Description: Southern Arkansas University, a NCAA Division II member institution and member of the Great American Conference (GAC) is seeking applicants for the position of Assistant Football Coach (Defensive Backs). Candidates will be expected to be in full compliance of the University, NCAA and GAC regulations; and will be assigned a secondary responsibility in the Mulerider Activity Center.
Duties: Support the head coach in all phases of a highly competitive program including but not limited to: working directly with the Head Coach in formulating game plans and scouting opponents, implementation of the weekly game plan pertaining to defense; classroom setting film review of practices and games will be required of this position; willing to work tirelessly and cohesively with the entire coaching staff and the administration of the university; have a sincere interest in the development of the student-athlete; responsible for discipline and mentoring the players on defense.
Mulerider Activity Center include but not limited to: working 20 hours per week, working evening and late night hours, supervision of MAC Graduate Assistants and MAC Student Staff, supervision of check in processes, MAC user guidelines, and COVID-19 guidelines, supervision of MAC workout areas, group fitness classes, and basketball court, working with MAC reservation software Presence and have knowledge of excel, scheduling and maintaining MAC reservations and other duties as assigned
Qualifications: Bachelor degree required; demonstrate evidence of successful experience in coaching; record of success in collegiate and/or interscholastic coaching; knowledge of Hudl, Excel and Word are vital; effective communication, excellent written and oral communication skills with a strong attention to detail; interpersonal skills and commitment to total success of students. All SAU faculty and staff demonstrate a commitment to inclusion and diversity of the University community and excellence in interpersonal behaviors and effective collaboration with colleagues. Joining the SAU family requires a commitment to our culture of Continuous Quality Improvement.
Interested parties should send a letter of interest, resume, transcripts, and the contact information of five (5) references to HR@saumag.edu or the Office of Human Resources, Southern Arkansas University, 100 E. University, MSC 9288, Magnolia, AR 71753. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, reviews begin immediately. AA/EOE. Non-listed references may be contacted.