Tuesday July 7, 2015
SMU: Former UAB special teams coordinator Daric Riley (2014 Special Teams Coordinator of the Year Finalist) has officially joined the SMU staff working with special teams, per source.
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Clark-Atlanta (D-II – GA): Clark-Atlanta has named Alabama State defensive coordinator Kevin Ramsey their interim head coach.
Florida A&M (FCS): Florida A & M, in Tallahassee, invites applicants to apply for a ten month academic year contract graduate assistant coaching position working with the defensive secondary. Duties will include advanced knowledge of DV sport and hudl video systems. Must have advanced computer skills. Excel, word and power point. Appointment date: August 1st 2015. Bachelor’s degree required and 3.0 GPA and GRE score. Degree programs offered: Sports Management, Social Work, Applied Social Work, Counselor Education and Computer Information Systems. Looking for someone that likes working with student athletes in all aspects of college life and has future aspirations to go into coaching. Must have demonstrated ability to work with student athletes in a diverse environment and have the ability to multitask and have great organizational skills. Stipend and living arrangements are available. Send resume to email@example.com.
Stanford: After more than 50 years in college and pro football, Stanford’s director of player development, Ron Lynn has retired. Ron spent 20 years coaching in the NFL on the defensive side of the ball. He last coached in 2009 as Stanford’s defensive coordinator before assuming his off-field role in 2010. Stanford has already shuffled the duties of the staff and made a couple of internal promotions to fill the vacancy.
Georgia: Director of player development John Eason is retiring after this season, according to Marc Weiszer. Prior to his administrative role, Eason coached the UGA receivers and served as associate head coach. Eason also served as the DFO for the Bulldogs for a season, and has previous coaching stops with the receivers at Florida State, and as offensive coordinator at South Carolina.
Oklahoma Panhandle State (D-II): Oklahoma Panhandle State is looking for a student assistant position on the defensive side of the ball working with the secondary. This will be a great opportunity to get some hands on coaching experience. Applicant must need to complete undergrad. Position will come with small stipend, scholarship, and assist with housing. Interested applicants should send cover letter and resume to defensive coordinator Jesse Thompson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Iowa Wesleyan (D-III): Iowa Wesleyan College is accepting applications for a part-time assistant coach. This position will begin in August 2015 and run through November 2015. Responsibilities include but are not limited to assisting the IWC Head Coach with planning the coaching and practice and game plans, recruitment and retention of quality student athletes, coaching of special teams and individual positions, film evaluation, video breakdown and HUDL experience a plus, completion of scouting reports, conduct position meetings and attend team and coaching staff meetings. All applicants must have a valid driver’s license and be able to drive team vans. A Bachelor’s degree with coaching experience at the collegiate level is preferred. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, coaching philosophy and three (3) professional references to email@example.com. No phone calls please. Applicants will be contacted if the search committee is in need of further information
Graceland (NAIA – IA): Graceland University has hired Barry Rave as their defensive coordinator. Rave previously coached at Missouri Valley (NAIA) as the defensive line coach / special teams coordinator.
Cortland State (D-III – NY): SUNY-Cortland invites applicants for a WR or TE coaching position. The review of applications will begin immediately and the position will be filled as quickly as possible. Playing experience at the collegiate level is desired. Responsibilities include coaching the position group, opponent scouting and video editing (Hudl), scouting reports (Visio), a recruiting territory, and other duties as assigned by the head coach and / or offensive coordinator. This position will pay $10k from August through May and does not include housing or meals. Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Western New England (D-III): Western New England seeks applicants for a GA coaching position. Coaching responsibilities are on the defensive side of the ball (LBs or DBs) duties will include coaching your own position, recruiting a geographic area and tasks determined by the head coach. The position pays $10,000 and graduate classes for 9 months starting on August 3rd. Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 in business related field is preferred. Collegiate playing experience required. To apply, send resume and reference list to email@example.com.
