Status Search: Application Material received by August 3, 2018 will receive primary consideration Saint Francis University, a Division I member of the Atlantic-10 Conference in Field Hockey, invites applications for the full time position of Assistant Coach, Field Hockey. The Assistant Coach is responsible to the Head Coach to assist with all aspects of the program including on field coaching, practice planning, travel planning, recruiting, academic monitoring, fundraising and scheduling. The successful candidate must have a commitment to and responsibility for adhering to all rules and regulations of Saint Francis University, the Atlantic 10 Conference and the NCAA. In addition, the candidate must understand and actively support the mission of the Department of Athletics and Saint Francis University.
Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred. Applicant should have college coaching experience and a working knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations
Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities. AA/EOE
About Saint Francis University
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.
Saint 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."