Edinboro University is accepting online only applications for a Head Football coach. The coach has the ultimate responsible for the management/direction of all aspects of a competitive Football Program within the framework of the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC), NCAA, the CBA, and/or the rules and regulations of the University and any other athletic conference in which the University is a member.
Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Plan/Manage all competitions and practices of the program, including in-season and out-of-season player development.
Recruit qualified student athletes.
Promote the academic success of the student athletes.
Advise student athletes of the University’s athletic policies and all other appropriate requirements of PSAC and NCAA and any other athletic conference in which the University is a member.
Help implement the Edinboro University Athletic Drug Education, Screening and Counseling Program for intercollegiate athletes including being a member of the drug screening team.
Manage the budget for the program, including organizing and planning travel arrangements.
Participate in fund-raising events, activities and the promotion of good public relations.
Evaluate all assistant coaches.
Responsible for the submission of both Head Coach’s and Assistant Coaches’ monthly work schedules to the Director of Athletics.
Other duties as assigned.
Application review will begin on December 6, 2019; however, applications will be accepted through December 20, 2019.
Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required, master’s preferred; coaching experience required, thorough knowledge of NCAA rules required; demonstrated excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills required.
Preferred Qualifications: Coaching experience at the collegiate level preferred. NCAA recruiting examination certification preferred; working knowledge of PSAC rules desirable.
Internal Number: 35011689
About Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
Founded in 1857 as a private training school for teachers, Edinboro University has become the northwestern Pennsylvania region’s largest and most comprehensive institution of higher education. Edinboro’s bright, hardworking students strive toward the future — a transformation that starts with an internal drive, builds alongside inspiring professors and peers, and grows into the confidence they need to push beyond their wildest expectations. They study in award-winning programs, lead student organizations, compete as Fighting Scots, and create their own paths to success within a friendly, supportive community.
Edinboro is a welcoming college town and summer lake resort in a region with access to incredible outdoor recreation in every season, numerous cultural opportunities and proximity to Erie, Pennsylvania’s fourth-largest city. Experience local art at the Erie Art Museum, spend an afternoon skiing at Mount Pleasant, head to the beach at Presque Isle State Park or watch the sunset beside scenic Edinboro Lake.
Edinboro is conveniently located less than two hours driving distance from Pittsburgh, Buffalo and Cleveland.