Defensive Backs

Cullowhee, Jackson County
Jan 03, 2014
Working Title: Defensive Backs

Posting Information: Assist the Head Football Coach with the administration of the football program in compliance with NCAA and Southern Conference rules and regulations and the procedures of Western Carolina University. Coaching duties include: coordinate and organize all facets of the recruitment of quality student-athletes; establish and maintain a database of potential recruits that best fit Western Carolina University; organize all appropriate home visits, phone calls, school visits and on-campus recruiting; establish and devise a plan for potential recruiting regions and designate certified staff for those regions; prepare off-campus correspondence. Oversee all aspects of defensive backs play and player development. Work with Defensive Coordinator in organizing practice, game planning and game day adjustments.

Minimum Training & Experience Requirements: Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution required. Collegiate coaching experience and demonstrated knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations required.

Preferred Qualifications: Master's degree preferred. Degree must be from an accredited institution.

Special Instructions to Applicants: To be considered, you must apply online. Review of applications will begin immediately and continues until the position is filled. Attach a cover letter, current resume, transcripts and a list of references (including complete contact information) are required to complete the application. For questions or additional information, please contact Football Department at (828) 227-7395. Western Carolina University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer that conducts background checks. Proper documentation of identity and employability are required at the time of employment. All new employees are required to provide official transcripts within 30 days of employment.

Western Carolina University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.