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    Saint Francis University
    PO Box 600
    Loretto, PA 15940-0600

    Thank you for your interest in employment at Saint Francis University. Our community is our greatest strength, and the friendly atmosphere on campus tends to make employment here quite enjoyable.
    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.  As an employee, your safety & security is of primary importance.  For crime information and statistics, you may request an electronic copy of our Clery Report or view the SFU Clery Report online.
    We also offer a generous employee benefits package and many opportunities for professional advancement.

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  • Assistant Coach, Women's Volleyball

    Search Status: Application material received by June 3, 2016 will receive primary consideration.

    Saint Francis University invites applications for a full time Assistant Coach, Women's Volleyball. The Assistant Coach is directly responsible to the Head Coach, Women's Volleyball to assist with aspects of a Division I volleyball program. The Assistant Coach will assist with recruiting qualified student-athletes, operate within volleyball budget, schedule games with other intercollegiate teams, oversee conditioning and training programs, practices, and competitions, conduct on-campus clinics and summer camps.

    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. Master's degree is preferred. Intercollegiate volleyball playing and coaching experience preferred. Knowledge of scouting software preferred. Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal skills are essential.

    Apply online,then submit a letter of application, resume and names and addresses and phone numbers of three references to : positions@francis.edu

    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

    Assistant Coach, Men's & Women's Track & Field

    Search Status: Applications material received by May 31, 2016 will receive primary consideration.

    Saint Francis University, a Division I member of the Northeast Conference, invites applications for the full-time position of Assistant Coach, Men’s and Women’s Track and Field. The Assistant Coach, Men’s and Women’s Track and Field is responsible to the Head Coach, Men’s and Women’s Cross Country and Track and Field to assist with the organization and direction of a Division I program.

    Must have a commitment to and responsibility for adhering to all rules and regulations of Saint Francis University, the NEC, and the NCAA.

    Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred.  Intercollegiate competitive or coaching experience in the sport of Track and Field is required. Specific expertise in the sprinting, hurdling, and jumping events is required. Division I experience preferred. Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal skills are essential.  

    Complete an online application, then submit letter of application, resume, and names, addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu

    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


    Upward Bound Faculty


    The Upward Bound Program at Saint Francis University, Loretto, PA is seeking enthusiastic social studies instructor to teach a course on the September 11th attacks to motivated high school students in a small classroom setting during our 51st annual summer program.  In addition to having a Pennsylvania teaching certificate and Acts 33, 151, and 114 Clearances, the applicant should employ active hands-on learning and cooperative group methods of instruction and have the ability to work with heterogeneous groups.

    Interested individuals should forward a cover letter, resume and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three references to:

    Anne Heinzeroth, Director
    Upward Bound Program
    Saint Francis University
    P.O. Box 600
    Loretto, PA 15940-0600
    Phone: (814)472-3023
    email: upwardbound@francis.edu 

    Applications Accepted Until Position Is Filled

    A.A./E.O.E.

    Admissions Counselor

    Search Status: Application material received before June 17, 2016 will receive primary consideration.

    Saint Francis University invites applications for a full time Admissions Counselor.  The Admissions Counselor reports to the Director of Admissions, and serves as a territory manager for the recruitment of prospective students.  Additional duties include representing the University at on and off campus functions, application review, and assisting in other office activities related to the enrollment of students.

    A bachelor’s degree is required.  Candidate must have strong oral and written communications skills, ability to work both independently and as a part of a team. Must have the ability and desire to work closely with prospective Saint Francis University students and their families.  Extensive Overnight Travel and valid driver’s license are required.  

    Apply online, then submit letter of application, resume, and names and addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu.

    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


    Student Activities Coordinator

    Search Status: Application material received before May 27, 2016 will receive primary consideration.

    Saint Francis University invites applications for the full time position of Student Activities Coordinator in the Center for Student Engagement.  The Student Activities Coordinator is directly responsible to the Director of Student Engagement to contribute to the implementation of Saint Francis University’s student life program and will advise the University’s primary student activities programming organization and coordinate all campus social and recreational activities, events, and services.

    A bachelor degree required. 1-2 years proven success in student activities and leadership development preferred.  Must display potential for success within student development, campus and community relations, event management, and effective utilization of information technology, including database and spreadsheet management, online applications and software, and electronic/social media is desired.  Must possess superior written/oral communication skills and display collaborative leadership.  Must support the Catholic, Franciscan values and mission of the institution. 

