Graduate Assistant, Men's and Women's Golf

REPORTS TO: HEAD COACH, MEN’S AND WOMEN’S GOLF

STATUS: PART-TIME

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Serves as recruiter for the sport of golf, identifying and evaluating potential students with that interest and organizing their recruitment in conjunction with the Office of Admissions.

  • Assists with organization of all aspects of the program, including coaching and management of facility, practice and team operations.

  • Helps execute team fundraising efforts, including participation in camps and clinics.

  • Handles uniform and equipment maintenance and inventory.

  • Assists with student-athlete study table coverage and coordination.

  • Projects and promotes an inclusive education with the highest standards, where student-athletes are empowered to leave lives of personal significance and professional success as global citizens.

  • Acts as an ambassador of the College and conducts oneself in a positive manner to heighten the awareness of the institution to all of its constituents.

  • Operates within the mission of the College and athletics department to ensure a full NCAA DII student-athlete experience.

  • Follows all institutional, GMAC and NCAA regulations regarding golf and athletics in general.

  • Other duties as assigned by the head coach, men’s & women’s golf or director of athletics.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in physical education, sports management or related field preferred.  

  • Knowledge of intercollegiate athletics, rules and regulations of athletic associations and conferences.  

  • Collegiate playing experience preferred.

  • Knowledge and skill in using integrated software systems and Microsoft applications.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:

Qualified applicants will have the availability to work evenings and weekends, possess a valid driver’s license for transportation of team in vans or bus and have the ability to travel for team practices, competition and scouting.