Oklahoma Panhandle State (D-II): Oklahoma Panhandle State University is looking for a running backs coach. The position is a 5 month contract from August 1st – December 31st paying $6,000 dollars over the length of the contract, housing and meal are not included. This an entry level position that comes with all the duties of a full time running backs coach. Minority candidates are encouraged to apply. Please contact Lucas Peters via email at firstname.lastname@example.org with cover letter resume and references. No phone calls.
Lawrence (D-III – WI): Per source, Pikeville (NAIA – KY) linebackers coach Chris Cunningham has been hired as the defensive line coach at Lawrence.
Pikeville (NAIA – KY): Pikeville is seeking applications for a linebacker coach. Job Responsibilities include: coaching the linebackers, managing study hall/player academics, working with special teams, managing a recruiting area, holding own position meetings, film exchange, assisting with day-to-day defensive preparation and any other areas assigned by the Head Coach or Defensive Coordinator. Requirements include a bachelor’s degree with college coaching experience preferred. Interested applicants should submit a completed University of Pikeville application, resume, three professional references, and a letter of interest by online submission via this link. Review of applications will begin immediately and the position will be filled as soon as possible. EOE.
Missouri Valley (NAIA): Missouri Valley College invites applications for full-time assistant coach and instructor. The successful candidate must possess a Master’s Degree and have previous experience in coaching defensive line. Experience with recruiting and strength program considered a plus. Interested applicants should email defensive coordinator Monty Roe at email@example.com. No phone calls please.
Oklahoma Panhandle State (D-II): Jay Davern, a former Texas HS head coach and former player at TCU, has been hired to coach the linebackers, per source.
Hiram (D-III – OH): Hiram College is seeking applicants for an unpaid intern position. This position will help coach the defensive backs. These are voluntary positions. There are no meals, housing or stipend offered in this intern position. The intern position gives an introductory opportunity for those that want to become college football coaches. It is a chance to gain experience working at the collegiate level. Must complete and pass background check. Those interested please send resume and references to head coach Randy Moore at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mesabi Range (JC – MN): Mesabi Range College has offensive & defensive positions available. All positions will be considered with current staff adjustments a possibility. Responsibilities include position coach, recruiting and other duties as assigned by the head coach. Pay ranging from $1200 to $3600 depending on qualifications. Intramural program or Weight/Fitness room duties may also be available. These openings include shared apartment (4 bdrm, 2 bath) with weekend duties. These positions exist to provide management of the operational aspects of Mesabi Range’s residence hall program. Background check and current driver’s license required. Start date is July 27 until December 15. Interested applicants should email cover letter, resume and references to email@example.com. No phone calls please.
Upper Iowa University (D-II): Upper Iowa is currently seeking applications for the position of assistant offensive coach (skill position). This is a full time opening with benefits. Send cover letter, resume, and references via email firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
Massachusetts Maritime Academy (D-III): MMA is looking to hire a combination football / baseball assistant for next season. Starting date will be August 1st 2015. This is an opportunity for those who want to become a college coach and gain experience working with both a college football & baseball program. Duties will include coaching a position group, film breakdown of opponents & self-scout, recruiting assignment, weight room duties, along with other duties as assigned by both head coaches. You will work with both programs throughout the year. Compensation for this position would be $1,000.00 per month, plus room & board on campus. All interested and qualified applicants email resume and references to Head Football Coach Jeremy Cameron email@example.com.
Hocking College (JC-OH): Hocking College, a two-year junior college located in southeast Ohio, currently has two volunteer coaching positions available. Preference will be given to coaches with defensive line and linebacker experience. A Bachelor’s degree and coaching/playing experience is preferred but not required. This will be a great learning experience for individuals who want to coach at the collegiate level. Local applicants are encouraged to apply. Contact Defensive Coordinator Michael Rife if interested at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monday July 6, 2015
Fayetteville State (D-II – NC): Inside linebackers coach/special teams coordinator David Bowser has been promoted to defensive coordinator.
NEWMAC (D-III): The Division III New England Men’s and Women’s Athletic Conference will begin sponsoring football in the fall of 2017. The league will consist of MIT, Springfield College, the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, Worchester Polytechnic Institute, Maine Maritime, Norwich and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy.
