Northern State is accepting applications for a full time assistant football coach, serving as the defensive coordinator. Primary duties include coaching the defensive secondary and overseeing the entire defense. Position will include, but not limited to: conducting daily defensive secondary meetings, planning and coordinating individual and defensive group practice drills, identifying and diagraming opponents' plays, overseeing the academic progress of the defensive secondary, and scripting and formulating practice plans. Position will have a full time recruiting area. Experience in recruiting on and off campus is preferred and will be a major part of the position.
Bachelor's degree required, Master's degree preferred. Minimum of three years playing and/or coaching defense is required.
Additional Salary Information: Benefits: NSU offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package including paid medical and life insurance for the employee (excellent group rates for dependent coverage), as well as dental and vision coverage for the spouse and dependents; retirement plans; paid holidays; and generous vacation and sick day allowances.
About Northern State University
Northern State University (NSU) is located in Aberdeen, South Dakota, a vibrant community in northeastern S.D. The city has a population of approximately 26,000 people and is a retail hub for the region. The University enjoys a positive and strong relationship with the city and region. NSU is a premier residential institution characterized by outstanding instruction, extraordinary community relations, and unparalleled extracurricular opportunities. Since 2007 NSU has been continuously named by US News and World Report as one of the best undergraduate institutions in the Midwest. NSU is fully accredited by the NCATE, NASM, NIBS and HLC. NSU offers a broad-based athletics program, sponsoring 15 NCAA Division II intercollegiate varsity sports that compete in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC). For more information about NSU and its programs visit: http://www.northern.edu.