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Assistant Football Coach
Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Posted Jun. 26, 2020
Title Assistant Football Coach
University Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Worcester, MA, United States
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Coach
  • Athletics and Recreation Services

Assistant Football Coach



Worcester Polytechnic Institute - WPI

Assist head coach in providing leadership and direction for all aspects of the varsity football program to compete in accordance with the NCAA Division III philosophy. Teach physical education courses and manage a departmental administrative responsibility.


  • Assist the head football coach in the leadership and direction of the program; organize practice sessions, participate in the preparation of student-athletes for competition and provide positive guidance to students off the field.
  • Recruit prospective student-athletes committed to academic and athletic excellence.
  • Establish and maintain a positive public relations image for the program, the department and WPI.
  • Serve as a role model for players both on and off the field.
  • Develop good rapport and/or working relationship with students, department members, faculty and alumni.
  • Adhere to WPI departmental, NCAA and university policies.
  • Teach PE courses as assigned.
  • Be responsible for a departmental administrative responsibility as assigned.
  • Other duties as assigned.

  • Bachelor's Degree required; master's degree preferred.
  • 1-3 years exceptional collegiate coaching and playing experience at the collegiate level.
  • Demonstrated ability in administration, leadership, recruitment.
  • CPR certificate, first aid certificate and valid driver's license required.

United States of America (Exempt)

WPI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability. We are seeking individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences who will contribute to a culture of creativity and collaboration, inclusion, problem solving and change making.

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About WPI

WPI is a vibrant, active, and diverse community of extraordinary students, world-renowned faculty, and state of the art research facilities. At WPI, we have competitive and comprehensive benefits, including health insurance, long-term care, retirement, tuition assistance, flexible spending accounts, work-life balance and much more.

Diversity & Inclusion at WPI

WPI is committed to creating an inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued and respected; a place where every student, faculty and staff member can be themselves, so that they can study, live, and work comfortably, to reach their full potential, and make meaningful contributions in order to meet departmental and institutional goals. WPI thrives on innovative practice and welcomes diverse perspectives, insight, and people from diverse lived experiences, to enhance the community environment and propel the institution to the next level in a competitive, global marketplace.


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