CoachComm: CoachComm is seeking to hire a Regional Sales Manager to cover the states of California, Oregon, Washington, Nevada and Idaho. Candidate will be responsible for selling of the CoachComm Headset product line as well as practice management and sound systems. Customer base includes D2, D3 NAIA, JUCO and High Schools. Ideal candidate will reside in the region and have coaching experience and or sales experience as well as recruiting background in these markets. This Job requires heavy travel of at least three (3) nights and Four (4) days on the road each week. Serious inquiries only. Submit resume to email@example.com.
Hanover College (D-III-IN): Hanover College has an immediate opening for a defensive intern football coach. This is a $6,000 stipend position and the candidate will be able to work part time / substitute teach in the off-season for additional funds. Does not include housing or meals. The candidate will be responsible for coaching their own position, recruiting their own territory, and breaking down film. The defensive position and additional responsibilities assigned will be determined based on the candidate’s experience. Collegiate playing/coaching experience is preferred. Send resume and references to defensive coordinator, Ben Cullen, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org (no phone calls please)
West Georgia (D-II): West Georgia has an opening for head equipment manager / grad assistant. This position is strictly an equipment position and has zero coaching responsibilities. Compensation: housing, tuition in a master’s program, and stipend. Details on the Operations page.
South Carolina State (FCS): Defensive coordinator Tommy Restivo is looking for a volunteer to work with the secondary. Housing is provided; but no meals or benefits or pay. Please email email@example.com. No phone calls please.
Wilmington College (DIII – OH): Wilmington College is looking for a part-time assistant defensive Line or secondary coach. This is a $3,000 stipend position for the season (August-November). Does not include housing or meals. Bachelor’s Degree and successful playing and coaching experience is required. Experience at the intercollegiate level as a coach is preferred. Candidates from Southwest Ohio encouraged to apply. Must complete and pass Background Check. Please send letter of application, resume, and references to head coach Stacey Hairston. Stacey_hairston@wilmington.edu (No Phone Calls Please)
Central Florida: George O’Leary has again touted Brent Key as his eventual successor.
Chadron State (D-II – NE): Chadron State is no longer accepting applications for the open assistant position. We thank you all for the tremendous response and will begin interviews soon.
Wisconsin-Stevens Point (D-III): The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point seeks applicants for a 10-month graduate student assistant football coaching position. Coaching responsibilities will be assigned by the head football coach–duties to include coaching and instruction, recruiting, scheduling, camps, clinics, and community involvement. Additionally, the successful candidate will play a key role in developing an alumni network for UWSP football in conjunction with the head coach and director of athletics. Appointment Date: August 10, 2015. Terms of Employment: 10 month academic year contract. Additional summer appointment opportunities available. Bachelor’s degree in Physical Education, Kinesiology, Exercise Science, Sports Management or related field required; collegiate playing experience preferred; the successful candidate must apply for admission to a UWSP graduate program. For additional information regarding the position, please call or email head coach Tom Journell at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Castleton State (D-III – VT): Castleton State is looking for a coaching intern to work on the defensive side of the ball. Position would include a $4,000 stipend, paid over four months, a meal plan for the Fall semester, and off campus employment for additional compensation. The position would start on August 3rd and continue to mid-November. Great opportunity for a young coach looking to break into the coaching profession and possibly become a graduate assistant at Castleton in the future. All interested parties should email their resumes to head coach Tony Volpone at email@example.com
Truman State (D-II – MO): Louie Ramirez has accepted the offensive grad assistant position at Truman State. Ramirez, who previously coached tight ends at Mesquite HS (AZ), will work with the running backs, per source.
APSA College (Post-Graduate Tucson, AZ): APSA has immediate openings for part-time assistant football coaches. Both offensive and defensive candidates are encouraged to apply. This is a $2,000 stipend position for the season ($500 a month for August-November. Does not include housing or meals). Needs: OL, OC, QB (this could be a co-head position for right person and higher stipend) We want coaches who are willing to coach any position needed. The candidates will be responsible for coaching their own positions. The position they will coach and additional responsibilities will be determined based on the candidates experience. Send cover letter, resume, and references to via email at firstname.lastname@example.org (no phone calls please). This is a great opportunity for former University of AZ Student athletes or local retired or current coaches in the Tucson, AZ-Southern AZ area.