    Apply online, then submit a letter of application, resume and names and addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu

    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

    Wastewater/Water Treatment Plant Operator

    Search Status: Applications material received by April 29, 2016 will receive primary consideration. Position is open until filled.

    Saint Francis University invites application for a 12 month full time position of Wastewater/Water Treatment Plant Operator in the Physical Plant Department. The Wastewater/Water Treatment Plant Operator is directly responsible to the Wastewater/Water Treatment Plant Supervisor for the maintenance and operation of the water system, sanitary sewer system and storm sewer system.

    Must be a high school graduate with a minimum of 5 years related experience in operating facilities of similar size and type. Valid PA driver's license required. Valid license for operation of Class AE-7, 8,9,10,11,12,13 and 14 Waterworks Facility from the PADEP and a valid license for operation of Class BE-1, 2, 3 and 4 Wastewater Treatment Facility from the PA DEP required. Successful completion of OSHA responsible person trench training preferred. Proficient interpersonal, organizational,technological and communication skills with the ability to operate standard equipment used in the operation of the plants preferred.Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and DEP wastewater/water software/spreadsheets preferred.

    Interested candidates should apply online, then submit a letter of application, resume and names and addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu.

    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

     

    Assistant Director, International Student Programs

    Search Status: Application material received by April 15, 2016 will receive primary consideration.

    Saint Francis University invites applications for a full time position in International Student Programs as an Assistant Director. The Assistant Director, ISP is responsible to the Director, ISP to support the day to day processes of the office,work with planning and performing international student orientations, communication with prospective students, and lead work on special projects. The Assistant Director will also work as an assessment specialist with the Coordinator of the Intensive English Program. The Assistant Director will travel internationally as assigned by the Director for international student recruitment initiatives. The Assistant Director will have a working knowledge of SEVIS requirements and work with the Director and other Designated School Officials to ensure SEVIS and immigration-related issues are reported and handled efficiently and in a timely manner. The Assistant Director will coordinate with the Director on special projects including the recruitment and retention of international students, orientation arrivals,campus-wide visibility efforts, and assume the role of supervisor in the absence of the Director.

    Bachelor's degree required, Master's degree preferred. At least four years of experience in international student programs. Experience and training in assessment for English as a Second Language required. Training in SEVIS and F-1 Code of Federal Regulations required. Experience with international admissions and retention preferred. Language (other than English) preferred.General knowledge of FERPA required.

    Complete an online application ,then submit letter of application, resume, and names, addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu

    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

    PT Instructional Design and Technology Specialist

    Search Status: Application material received by May 16, 2016 will receive primary consideration.

    Saint Francis University invites applications for a part time position of Instructional Design & Technology Specialist in the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL). The Instructional Design & Technology Specialist is responsible to the Director of CETL and serves as a member of the CETL Instructional Design & Technology Team. The Instructional Design & Technology Specialist collaborates with faculty content experts and instructional and information technology professionals to implement high-quality learning solutions across a broad range of academic programs and initiatives. This individual will design, develop, and evaluate learning materials,will create support materials, and will design and deliver training. This individual will play a key role in supporting course design for masters programs in the School of Business.

    Job requirements: Master's degree in instructional design,instructional technology, education, or closely related field with a minimum of one year experience in the field of instructional/educational technology, including designing,developing, and delivering higher education technology-based instructional projects and programs. Knowledge of educational processes and pedagogies and understanding of issues related to online teaching and learning, especially in higher education. Extensive knowledge of current and emerging instructional technologies.

    Interested candidates should apply online, then submit a letter of application, resume and names and addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu.

    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

    Instructional Design and Technology Specialist

    Search Status: Application Deadline is April 29, 2016

    Saint Francis University invites applications for a full time position of Instructional Design & Technology Specialist in the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL). The Instructional Design & Technology Specialist is responsible to the Director of CETL and serves as a member of the CETL Instructional Design & Technology Team. The Instructional Design & Technology Specialist collaborates with faculty content experts and instructional and information technology professionals to implement high-quality learning solutions across abroad range of academic programs and initiatives. This individual will design, develop, and evaluate learning materials,will create support materials, and will design and deliver training. This individual will initially play a key role in working with nursing faculty in designing courses for the new online Master of Nursing programs.

