Northwestern College is seeking applicants for the position of women’s basketball graduate assistant (GA) for a 10-month period (August to May). Qualified applicants will assist in fostering a highly competitive and positive team culture where quality relationships with fellow coaches and with players are emphasized. The position will collaborate with the head coach to prepare practice plans, do on-court teaching and directly assist the head coach in games with strategic and personnel decisions. Additional game coaching with the junior varsity program is a possibility.
A role in a shared recruiting approach is expected. Assistance in facilitating summer camps will provide opportunities to organize and prepare other coaches, offer instruction to large groups of athletes and practice effective leadership skills.
Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills Former athlete with a desire to pursue coaching or other basketball related fields Bachelor’s degree and acceptance to the Northwestern College Master of Education program The position is a 2- to 3-year position determined by program of study. Compensation includes a stipend, graduate tuition and housing with an on-campus meal plan.
About Northwestern College
Northwestern College is affiliated with the Reformed Church in America and seeks to more fully reflect the cultural and ethnic diversity of the body of Christ in its faculty, staff, administration and students. Women and candidates from historically underrepresented groups are enthusiastically encouraged to apply.