Assistant Esports Coach

Michigan, United States
Salary Not Specified
Jun 08, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time

Assistant Esports Coach

Under the direction of the Head Esports Coach, the Assistant Esports Coach will assist with recruiting, administrative responsibilities and coaching. For more details on Northwood University’s award winning Esports program, please visit .

Northwood University has an institutional philosophy which emphasizes free enterprise in a context of limited government and individual responsibility. The ideal candidate will have a strong attraction to the mission and core values of Northwood University. Applicants are encouraged to familiarize themselves with the University’s outcomes at .

Key Responsibilities :

· Identify and recruit prospective students to the Varsity Esports team

· Retain current students on the Varsity Esports team

· Assist the Head Coach in ensuring the Varsity Esports team Recruits a minimum of 15 new students each year

· Adhere to all NACE recruiting rules and practices

· Create and maintain monthly practice and event schedules for each Varsity Team assigned to the Assistant Coach

· Attend seminars and keynote speaking events representing Northwood University as needed

· Monitor and perform regular check-ins with students below a 3.0 GPA on the team

· Operate a minimum of 5 on campus tournaments for Northwood Students per Year

· Operate weekly practices with Varsity teams assigned to the assistant by the Head Coach

· Perform 1 on 1 VOD sessions with players upon request

· Develop a practice routine for teams assigned by the Head Coach


· Have a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited University

· 1-2 years Esports coaching experience

· Knowledge of Esports equipment including computers and broadcasting technology

· Travel and recruiting at high schools around the Midwest (acceptable driving record required)

· Available to work some nights and weekends each semester


Competitive benefits package available including health, dental, vision and life insurance; retirement benefits; generous leave plan; flex spending plan; and tuition benefits for employee and family.