Head Football Performance Director

deadline 18 March 2019
employer Luther College
type Full-time

Luther College, a NCAA Division III institution located in Decorah, Iowa, seeks a Head Football Performance and Assistant Sports Performance Coach/Director of the Legends Fitness Center.

The coach will be responsible for: developing, organizing, and monitoring individualized strength training programs for members of the football team and assist with other intercollegiate athletic teams; organizing and managing individual and team strength data; providing instruction in proper lifting techniques and speed development; leading team strength and conditioning sessions; testing and evaluating physical performance and improvement; and collaborating with athletic training staff to facility injury rehabilitation. The Director of the Legends Fitness Center will create a safe and clean environment, develop facility policies and procedures, and assure equipment is purchased and maintained.

Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree required, Master’s Degree preferred in Exercise Science or related field; at least 1-3 years of relevant experience in strength and conditioning at the collegiate level; SCCC, C.S.C.S. or comparable certification; and experience with strength and conditioning software.

Luther College, a member of the American Rivers Conference and NCAA Division III, is committed to providing a positive and competitive athletic experience. Screening will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. This is a full time, 10-month position with benefits and employment starting immediately. Luther College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and persons of diverse ethnic backgrounds are especially encouraged to apply. See full posting and apply for this position and all current openings, please go to the employment website at