Graduate Assistant - Women's Basketball

Arlington, VA
Feb 28, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Category Graduate Assistantship

Posting Number M00718

Department Athletics

Reports To Head Women's Basketball Coach

Point of Contact Stephanie McDevitt


The Department of Intercollegiate Athletics invites applications for a graduate student to work with our NCAA DIII Women's Basketball program.

Responsibilities include:
  • assisting the head coach with coaching and recruiting,
  • practice,
  • scouting,
  • game day activities,
  • equipment inventory and care,
  • organizational planning and
  • player development and management.

Minimum Qualifications

  • You must be accepted into Marymount as a graduate student OR upon being offered the assistantship show proof of having been accepted into Marymount as a graduate student.
  • You must be registered for at least 6 and up to 9 graduate credits during any semester in which you are awarded a GA position.
  • Prior playing or coaching of basketball at the collegiate level.
  • Valid driver's license and ability to travel required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Academic record and community / professional service will be considered in decision-making.
  • Accepted students enrolled full-time are given preference over part-time students.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • Experience with gamebreaker or other film analysis system.
  • Ability to work in Microsoft office software package programs.

Special Notes to Applicants

Application materials must be received by

Open Until Filled Yes

University Profile

Marymount is a comprehensive Catholic university that emphasizes the liberal arts, career preparation, and personal and professional development. A diverse and welcoming learning community, Marymount serves nearly 4,000 undergraduate and graduate students. The university's location in suburban Arlington, Virginia, offers easy access to the rich resources of the nation's capital. Marymount University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer.

Job Duties

Percent of total time 25

Responsibility / Duty

Assist with coaching the team in practice and competition

Percent of total time 25

Responsibility / Duty

Assist with personnel development and management

Percent of total time 25

Responsibility / Duty

Assist with the recruitment of qualified prospects to MU basketball program

Percent of total time 15

Responsibility / Duty

Assist with organizational planning and game day management

Percent of total time 10

Responsibility / Duty

Other duties as assigned by head coach or director of athletics

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Will you be enrolled in at least 6 credits each semester of the assistantship?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you possess a valid driver's license?
    • yes
    • no
  3. * Do you have prior experience playing or coaching basketball?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Have you been accepted into Marymount as a graduate student OR upon being offered the assistantship be able to show proof of your acceptance into Marymount as a graduate student?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. References
Optional Documents


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