Assistant Football Coach
Job Location1460 University DriveWinchester, Virginia
Shenandoah University, a NCAA Division III institution and a member of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference is searching for qualified applicants for an Assistant Football Coach. This is a 10 month, benefited position located on our main campus in Winchester, VA.
The Assistant Football Coach will provide on-field coaching in football and administrative assistance for the overall football program. The Assistant will be responsible for assisting with all phases of the team, strong leadership in managing a successful college football program which will include: coaching, providing support for the head coach, scouting, recruiting, instructing, conditioning, arranging travel, managing budgets, tracking equipment, developing alumni contacts, game management and teaching. Distinguishing Characteristics
Shenandoah University is dedicated to excellence in undergraduate instruction with an emphasis on personal contact between students and members of the faculty, administration and staff. The Department of Athletics fully participates in the overall mission of the institution, which is to provide a professional education to our students building the foundation for a fulfilling and valuable life. Shenandoah offers twenty varsity sports and provides facilities that serve all aspects of athletic competition. Over one-third of the students at Shenandoah participate in varsity athletics.
Bachelor's degree required, Master's degree preferred. At least 2 years prior coaching with experience at the Division III level preferred.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Ability to coach and direct the Offense and Defense to a high level of success and to carry out assignments in a prompt and timely fashion.Skill in interpersonal communications sufficient to interact effectively with students, colleagues, faculty and staff.Ability to write effectively. Ability to travel to professional meetings and conferences as necessary.Ability to interact and communicate effectively and professionally with students, faculty, staff, administration, alumni, parents and community members.
The position will require evening, weekends and travel.How to Apply:
The complete application will include a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references. The review of applications will begin immediately and continue until a qualified candidate is selected.Shenandoah University is committed to enriching its educational experience and culture through the diversity of its faculty, administration, and staff. All candidates are strongly encouraged to include a statement in their cover letters addressing ways in which they may be able to contribute to that commitment.**Note: A pre-employment background check, fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or on a University approved medical or religious exemption, as well as a satisfactory driving record will be required as a condition of hire. Shenandoah University values the unique and diverse perspectives of individuals and communities locally and globally and seeks to foster mutual understanding in an inviting community where individuals are welcome and respected. The university does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran’s status or on any other basis protected under applicable law.
Salary TypeNot Applicable