$5000 stipend per academic year, paid monthly.
Plus up to 9 credit hours grad school tuition paid per semester.
10 openings available.
Missouri Western State University, located in St. Joseph, Missouri, 45 minutes north of Kansas City, has an opportunity for several Athletics Graduate Assistants starting 8-1-2022. Missouri Western is an NCAA Division II institution, which successfully competes in the Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association (MIAA) in 16 sports and Great Lakes Valley Conference (GLVC) in 1 sport.
The Graduate Assistants (GA) will provide support and operational assistance to the Head Coach as well as to the student-athletes of MWSU. The GA receives graduate school tuition covering a maximum of 9 credit hours per semester as well as a $5000 academic year stipend, paid monthly.
OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE: - Esports - Women's Volleyball - Athletic Assistant Trainer - Softball - Golf - Track & Field - Jumps - Creative Content - Assistant to Director of Athletic Creative Content - Athletic Compliance and Academic Services - Football Offensive/Defensive Assistant - Women's Lacrosse - Track & Field, Hurdles
To learn about each opportunity go to: The Missouri Western State University career site: https://mwsu.peopleadmin.com/
•Bachelor’s degree, and employment is contingent on acceptance into MWSU Graduate School (2.75 GPA required for admission).
•Knowledge of University and NCAA rules and regulations; possess the requisite qualities for the profession; be able to handle a high workload in a demanding environment and be well organized; excellent interpersonal skills; and the ability to work independently. •Relevant experience in large group, collegiate or private sector. •A person with integrity and a disciplined work ethic. •An individual who has a passion for helping and serving others through the medium of coaching. •Must be CPR/AED certified. •Communication, interpersonal skills as applied to interaction with coworkers, supervisor, the general public, etc. sufficient to exchange or convey information and to receive work direction.
Missouri Western State University is a public, state-supported institution providing career-oriented certificate, associate, baccalaureate and master’s degree programs. Missouri Western is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools and is an AQIP Participant. Missouri Western State University is a member of NCAA Division II and the Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA). Missouri Western traditionally achieves athletic success, with teams often nationally ranked. Emphasis is placed on excellence in athletics competition, academic achievement, community service and NCAA rules compliance. Since 2010, Missouri Western has been the three-week summer home of the Kansas City Chiefs Training Camp. Western enjoys excellent athletic facilities, including the 120,000 square foot Griffon Indoor Sports Complex, a new Spring Sports Complex for baseball and softball, and a recently renovated Spratt Stadium featuring one of the largest video scoreboards in Division II.
Missouri Western continues to honor its tradition of open access, serving both traditional and non-traditional students. Founded in 1915..., Missouri Western has grown to an enrollment of more than 5,000 students, served by more than 200 faculty members. A beautifully landscaped campus complements contemporary institutional and recreational facilities. The campus consists of 14 major buildings and a student-housing complex located on 744 acres. Home of the summer training camp for the Kansas City Chiefs.