University of Arkansas at Monticello Athletic Department Assistant Football Coach/Defensive Back Coach
The University of Arkansas at Monticello (www.uamont.edu) is seeking applicants for Assistant Football Coach/Defensive Back Coach. This is a full-time, non-tenure appointment beginning immediately. The University of Arkansas at Monticello is a member of the University of Arkansas System and is a multipurpose institution offering quality educational opportunities in the form of master’s, baccalaureate, and associate degrees. The University competes in NCAA Division II, and the Great American Conference.
Responsibilities: The responsibilities include assisting the head football coach in assignments relating to the football program, recruiting qualified student-athletes; developing and coordinating an academic program for all student-athletes; and other duties as assigned by the head football coach.
Qualifications: Coaches of football must have a background of teaching and competitive coaching experience. A master's degree is preferred. The successful candidate must also have recruiting experience, knowledge of NCAA rules, commitment to the academic success of student-athletes, and the ability to organize and motivate student-athletes to maximum performance level. The successful candidate should possess the ability to work, communicate, and develop rapport with the students, faculty, administration, alumni, community groups, and media.
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience including excellent fringe benefits.
Application Process: Send a letter of application as well as a completed Employment Application (http://uam-web2.uamont.edu/pdfs/FinAdmin/EmploymentApplication.pdf ), complete résumé, and names, addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses of at least three professional references (off-list references may be checked) to: Mr. Hud Jackson/Head Football Coach, P.O. Box 3499 UAM, Monticello, AR 71656. Telephone 870/460-1058, Fax 870/460-1458. Review of applicant data will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. UAM is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer and is subject to FOI requests.
UAM, one of the eleven campuses of the University of Arkansas System, is located in southeastern Arkansas in the beautiful timberlands, rich in outdoor recreation activities, and approximately 100 miles south of Little Rock. UAM is a comprehensive, residential, and commuter undergraduate institution also offering selected master’s degree programs.