Assistant Football Coach
The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina is accepting applications for an Assistant Men’s Football Coach for a Division I program, adhering to all NCAA, SoCon and institutional rules and regulations. This position is devoted full-time to the duties of Assistant Men’s Football in coaching, teaching and imparting knowledge and the preparation to impart knowledge such as; practice planning, tactical and game strategizing; support, encouragement and mentorship of student-athletes; monitor and advise in regards to the academic excellence of student-athletes; impart Football game and skill knowledge to student-athletes in both individual and team training sessions; collaboration with strength and conditioning coaches on development of training plans for student-athletes; communicate and collaborate with sports medicine staff to ensure the health and safety of the student-athletes.
Must be able to exhibit competency with all decision making and administrative reporting in accordance with running the Men’s Football Program including ordering of supplies, financial reporting responsibilities, travel and official scheduling, reporting to the SoCon, camp and clinic paperwork, recruitment reports, knowledge of and compliance with all NCAA, SoCon and Institutional rules and regulations; completion of compliance reports. Will supervise and manage the daily activities of managers and trainers; provide mentorship and guidance; teach sport related skills and tactical decision making; provide evaluation and performance improvement plans when required. Responsible for recruiting student-athletes that possess the athletic, academic and leadership values consistent with The Citadel. Will fundraise for their program and represent their sport program in the local community by engaging themselves and their team in community service.
A Bachelor’s Degree is required. Must be highly organized and have strong leadership and communication skills. The Citadel demands a thorough knowledge and adherence to institutional, Southern Conference and NCAA rules. Previous experience as a player and coach and a thorough knowledge of the skills required to teach Collegiate Football are required. Division I playing and coaching experience. Able to meet the physical demands of coaching Football. Must be able to work outside in variable weather conditions, be on your feet for long periods of time and be able to travel when required. Ability to work weekends, nights and early mornings is required. Ability to perform drills in both an individual and team setting are required. Must be able to meet the physical demands of coaching Football. Must be able to work outside in variable weather conditions, be on your feet for long periods of time and be able to travel when required. Ability to work weekends, nights and early mornings is required. Ability to perform drills in both an individual and team setting are required.
The Citadel is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate against any individual, or group of individuals, on the basis of age, color, race, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, pregnancy, national origin, genetic information or veteran's status in its employment practices.
The Citadel has a culturally diverse faculty and staff committed to working in a multicultural environment. We encourage applications from minorities, females, individuals with disabilities and veterans.