Coach Intern for Football
As a living, learning and working community, Susquehanna University affirms its commitment to being an engaged, culturally inclusive campus. As we seek to embody the rich diversity of the human community, we commit ourselves to the full participation of persons who represent the breadth of human difference. The university encourages candidates from historically underrepresented groups to apply. Susquehanna University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Susquehanna University is a national liberal arts college committed to excellence in educating students for productive, creative and reflective lives of achievement, leadership and service in a diverse, dynamic and interdependent world. Its more than 2,200 undergraduates come from 35 states and 22 countries, and all students study away through Susquehannas unique Global Opportunities program. Susquehanna Universitys 325 acre campus, noted for its beauty, is located in Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania, 50 miles north of Harrisburg in the scenic Susquehanna River Valley, about a three hour drive from Philadelphia, Washington, D.C., and New York City. For more information, please visit https://www.susqu.edu.
The Football Coach Intern reports to the Head Coach and may have a second report relative to an assigned secondary duty. The primary tasks are to assist the Head Coach in all aspects of the program including: plan practices and game strategies; game day responsibilities; and recruiting qualified student-athletes in concert with the academic mission of the University. In addition, a secondary responsibility will be assigned that could include: game management, intramural and club sports, facilities management, or strength & conditioning. The position appointment is for one year, renewable up to a total of three years.
Assist the Head Coach in identifying and recruiting academically qualified student-athletes
Assist the Head Coach in both the off-campus and on-campus recruiting efforts
Assist the Head Coach in developing and conducting organized practices
Assist the Head Coach with game day responsibilities
Assist the Head Coach with fundraising opportunities
Assist the Head Coach in counseling student-athletes in a positive manner and serving as a positive role model to
all SU students on a daily basis
Adhere to all NCAA , conference and University rules and regulations
Develop positive rapport with athletics staff, as well as the entire SU community
Represent the university to various constituents in a professional manner
Perform other duties as assigned by the Head Coach
Perform the secondary duty as assigned
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities
Evidence of positive attitude and the ability to get along well with others required. Excellent speaking and writing skills necessary, as well as the ability to be a well-organized self-starter. Ability to use PC, windows platform, Hudl, general office equipment and equipment specific to the sport.
Bachelors Degree required. A valid drivers license is required.
Lifting, pulling, pushing: Exert up to 50 pounds for force occasionally, and/or up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Talking: Frequently convey detailed or important instructions and ideas accurately, loudly, or quickly.
Playing or coaching experience on a collegiate level preferred.
Special Instructions to the Applicant
Number of Months
Other Number of Months
Work Schedule/Hours per Week
Other - 38 hpw
Open Until Filled
Anticipated Start Date
coaching, sports, athletics, football, strength & conditioning, fundraising, leadership, microsoft word, recruiting, organization, writing, athletes, speaking, creativity, college