Marymount University has five open graduate assistant positions open for the 2018-19 academic year in the sports of women's volleyball, men's volleyball, men's basketball, men's soccer, and men's and women's swimming.
The primary responsibilities of the graduate assistant is to assist the head coach in building and managing a dynamic team program where players demonstrate exceptional skills while fully committed to the mission and goals of the university and adhering to all Conference and NCAA rules and regulations.
Graduate assistants must attend classes to successfully complete a graduate program at Marymount University.
Duties will include assisting in the recruiting, scouting and practice planning, video and statistical analysis, game day coordination, organizational planning (travel, community service, study hall, etc.), player development and assist with roster management, organization of camps and clinics, and equipment care and maintenance.
Graduate Assistants will also: Follow Athletic Department Policy and Procedures. Provide positive leadership for student-athletes by example. Know and comply with all NCAA rules and regulations. Annually pass the NCAA Coach’s Certification Exam. Be CPR and First Aid certified. Perform additional duties as assigned.
You must be accepted into Marymount as a graduate student OR upon being offered the assistantship show proof of having been accepted into Marymount as a graduate student.
For current graduate students, graduate GPA must be at least 3.0. For entering graduate students, undergraduate GPA must be at least 3.0.
Prior playing and/or coaching experience with the sport you are applying toward
Valid driver’s license
Must be able to complete hours in both the gym/field at practice and competition and in the office to assist in office organizational duties.
Good interpersonal skills
Experience with film analysis system
Additional Salary Information: Full-time graduate assistant positions pay for 18 credits of tuition per academic year (which is full time) and a $2500 stipend paid in two installments
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