Northwest Missouri State University, a NCAA Division II member of the Mid-America Athletics Association (MIAA) located in Maryville, Missouri is seeking qualified applicants for its Track and Field Graduate Assistant position beginning in the Fall of 2018.
The graduate assistant will assist the head coach and assistant coach in any manner necessary in order to have successful practices, meets and overall quality of the Northwest Track and Field program. The primary responsibility of the graduate assistant is to provide full support of the program to which the individual is assigned. This position will support the School of Health Science and Wellness and Athletics Department programs as assigned.
Other expectations include attending and supervising weights and conditioning sessions; assisting in day-to-day activities such as planning and setting up practices, instructing athletes, organizing work schedule for track and field meets, equipment distribution and any other necessary duties. Position may require working with sports camps as needed.
A bachelor’s degree is required. Must be fully accepted in a graduate program. Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 in 8 hours of graduate work OR 2.75 GPA in Undergraduate degree. Collegiate experience is required.
Applicants should apply by submitting a cover letter, resume and references by visiting www.nwmissouri.edu and following the employment tabs for graduate assistant opportunities. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Additional Salary Information: $6,000 stipend ($3,000 per trimester) and tuition waiver up to 100%.
About Northwest Missouri State University
Northwest Missouri State University is a Division II institution and a member of the Mid-America Athletics Association.
The main campus of Northwest Missouri State University is located in Maryville, Missouri, a community of 12,000 with a diverse economy, and a strong industrial base. Maryville is 90 miles north of Kansas City, Missouri. Northwest Missouri State University is a traditional resident-based campus with total enrollment over 7,200 students, which includes undergraduate and graduate students.
For more information visit www.nwmissouri.edu or www.bearcatsports.com.