Search Status: Application material received by September 11, 2020 will receive primary consideration.
Saint Francis University invites applications for a full time Assistant Coach, Women’s Volleyball. The Assistant Coach is directly responsible to the Head Coach, Women’s Volleyball to assist with aspects of a Division I volleyball program. The Assistant Coach will assist with recruiting qualified student-athletes, operate within volleyball budget, schedule games with other intercollegiate teams, oversee conditioning and training programs, practices, and competitions, conduct on-campus clinics and summer camps. The successful candidate must have a commitment to and responsibility for adhering to all rules and regulations of Saint Francis University, the NEC, 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 is preferred. Intercollegiate volleyball playing and coaching experience preferred. Knowledge of scouting software (volleymetrics and datavolley), recruiting software (university athlete and jumpforward) preferred. Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal skills are essential. Knowledge and use of Microsoft Office Suite (Excel) and Google Suite’s is preferred.
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."