JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY: Rogers State University is currently seeking applications for Graduate Assistant for Student-Athlete Development and Wellness. This position will be responsible for coordinating all student-athlete development for the athletic department.
PRIMARY DUTIES: • Create programming for student-athletes that demonstrates a progression from year to year with a particular emphasis on leadership development, community outreach, diversity and inclusion, mental health wellness, financial education and character development. • Develop and collaborate with campus departments to identify and implement career programming and leadership opportunities for student-athletes. • Serve as the primary liaison to Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC). • Provide guidance to student-athletes as it pertains to their professional development and career interests. • Understand and be able to communicate the principles of a Student-Athlete Development program to stakeholders.
SECONDARY DUTIES: • Run the Hillcat Club room at home basketball games that will allow for fostering relationships in the community for further outreach • Assist in administrating home events.
This institution in compliance with all applicable Federal and State laws and regulations does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, age, religion, disability, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. This includes but is not limited to admissions, employment, financial aid, and educational services.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
• A demonstrated knowledge of the day-to-day operations of a collegiate athletic department. • A proven record in following directives and being responsible for tasks, which have been assigned. • Knowledge of NCAA rules as they pertain to parents, boosters, and fans.
Internal Number: S00037FY2021
About Rogers State University
Rogers State University is a regional four-year university in northeastern Oklahoma recognized for high-quality academic programs, nurturing scholastic atmosphere, distance learning options, and high-technology learning environments.RSU offers a variety of bachelor and associate degrees to assist our students in achieving their personal and professional goals. In addition, the university provides students with a vibrant campus life and active student organizations to foster their development both inside and outside of the classroom.