Search Status: Application material received by March 18, 2019 will receive primary consideration.
Saint Francis University invites applications for a full-time, 12-month position of Head Coach, Women’s Basketball. The Head Coach is responsible to the Director of Athletics or designee for recruitment, program development, budget management, supervision of assistant coaches, public relations, and compliance with institutional, Northeast Conference and NCAA rules and regulations.
Saint Francis University is a member of the NCAA Division I competing in the Northeast Conference. The 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. Previous intercollegiate coaching experience preferred. Ability to recruit quality student athletes required. Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal skills are essential.
Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourage applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities.
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."