Assistant Football Coach

Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College
Baltimore, MD
United States
Job Description

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Job Posting Title:

Assistant Football Coach


Position Type:

Professional / Unclassified



LSUAM Athletics - Ops - NCAA Football (Brian Kelly (00073714))


Work Location:

0204 Football Operations Building


Pay Grade:

Athletic Coach


Job Description:

The Assistant Football Coach assists with all aspects of the football program to include: coaching during competitions and practices, recruitment of student-athletes, academics, and NCAA compliance.  

80% Inherent in coaching are these primary missions and responsibilities: Recruiting, as assigned by the Head Coach (contact prospects and their families, contact high school and junior college coaches; scout high school games and practices in search for talent; view film of prospects, etc.) On-the-field coaching and assigning in the game preparation of the team, as assigned by the head coach. c. Be concerned and involved with the day-to-day welfare of the student-athletes and their conduct outside the playing arena. Be concerned and involved with the academic progress of student-athletes and his attaining his undergraduate degree. 

15% Game plan opponents as assigned by the Head Coach (in person and/or by film analysis, depending on NCAA and conference regulations). 

5% Participate in public relations activities by representing the Department of Athletics at alumni meetings, civic clubs, high school banquets, etc. Other duties as assigned.  

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree with two years experience coaching football at the collegiate or professional level. Knowledge and commitment to NCAA rules and regulations.

Special or Physical Qualifications:

Ability to work extended days and weekends.  Travel is required.


Additional Job Description:

Special Instructions:

Assistant Football Coach


Posting Date:

March 30, 2023


Closing Date (Open Until Filled if No Date Specified):


Additional Position Information:

Background Check - An offer of employment is contingent on a satisfactory pre-employment background check.

Benefits - LSU offers outstanding benefits to eligible employees and their dependents including health, life, dental, and vision insurance; flexible spending accounts; retirement options; various leave options; paid holidays; wellness benefits; tuition exemption for qualified positions; training and development opportunities; employee discounts; and more!

Remote Work - Positions approved to work remotely outside the State of Louisiana shall be employed through Louisiana State University’s partner, nextSource Workforce Solutions, for Employer of Record Services including but not limited to employment, benefits, payroll, and tax compliance. Positions employed through Employer of Record Services will be offered benefits and retirement as applicable through their provider and will not be eligible for State of Louisiana benefits and retirement.


Essential Position (Y/N):


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