    Job requirements: Master's degree in instructional design,instructional technology, education, or closely related field with a minimum of one year experience in the field of instructional/educational technology, including designing,developing, and delivering higher education technology-based instructional projects and programs. Knowledge of educational processes and pedagogies and understanding of issues related to online teaching and learning, especially in higher education. Extensive knowledge of current and emerging instructional technologies.

    Interested candidates should apply online, then submit a letter of application, resume and names and addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu.

    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

    Programmer/Analyst

    Search Status: Application material received by May 27, 2016 will receive primary consideration.

    Saint Francis University invites applications for a Programmer/Analyst position in the department of Information Technology Services. The Programmer/Analyst reports directly to the Administrative Systems Manager and provides analysis and programming support for the University's administrative computing system, Jenzabar® CX , and applications with which it interfaces. The Programmer/Analyst supports all phases of the systems development life cycle from requirements development through maintenance.

    Bachelor's degree or equivalent in computer science or management information systems, or a bachelor's degree in mathematics or business administration with a concentration in computer programming, plus one to three years of directly related experience.

    Candidates who are proficient with Jenzabar® CX development,data management, and administration are preferred; experience with other Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems or relational databases will be considered. Successful candidates will have experience with, or working knowledge of: Application Programming Interface (API) development; use of Java®, C#, SQL, HTML, XML,PythonTM, Perl, or .NET; business process analysis; and requirements development.

    Experience interfacing with any of the following tools is highly desirable: Jenzabar Internet Campus Solution (JICS), OrgSync®,Blackboard®, Cognos®, CASHNet®, Perceptive Nolij Web, AtomicLearning®, JumpForward, OneCard ID System, PowerFAIDS®, and PowerFAIDS Net Partner.

    Interested candidates can apply online, then submit a letter of application, resume and names and addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu.

    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

    Nursing, Faculty

    Search Status: Open until filled.

    Saint Francis University invites applications from qualified candidates for a full-time faculty position to teach in the University's Department of Nursing MSN Program. Full time faculty responsibilities include teaching responsibilities as assigned,coordinates academic, regulatory and clinical requirements,prepares and maintains self-study and accreditation, submits initial proposal and reports for CCNE and PA State Board of Nursing, and working knowledge of admissions for the coordination of all incoming student applications.

    Requirements include a master's and doctorate degree in nursing from an accredited institution, or ability to to obtain a doctoral degree within 3 years of employment, Certification as FNP, 3 years nursing teaching experience in a MSN/FNP program; unencumbered RN license in PA or eligible to obtain license in PA. Applicant must also have experience in supervision of program evaluation,curriculum, accreditation maintenance, simulation lab coordination;implementation of standardized testing, and website maintenance. Applicant must have knowledge in progression standards in relation to program progression and admission of students (traditional and transfer). This position requires excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Faculty rank contingent upon qualifications and teaching experience.

    Qualified candidates should complete an online application,and email a letter of application, resume and references to: positions@francis.edu

    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.

    Assistant Director of Marketing Strategy

    Search Status: Application Material received by March 15, 2016 will receive primary consideration.

    Saint Francis University invites applications for a full-time Assistant Director of Marketing Strategy in the department of Marketing & Communications. The Assistant Director will work with the Director to create integrated marketing/recruitment strategies that align with the university's strategic enrollment and fundraising goals.

    Requires bachelor's degree or equivalent in marketing,advertising or related field with three to five years of experience in a marketing position of similar responsibilities. Higher education/non-profit marketing experience preferred. Typical duties include: developing and implementing a fiscally responsible annual advertising campaign plan to support enrollment goals,creating an SEO strategy for programmatic pillar marketing,providing support for non-marketing personnel with marketing-related job functions, and improving marketing metrics including refining tracking conversions through Google Analytics. Must be able to provide project leadership and build consensus in cross-unit working environment.

    Complete an online application,then submit letter of application, resume, and names, addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu

    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

    Assistant Professor, Physical Therapy

    Saint Francis University in Loretto, Pennsylvania invites applications for a newly created, full-time, 10 month faculty position in their entry-level Doctoral program. The Department of Physical Therapy is seeking a dynamic and dedicated individual interested in teaching in the program's progressive curriculum. Depending on the applicant's area of expertise,teaching may include, but is not limited to, oncology, wound care,amputee/prosthetics, geriatrics, or foundational sciences.

