Search Status: Application Material received by August 4, 2017 will receive primary consideration.
Saint Francis University seeks candidates for a Strength and Conditioning, Head Coach. The Strength and Conditioning, Head Coach reports to the Assistant Director of Athletics for Facilities and Operations and is responsible for designing and implementing strength and conditioning programs for the university’s 23 Division I programs including cheerleading, as well as scheduling and maintaining training areas, and coordinating education programs for coaches and staff.
Candidates must have a commitment to and responsibility for adhering to all the rules and regulations of Saint Francis University, the Northeast Conference, and the NCAA.
Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred. CSCS certification required. Must possess the knowledge and ability to design and implement strength and conditioning programs at the Division I level. Excellent communication skills, computer skills, and related experience in athletics required.
Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disability.
Saint Francis University, founded in 1847, is a small Masters comprehensive, Catholic University sponsored by the Franciscan Friars. Saint Francis University's scenic 600-acre campus is located about sixty-five miles east of Pittsburgh in the Laurel Highlands region of central Pennsylvania, and provides an excellent learning environment for over 2,100 undergraduate and graduate students.
Sain...t Francis is an NCAA Division I (FCS) member of the Northeast Conference with additional conference membership with the Atlantic 10 Conference (field hockey), Collegiate Water Polo Association(women's water polo) and The Eastern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association (men's volleyball). Saint Francis sponsors 23 Division I programs (14 women's and 9 men's) in addition to marching band, pep band, dance team and cheerleading.
Following the Franciscan tradition, Saint Francis University's Mission Statement is "A Mind for Excellence, A Spirit for Peace and Justice, and A Heart for Service."