GRADUATE ASSISTANT, MEN'S AND WOMEN'S SWIMMING AND AQUATICS
Location: Towson, Maryland
4 Year Degree
ABOUT GOUCHER COLLEGE:
Since its founding in 1885, Goucher College has been a place of innovation and excellence. As a private liberal arts college, Goucher is dedicated to teaching students to be complex problem-solvers prepared for the jobs of the future. Small class sizes, a rigorous curriculum, and dedicated faculty and staff allow for personalized mentorship for each student. Named one of the most innovative colleges in the country by U.S. News & World Report, Goucher is a leader in global education and was one of the first colleges in the country to offer 100% study abroad. Approximately 1,100 undergraduate and 900 graduate students form the close-knit and vibrant Goucher community.
Goucher College is always on the lookout for top talent, resourceful, innovative, and dedicated individuals who will keep the College at the forefront of extraordinary education. As one of the nation's most progressive, innovative institutions of higher learning, we offer outstanding professional advantages, generous benefits, excellent perks, and a great work location!
Goucher College seeks a graduate assistant for men's and women's swimming and aquatics. Goucher College fields 21 intercollegiate teams competing in the NCAA Division III as a part of the Landmark Conference.
The graduate assistant will be responsible for coaching the Goucher College swim teams, instructing and promoting lessons and other aquatic related programs, assisting with the development and implementation of fundraising activities, and effectively recruiting and retaining qualified student-athletes.
Qualified candidates will have a bachelor's degree and a minimum of two years of driving experience on a state-issued license. Demonstrated knowledge and success in coaching swimming and organizational skills in the administration of aquatics is required. The successful candidate must also possess excellent written and oral communication skills in order to interact with a diverse constituency including student-athletes, coaches, athletic trainers, and athletic administration.
The graduate assistant must successfully enroll as a full-time student in the Graduate Programs in Education (GPE) with the area of specialization in Athletic Program Leadership and Administration. Qualified candidates must have at least an overall 3.0 undergraduate GPA to be considered for admission to the GPE.
Salary Range: $10,800
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.
Consideration of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants must apply online.
Please submit the following application materials online:
Cover letter Resume Contact information for three professional references Unofficial transcripts Candidates must be able to provide proof of eligibility to work in the USA. No Visa sponsorship is offered for this position.
All Goucher employees must show proof of COVID vaccination or request a medical or religious exemption.
Goucher College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Quicklink to apply: https://goucher.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=159902