Search Status: Applications deadline is Sept 14, 2018. Saint Francis University, a Division I member of the Northeast Conference, invites applications for the positions of Graduate Assistant – Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach. The Graduate Assistant-Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach is directly responsible to the Head Strength & Conditioning Coach and assists with all aspects of implementation of strength and conditioning programs for the 23 Division I programs and Spirit Groups.
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. Certification by the NSCA (CSCS) or the CSCCa (SCCC). First Aid, CPR, and AED Certification through any of the accredited institutions is required. Strong verbal and written communications skills. Must be accepted into full-time graduate studies program at Saint Francis University. Compensation includes graduate school tuition plus stipend.
Applicants should complete online application at https://francis.edu/employment, then email letter of application, resume, and references to: email@example.com
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 Univeristy
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."