Juniata College invites applications for a full-time, twelve-month position of Head Football Coach. Juniata is a co-educational, liberal arts college, highly regarded for its academic and athletic excellence. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the organization and administration of all aspects of a successful NCAA Division III football program. Juniata football competes as a member of the highly regarded Centennial Conference, which is committed to conducting intercollegiate athletics programs in a way that recognizes, as paramount, the centrality of the academic mission at each member institution.
Juniata College believes in and embraces the liberal arts and as such, we encourage and seek mutual benefit through diversity of thought and approach which enriches our academic community, as well as the lives of our students and colleagues. Juniata College is committed to creating a welcoming community supported by relationships based on collaboration and mutual respect. We endeavor to create an inclusive learning environment where members with different perspectives and backgrounds can learn, contribute, and thrive. Please join us…
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. It is the policy of Juniata College to conduct background checks. A valid driver’s license is required.
To apply for this position, please visit: https://juniata.peopleadmin.com/postings/720
Bachelor’s Degree required; Master’s Degree preferred. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of five (5) years of full time coaching experience at the Division III level or higher, the demonstrated ability to recruit highly successful student-athletes, and an understanding of the Division III philosophy and its role at a private liberal arts institution. Appropriate collateral responsibilities may be assigned.
Internal Number: 720
About Juniata College
Founded in 1876, Juniata is an independent, co-educational college of liberal arts and sciences that draws students from more than 35 U.S. states and dozens of nations in Africa, Asia, Europe, Oceania and South America. Juniata is among the nation’s top private colleges due to its educational quality, commitment to access, and distinctive environment. Its spirit shows in traditions including Mountain Day, Storming of the Arch, Lobsterfest, and the Liberal Arts Symposium.
Students use the College’s Program of Emphasis (POE) system to work with two faculty advisers to shape their education. More flexible than a major, the POE empowers Juniata students to pursue varied interests and talents. One third of Juniata students author individualized POEs.
Juniata is one of 40 colleges featured in Loren Pope’s book, Colleges That Change Lives and earns accolades annually from The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Washington Post, Money magazine, and U.S. News & World Report, which places Juniata on its list of the top 100 national liberal arts colleges.
Located in the rugged and scenic mountains of central Pennsylvania, Juniata’s 110-acre main campus is enhanced by the nearby 315-acre ...Baker-Henry Nature Preserve and Baker Peace Chapel. In addition, a 365-acre environmental studies Field Station on nearby Raystown Lake provides one of the nation’s most distinctive opportunities in environmental science.
Juniata sits along the Juniata River in the county seat of Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, home to a growing community of artists, small-business entrepreneurs, the Allegrippis Mountain Biking Trails, and Raystown Lake.