruiting and competitions.

Must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. on an on-going basis without sponsorship.

Required Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree.
Experience coaching or competing in football at a highly competitive level (post high school).

Preferred Qualifications:

Successful collegiate and/or professional football experience.

Coaching experience at the NCAA Division I Football Bowl Subdivision level.

Proven ability to recruit and coach highly skilled student-athletes.

Knowledge and expertise working with a specialty area/position, based on current need.

Appointment Type:
Regular with Term Appointment (Fixed Term)

Number of Months Employed Per Year:
12 Month Work Period

Time Type:
Full time

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Pay Grade:

Application Instructions:

To apply for this position, please click on “Apply” and complete the Employment Application. Please be prepared to enter or attach the following:

1) Resume

2) Cover Letter

3) Contact Information for Three References

If you have questions regarding this application process, please email or call 515-294-4800 or Toll Free: 1-877-477-7485.

Original Posting Date:
January 3, 2020

Posting Close Time:

This posting will close at 12:00 AM on the date listed below. The posting will no longer be available to apply to after 11:59 PM the day prior.

Posting Close Date:
January 10, 2020

Job Requisition Number:

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