Graduate Assistant for Track & Field--High Jump
Time Status: Part Time
Reports To: Head Coach, Track & Field
The GA will primarily assist in recruiting, coaching high jump event and assisting in all aspects of the program’s weightlifting. To keep with Title IX Compliance, women candidates are preferred.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Duties include but are not limited to the following: conducting practices and conditioning, recruiting, monitoring academic progress of student-athletes, fundraising, scheduling and other coaching and administrative duties under direction of the head coach.
Knowledge Skills and Abilities Required:
A qualified applicant will have an earned bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution with a minimum 2.75 GPA/4.0 scale, be accepted in to Olivet’s School of Graduate & Continuing Studies, have personal success in collegiate Track & Field.
Graduate Assistants with ONU have a lifestyle in agreement with the Statement of Mission, Philosophy and Lifestyle Covenant.
To apply, send a résumé, cover letter, a written statement of faith, and two recommendation letters to:
Head Track and Field Coach
Olivet Nazarene University
One University Avenue
Bourbonnais, IL 60914
Or via fax 815-939-7933
Or e-mail email@example.com
Directs Work Of: Athletes
Graduate Assistants are provided a cash stipend and a tuition scholarship towards a graduate degree to be earned at Olivet Nazarene University. The selection process will continue until the position is filled.
As a member of the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference (CCAC) and the NAIA, the University sponsors seventeen sports and has 432 student-athletes participating in the various programs.