Assistant Football Coach

McKendree University, Lebanon, Illinois, is seeking a highly motivated individual to serve as a full-time assistant coach for the men’s football program.  McKendree University is a member of the NCAA and the Great Lakes Valley Conference.

The successful candidate will have a bachelor’s degree and coaching experience at either the high school, college, or professional level.   The successful candidate will be responsible for recruiting student athletes to participate at the NCAA Division II level, coaching a position on the field assigned by the Head Coach, and any other responsibilities given by the Head Coach.  The candidate will maintain compliance with all NCAA Division II guidelines and regulations. Travel required. 

McKendree University, Illinois’ first and finest, is a private university in Lebanon, IL, just 25 minutes from downtown St. Louis, home of the 11-time World Series champs (St. Louis Cardinals) and the 2019 Stanley Cup winner (St. Louis Blues). St. Louis also boasts a wonderful zoo, a first-rate botanical garden, a vibrant art scene (both performing and visual), and a plethora of top-notch restaurants. 

Interviews will begin immediately. Qualified candidates should send a letter of interest referencing job #AFC55 with a resume/CV and contact information for three professional references to the Director of Human Resources at           

McKendree is an ADA/EEO/Vet/Disabled employer committed to enhancing the cultural and gender diversity of the campus. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.