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, a selective liberal arts college located twenty minutes north of Baltimore, MD, seeks a graduate assistant to work in conjunction with the head volleyball coach in all aspects related to the operation of the volleyball program. This position accepts the responsibility of assisting the head coach in the leadership, vision, and supervision of the respective program. This position will also assist with recruiting. The graduate assistant must successfully enroll as a full-time graduate student in the Graduate Programs in Education (GPE).
Responsibilities include but are not limited to, all aspects (in traditional and non-traditional seasons) of coaching, planning, directing, developing, and managing successful programs - conditioning, recruiting, scouting, scheduling, travel, equipment, budget management, fundraising, community service, monitoring academic progress of student-athletes. They will ensure compliance with NCAA and conference regulations and know and adhere to all sport rules and regulations. They will also perform other duties as assigned by Head Coach or Director of Athletics.
The preferred candidate will have demonstrated success in playing or coaching at the college level. They will also have a genuine understanding and commitment to NCAA Division III intercollegiate athletics philosophy.
They will have demonstrated the following skills:
Supervisory, fiscal, and organizational skills. Good interpersonal skills. Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications.
Required to maintain certification for CPR/AED and First Aid. Must possess a valid driver's license Must be able to work business and extended hours including evenings and weekends. Traveling is expected.
Salary Range: $10,800
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.
The review of applications will begin immediately.
Please submit the following application materials online:
Cover letter Resume 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.