Assistant Coach - Football
Georgetown University - Washington, DC

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Duties And Responsibilities & Minimum Requirements:

Reporting to the Head Football Coach, the Assistant Football Coach recruits, retains, supervises, and coaches NCAA Division IFCS Football student-athletes, under the guidelines of Georgetown, the Patriot League Conference and NCAA. Carries out duties within the stated philosophy of Georgetown athletics and its educational mission. Follows all institutional, conference and NCAA rules and regulations to insure compliance. With general policy guidance from the Head Coach, the Assistant Coach will make decisions to successfully achieve department goals and objectives, and be accountable for the development of team policies and goals. The Assistant Coach will actively participate in practices and competitions, including, but not limited to, game preparation (including developing strategies and game plans), practice planning, skill and video sessions (including working individually with, advising, and critiquing student-athletes to develop and improve their skills), scouting opposing teams and players (including analyzing their strengths and weaknesses), scheduling, weight training and fitness programs. The Assistant Coach will evaluate prospective student-athletes, analyze and determine their abilities and whether they may succeed athletically and academically at Georgetown. Will recommend or determine which prospective student-athletes the team should focus its time and resources to recruit, and contact and recruit such prospects. Additional duties include the monitoring of student-athlete academic performance; conducting, advising, and counseling student-athletes regarding performance and conduct; identifying and addressing student-athlete welfare issues; and, representing the University in donor/alumni public relations and community programs. Requirements: * Bachelor’s degree required * Experience coaching at the NCAA Division I level in the sport of football * Knowledge and understanding of all aspects of the game of football * Knowledge of strength and conditioning programs and routines. * Knowledge of NCAA regulations and guidelines governing the recruitment, academic eligibility requirements, and retention of student-athletes. * Knowledge of athletics recruitment methods and techniques. * Ability to make administrative/procedural decisions and judgments. * Strong organizational skills. * Strong interpersonal skills that demonstrate an ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community. * Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. * Valid driver’s license with good driving record; must be insurable. * Proficient in computer use and relevant Microsoft applications. * Background check completed as a condition of employment with Georgetown University.

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Founded in 1789 by John Carroll, the nation's first Catholic bishop, Georgetown University is the oldest Catholic university in the US....