Sunday July 5, 2015
John Carroll University (D-III – OH): John Carroll (Cleveland, OH), a Jesuit University and NCAA Division III member competing in the Ohio Athletic Conference, invites applicants for a full time Offensive Line coaching position. The review of applications will begin immediately and the position will be filled as quickly as possible. A successful candidate must possess knowledge and experience in coaching collegiate football. Playing experience at the collegiate level is desired. Responsibilities include coaching the offensive line position group, opponent scouting and video editing (Hudl), scouting reports (Visio), and other duties as assigned by the Head Coach and/or Offensive Coordinator. This candidate must demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively, and in a positive manner with student athletes, coaches and alumni. Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to email@example.com No phone calls please. John Carroll University is an AA/EEO) educator/employer.
Duke: Sam McGrath has joined the staff as a defensive grad assistant. McGrath spent the 2014 season as outside linebackers coach at Wagner College.
Utah State: Per source, Willamette University (D-III – OR) offensive coordinator Kelly Bills is joining the staff.
Saturday July 4, 2015
Happy Independence Day, everybody. Remember to shoot off a firework for us; it’s what the founding fathers would want.
Oberlin College (D-III – OH): Oberlin College is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Defensive Line Coach. Preference will be given to applicants with Defensive Line experience. Qualifications include Bachelors degree, 1-2 years coaching and/or relevant competitive experience; collegiate playing experience preferred. This is a full-time 12 month entry level position. Salary will range 12,000 – 15,000 commensurate with experience and qualifications, housing and meals are included. Interested candidates can email cover letter, resume, and references to Head Coach Jay Anderson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Case Western Reserve (D-III – OH): Case Western Reserve University has an immediate opening for a defensive intern. $10,000 Stipend. Defensive position coach and recruiting responsibilities. Looking to start Aug or sooner. If interested send Resume, cover letter and references to email@example.com.
Culver-Stockton College (NAIA – MO): Culver-Stockton College, a comprehensive private college located in Canton, MO seeks candidates for the position of a full-time defensive Assistant Football Coach. In accordance with all NAIA, Heart of America Athletic Conference and Culver-Stockton College policies and procedures, the position of Assistant Football Coach reports to the head football coach and this person will be responsible for assisting in all aspects of a competitive NAIA football program within the guidelines of the NAIA and assisting the head coach with other responsibilities as assigned. Candidates should possess 2 years of successful collegiate coaching or 10 years of high school coaching experience and the ability to recruit and motivate student-athletes. Individuals must have a strong commitment to academic success as well as compliance with NAIA, HAAC and institutional policies and procedures. Bachelor’s Degree required. Salary is commensurate with experience Culver-Stockton College also offers a competitive benefits package. Applicants for this position should submit a cover letter, resume, and list of 3 professional references to: Head football coach Jeff Duvendeck at firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
North Carolina Central (FCS): The school has announced Carl Funderburk as tight ends coach.
Central Connecticut (FCS): Ryan McCarthy has been named offensive coordinator. He spent the past 13 years on staff at Albany.
Augustana (D-II – SD): Augustana is no longer accepting applications for the defensive backs/special teams job. Thank you for your interest.
Findlay (D-II – OH): The University of Findlay (GLIAC) is in need of a linebackers coach. Full time position with benefits. If interested e-mail Jason Makrinos at email@example.com.
Stetson (FCS – FL): Stetson University is looking to fill one open game in 2016, either Sept. 3, 2016 or Sept. 17, 2016. In addition we are looking to fill one open game in 2017, either Sept. 2, 2017 or Sept. 9, 2017. Would prefer home game in 2016 and open to either in 2017. Contact Nolan Behrns at firstname.lastname@example.org if interested.