Central Methodist University is now accepting applications for a graduate assistant for the women’s soccer program. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: •Assist Head Coach and Assistant Coach with administration of the Reserve & Varsity women’s soccer team •Monitor student-athletes to ensure academic success: Student learning center weekly reports •Coordinate all fundraising and community service •Budget management •Plan and execute Reserve team training under team playing philosophy. •Recruitment of qualified student-athletes for Reserve team and Varsity team: main focus on reserve team recruiting. •Coordination of campus visits •Manage work study students •Upload game film: HUDL: Upload all Home conference games within 24 hours. •Field preparation/set-up (Varsity & Reserve games): Field set 2 hours before warm up unless Reserve training/game conflict. •Coordinate Reserve team travel •Assist in promoting soccer program through camps and clinics: ID camp Coordinator. •Team Building Activities throughout entire year. •Attend all Strength & conditioning sessions unless conflicts with Reserve training/games. Bi-weekly meetings with S&C coaches. •Team Laundry: Wash all game kits within 24 hours. •Hold a Class E Driver’s License.
Central Methodist University is an NAIA member and competes in the Heart of America Athletic Conference (Heart).
Minimum Qualifications: The successful candidate must possess a bachelor’s degree. Candidate will have previous collegiate playing experience. Candidate must possess strong soccer coaching and motivational skills, strong oral communication skills, and the ability to manage student-athletes effectively.
Preferred Qualifications: Experience coaching female athletes at the club or collegiate level. Possess soccer coaching license(s).
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. To apply submit a cover letter, resume and three references to Dan Schmidlin at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Central Methodist University
Founded in 1854, Central Methodist University is a four-year, private, liberal arts university. CMU's main campus, home to the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (CLAS), is located in Fayette, Missouri, enrolling 1,100 students. More than 4,000 students attend CMU's College of Graduate and Extended Studies (CGES), which offers classes online and at sites across Missouri and the region. CMU is affiliated with the United Methodist Church and welcomes students of all faiths.