Eastern New Mexico University seeks qualified applicants for the position of Graduate Assistant for the men’s and women’s track and field program. This is a 10 month position: two year program. Bachelors’ degree required with playing experience and/or educational/work experience in a related area. Multi-event or throwing background and experience is preferred.
Primary Responsibilities: •Lead multi-events or throwing instruction and development, including the planning and implementation of training sessions. •Recruit and scout prospective student-athletes as directed by head coach •Monitor eligibility status and promotion of academic progress for student athletes •Develop and sustain relationships with other college and high school coaches •Any other duties as assigned by the head coach and director of athletics
Bachelor’s degree is required and the position is conditional based on acceptance into the Eastern New Mexico University Masters’ program
High level of organization and attention to detail
Proficiency in Microsoft Office
Valid driver’s license
Prior athlete or coaching experience at the Division I, II or III level including NAIA
Effective communication skills; both orally and written
The successful applicant must meet the admission requirements for the Eastern New Mexico University Graduate School and be prepared to begin working no later than January 18, 2021.
Applicant must possess strong written and oral communication skills, demonstrate the ability to work with diverse student populations, and understand flexible working hours (nights and weekends). Send letter of application, resume’, and three professional references to: email@example.com
Condition of Employment: Must pass a pre-employment background check.
ENMU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other protected status in its programs, activities, or employment. People seeking additional information about the University's non-discrimination policy should contact the Affirmative Action Officer Jessica Small at (575) 562-2218. Individuals with disabilities requesting an accommodation can call the office of human resources at (575) 562-2115. For any other inquires please contact Human Resources at (575) 562-2115 or e-mail ENMU.HRrecruiter@enmu.edu
About Eastern New Mexico University
Eastern New Mexico University has an enrollment of 6,000 students and is located in Portales, NM. ENMU is the third largest university in the state and is a member of the NCAA Division II and the Lone Star Conference. ENMU sponsors 14 NCAA sport programs with approximately 450 student-athletes, as well as men's and women's rodeo.