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Job ID: 119665

Assistant Football Coach
The University of St. Thomas

Date Posted Feb. 13, 2019
Title Assistant Football Coach
University The University of St. Thomas
St. Paul, MN, United States
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Coach
  • Athletics and Recreation Services

Assistant Football Coach


The University of St. Thomas invites qualified candidates to apply for an Assistant Football Coach position within the Athletics Department.

Inspired by Catholic intellectual tradition, the University of St. Thomas educates students to be morally responsible leaders who think critically, act wisely, and work skillfully to advance the common good. A successful candidate will possess a commitment to the ideals of this mission statement.


The University of St. Thomas offers a competitive and comprehensive benefits program, which includes:

Up to 100% tuition remission for employees, spouses, and dependents upon eligibility
A generous Employer retirement contribution of 9.4% of annual salary upon eligibility
Medical, dental, and vision options
Employer-paid disability, life, and AD&D benefits


This position is responsible for, but not limited to: Special Teams Coordinator, Assistant Football Coach, and Assistant Recruiting Coordinator. Recruiting & travel including the oversight of all special teams responsibilities, schemes and personal placement, offense or defense position coaching, web-based recruiting database, local priority recruiting area, working closely with prospective student athletes through the admissions process, organizing recruiting visit weekends in both winter and summer, placement of assistant coaches on all special teams, role in career development program within the organization, allocation of recruitment resources and attending recruiting camps. Individual recruiting emphasis on upper Midwest, Minnesota, Wisconsin and Chicago. Primary coaching responsibilities are either offense or defense skill positions. Specific emphasis on daily administrative duties as assigned by head coach.


Recruitment of student-athletes, including travel
Teaching individual skill development and technique
Organize, administer and demonstrate aspects of team practice
Assist in practice and game strategy
Daily administrative duties for all aspects of the program
Other duties as assigned by head coach

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field
Three years of relevant sports/coaching experience to include experience playing and/or coaching and recruiting at the collegiate level.

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s degree
Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations


On the University of St. Thomas Jobs page, follow the instructions to complete an online application which includes uploading a resume and copy/pasting a job specific cover letter.

In light of its commitment to create and maintain a safe learning and working environment, employment with the University of St. Thomas requires consent and successful completion of a background screening.

The University of St. Thomas, Minnesota Human Resources Department advertises the official job listing on its website at

The University of St. Thomas is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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