Named one of the top 10 most innovative colleges in the country by U.S. News & World Report, Goucher College has also been recognized as a College that Changes Lives. Located in Baltimore, Maryland, Goucher is a private, coed, liberal arts college dedicated to teaching students to be complex problem solvers who are prepared for the jobs of the future. A Goucher education focuses on creating lifelong learners through an interdisciplinary, international education that requires 100% of students to study abroad.
Goucher College seeks a graduate assistant to work in conjunction with the head women’s soccer coach in all aspects related to the operation of the women’s soccer program. The graduate assistant must successfully enroll as a full-time graduate student in the Graduate Programs in Education (GPE).
Responsibilities include effectively recruiting and retaining qualified student-athletes and assisting with all aspects of coaching, planning, and day-to-day office operations and administrative tasks, including team practice; individual player evaluation and development, scouting, developing game plans, coordinating the film exchange program, monitoring the academic progress of student-athletes, alumnae relations, fundraising, community service, and team-building activities. Successful candidate must be willing to work with various departments on campus and perform other duties as assigned by the head coach.
This position, available beginning January 2020 is approximately 20 hours per week and will require weekend and evening work, including team travel.
Qualified candidates will have a bachelor’s degree, with at least an overall 3.0 undergraduate GPA to be considered for admission to GPE, and at least two years of driving experience on a state-issued license. The preferred candidate will have demonstrated success in playing or coaching at the college level. This two-year position includes full tuition remission and a competitive stipend. The successful candidate will be subject to a background check as a condition of employment.
Goucher College is committed to increasing the diversity of our community and seeks applicants dedicated to applying principles of equity and inclusion in all areas of the campus community.
Please submit the following application materials online:
Contact information for three professional references
Candidates must be able to provide proof of eligibility to work in the USA. No Visa sponsorship is offered for this position.
Goucher College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
About Goucher College
Goucher College is an independent, selective, coeducational institution dedicated to the interdisciplinary traditions of the liberal arts and a broad international perspective on education. The first college in the nation to require study abroad for every undergraduate, Goucher believes in complementing its strong majors in rigorous curriculum with abundant opportunities for hands-on experience in the world. Through internships, community service, and study abroad--and a first-rate arts and sciences academic program--Goucher teaches its students to engage the world as true global citizens.