| About Texas A&M University-Kingsville: Located on the Texas Tropical Trail in Kingsville, Texas, home of the King Ranch and Naval Air Station-Kingsville, Texas A&M University-Kingsville is a comprehensive, doctoral granting, residential university of 9,300 students. A member of the Lone Star Conference, the NCAA II Javelina Athletics Department includes 15 sport programs, 7 team National Championships, 55 individual National Champions, and is consistently recognized as a national leader in community engagement, game day environment, and home football attendance. |
Texas A&M University—Kingsville seeks a Graduate Assistant for the Women’s Tennis program. Applicant must have excellent time management skills and is expected to be organized and attentive to detail. Ideal candidate will demonstrate a desire to coach at the collegiate level, have prior experience coaching within the sport in some capacity, will be able to work within small and large groups, and must be a self-starter and independent thinker. Candidate must have a valid driver’s license, assist with recruiting and in the implementation of the coach’s philosophy and coaching methods.
Applicant will also need to complete the application and acceptance process for the TAMUK Graduate program.
Graduate Assistant duties include, but are not limited to the following: • Assist with the day-to-day operation of the tennis program • Assist in group and individual practices and weight room workouts. • Assist in the management of social media communications • Assist in transportation of student-athletes and other staff to and from competitions and other events • Assist in all phases of competitive NCAA compliant recruiting • Conduct inventory and organization of equipment • Assist in the directing of camps and clinic offering, which will include planning, advertising, and instruction • Assist in the team’s academic monitoring of the progress of the student athletes • Conduct video coordination, match play planning, and roster management • Coordinate and create community service opportunities for the team • Have a willingness to interact with the residents and fans of Javelina Nation • All other duties are assigned by the coach and athletic department
Please submit cover letter, resume, list of references and unofficial transcripts as your application materials.
Application materials should be emailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org