St. Ambrose University – Head Esports Coach Position
St. Ambrose University invites applications for the position of Head Varsity Esports Coach, a full-time, 12-month position. Responsibilities include all aspects of organizing, administering, and developing a nationally recognized varsity Esports program to commence fall 2018. Other duties within the Athletic Department will be assigned according to qualifications/experience. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s preferred; successful collegiate gaming and coaching experience preferred. Demonstrated success in scouting, talent assessment and recruitment of qualified student-athletes; monitoring of academic progress of team members, knowledge of and commitment to compliance with National Association of Collegiate Esports (NACE) rules, fund-raising and promotion of the Esports program within the community. Candidates must be committed to a philosophy that emphasizes the health, welfare and academic success of student-athletes, as well as the importance of good sportsmanship. St. Ambrose is an independent, comprehensive, and Catholic diocesan university firmly grounded in the liberal arts. Position open until filled. Please apply online at http://www.sau.edu/employment and upload a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references.