The Head football coach is a key position at Thiel College and reports to the Director of Athletics.
A proud member of NCAA Division III, the Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC), as well as affiliate membership in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC), the Thiel College Department of Athletics is dedicated to excellence and success in collegiate athletics, on the playing surfaces, as well as in the classroom. With roughly 65 percent of incoming classes participating in collegiate athletics, Thiel College is dedicated to the student-athlete experience and in preparing student-athletes to be well-prepared to succeed in their chosen fields and communities.
The College seeks a dynamic leader of its football program, who will work with administration, athletics leadership, students, faculty, staff and alumni across the College to develop and build the program. Recruiting, mentoring and maintaining a staff of superior coaches is paramount.
The qualified candidate will be responsible for the Thiel NCAA Division III football program and will be expected to abide by and uphold the regulations of the NCAA Division III and the Presidents’ Athletic Conference.
Key duties will include recruitment, retention, coaching, scheduling, team travel, budget management and supervision of assistant coaches, as well as monitoring student-athletes’ academic progress.
The successful candidate will have a strong commitment to academics and athletics success, with a demonstrated ability to identify, recruit, and retain student-athletes, a proven record of outstanding leadership, and strong organizational skills.
Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree preferred. Head coaching or coordinator experience in a successful NCAA program is highly desired.
Essential Job Functions
Thiel College is committed to attracting a culturally and professionally diverse faculty and staff who engage our students by providing a rich and fulfilling curricular and co-curricular experience. EOE
Application materials will be reviewed as received and accepted until the position is filled. Send a letter of interest, resume, transcripts and three (3) professional references to email@example.com (preferred method) or send correspondence directly to: Jennifer Clark, Director of Human Resources, Thiel College, 75 College Avenue, Greenville, PA 16125.