    The successful candidate will engage in research, which may be through the Human Performance Laboratory or Center for Rehabilitation in the DiSepio Institute for Rural Health and Wellness. Faculty will participate in service to the university, student advisement, and are encouraged to be involved in community outreach activities. Faculty clinical practice opportunities are available through the on-campus Center for Rehabilitation.

    The successful candidate should hold a doctoral degree in Physical Therapy. The candidate should hold, or be eligible for, licensure in Pennsylvania, with 3-5 years of clinical experience. Preferred qualifications include: a;physical therapist with a terminal doctoral degree (PhD, EdD,DSc, or equivalent) or who is completing a doctoral degree; 4 years of prior full-time teaching experience at the assistant professor rank; and active APTA membership.

    Apply online, and submit letter of application; resume; and names, addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu

    Primary consideration will be given to applications received before February 28, 2016. The position is open until filled.

    For more information related to this position, please contact Ms. Peg Calvert, Chair of the Search Committee. She may be reached at pcalvert@francis.edu.

    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

    Adjunct Faculty- English as a Second Language PT

    Search Status: Open until filled.

    Saint Francis University invites applications for the part time position of adjunct faculty in the Intensive English Program for Fall Session 2 starting October 21 and Spring Session 1 starting January 11 with the possibility of continuing in the spring and summer. Applications must be submitted at least two weeks before start of sessions.  

    Qualifications:
    ABA or BS and a certificate in TEFL/TESL OR 15 credits of coursework at Master's level (500+) in relevant areas (education, applied linguistics, language development, and English) are required or A master’s degree and experience in education involving reading specialist certification, ESL certification, or experience working with ESL students in the classroom.
    Must be a U.S. citizen
    Needs to have one year teaching experience in reading, writing, listening and/or speaking OR two years tutoring experience in the same areas
    Have excellent intercultural communication and interpersonal skills
    Demonstrable knowledge of non-U.S. cultures.
    Preferred Qualifications:
    A master's degree in TESOL, Applied Linguistics, or related field
    Experience working with diverse populations, including nonnative English speakers
    Experience teaching at the university level in academic preparation ESL classes, particularly in an intensive academic preparation (or EAP) program
    International teaching experience
    Knowledge of educational technology, specifically Blackboard.

    Responsibilities will include the following:
    Teaching 7 week intensive, academic-prep English language courses in writing, reading, speaking, and/or listening;
    Implementing set curriculum and assessments;
    Developing daily lesson plans;
    Marking and providing appropriate feedback on oral and written work;
    Implementing assignments, quizzes, tests, and handouts and keeping up with the grade book on Blackboard;
    Submitting midterm and final grades on or before their due dates;
    Devising, writing and producing new materials;
    Basic administration, such as keeping student registers and attendance records;
    Keeping students up to date about events and resources provided on campus;
    Checking emails and responding in a timely fashion;
    Assisting in the orientation and placement of students in the days before and after the sessions;
    Having two office hours a week for meeting with students;
    Spending up to 12 hours a week teaching and up to 12 hours a week preparing
    Candidates who have applied for positions in the Intensive English Program in the past must apply again. When applying, please make your availability clear.

    Apply online, then submit a letter of application, resume and names and addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu
     
    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity ofstudents, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities.AA/EOE

    Dining Services- PT

    Search Status: Accepting Applications

    Saint Francis University Dining Services is accepting applications for the 2014-2015 school year. Positions are 9 month, with summers and major holidays off. All positions are part-time for retail food operations as well as the dining hall. Shifts will vary and include some evening and weekend work. Positions include Prep cooks, Pizza cooks, Dishwashers and servers.

    Prep or pizza cooks positions require experience in the position.  Knowledge of food service activities, the ability to operate standard food service equipment, and proficient organizational, interpersonal and communication skills required.  High school graduate with training in food service operation required. Minimum of two years related experience preferred.  Also accepting high school applicants for entry level positions.

    Interested persons should apply online, submit letter of application, resume and names, addresses and phone numbers of three references: positions@francis.edu.

    You may also apply on campus, Monday through Friday, at 102 Raymond Hall from 8:30am to 4:00pm. AA/EOE.