This position is housed in the athletic department and will report to the Head Football Coach and ultimately the Athletic Director or sport supervisor. It is the responsibility of the Assistant Football Coach to work closely with the Head Coach to design, organize, implement, facilitate, oversee and evaluate all facets of a Big Sky, NCAA Division I assigned sport program. Several components of this job include, recruiting, and public appearances.
- Bachelor’s Degree in a related field.
- Minimum of 1 year experience working in a collegiate football program as an assistant coach. Graduate Assistant (GA) experience would count towards one year of experience.
- Obtain First Aid/CPR/AED certification within the first 60 days of employment.
- Pass the NCAA Coaches Certification Test for off-campus recruiting within 30 days of employment and annually thereafter.
- Experience and knowledge of all applicable rules and regulations of the NCAA, the Big Sky Conference, and other established bodies that govern intercollegiate athletics and the University.
- Candidate must demonstrate interest, ability and/or experience promoting cultural competency, university accessibility and/or diversity.
- Master’s Degree in a related field.
- Two (2) years of collegiate coaching experience.
- Collegiate recruiting experience.
- No previous history of NCAA violations.
- Division I collegiate playing experience.