The University of Minnesota Morris Cougars compete in the NCAA Division III and Upper Midwest Athletic Conference with 19 sports for men and women. Cougar Athletics offers a competitive intercollegiate athletics experience advancing the UMN Morris commitment to academic excellence, diversity, service, and community; fostering the core values of integrity, respect, unity, commitment, and excellence; and furthering students’ success in athletics, learning, and life. One in five UMN Morris students is a varsity athlete.
Position Description: The Assistant Coach / Associate Head Coach - Offensive Coordinator is responsible for supporting all aspects of building a competitive NCAA Division III football program that advances the mission of intercollegiate athletics and the University. The assistant/associate coach assists the head coach in student recruitment and retention; coaches student athletes and fosters their skill development; assists in coaching plans and implementation at practices and competitions; provides for students’ safety, health and wellbeing; complies with NCAA, UMAC and university policies; provides sound fiscal management; assists in equipment oversight, scheduling, travel planning, and summer camps; assists in off-season programs and athlete development; and assists in program communication and fundraising efforts with the Head Coach. The assistant/associate coach will work with the head football coach to build a shared vision, work collaboratively with the Office of Admissions, build and retain a diverse and talented team, foster good sportsmanship and a climate of respect, and provide an environment that supports students in achieving their athletic, academic and life goals. This is a full time 10-month annually renewable coaching appointment. Job title and competitive salary are negotiable with experience and a record of success. The position carries excellent fringe benefits.
The University of Minnesota Morris Intercollegiate Athletics seeks an Assistant/Associate Head Coach - Offensive Coordinator - Football. This is a full time 10-month annually renewable coaching appointment. Job title and competitive salary are negotiable with experience and a record of success. The position carries excellent fringe benefits.
The qualifications are as follows:
Essential knowledge, skills and abilities: A Bachelor’s degree and participation at the collegiate level is required. A Master's degree and coaching experience are preferred. The position requires excellent organization, oral/written communication skills, and the demonstrated ability to work effectively with students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds to build diverse, inclusive, successful teams. The successful candidate will demonstrate an appreciation for NCAA DIII, be self-directed and motivated, have success in recruiting and retaining student athletes, work with integrity, and bring skills and abilities needed to help advance the program.
Internal Number: 335644
About University of Minnesota, Morris
The University of Minnesota, Morris (UMM) provides a rigorous undergraduate liberal arts education, preparing its students to be global citizens who value and pursue intellectual growth, civic engagement, intercultural competence, and environmental stewardship.As a public land-grant institution, UMM is a center for education, culture, and research for the region, nation, and world. UMM is committed to outstanding teaching, dynamic learning, innovative faculty and student scholarship and creative activity, and public outreach. Our residential academic setting fosters collaboration, diversity, and a deep sense of community.