Graduate Assistant - Men's Soccer

Job description

Job Category Graduate Assistantship

Posting Number M00870

Department Athletics

Reports To Head Men's Soccer Coach

Point of Contact Jamie Reynolds


  • Attend classes to successfully complete a graduate program at Marymount University.
  • Assist the Head Coach with coaching, recruiting, scouting and practice planning.
  • Perform game day duties as assigned.
  • Monitor equipment inventory and care.
  • Assist with organizational planning (travel, community service, study hall, etc.).
  • Support player development and assist with roster management.
  • Help with the planning, organization, and coaching at camps and clinics.
  • Follow Athletic Department Policy and Procedures while providing positive leadership for student-athletes.
  • Know and comply with all NCAA rules and regulations, and pass the NCAA Coaches Certification Exam annually.
  • Must be CPR and First Aid certified.

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.
  • Prior playing and/or coaching experience with men's soccer.
  • You must be registered for at least 6 graduate credits during any semester in which you are awarded a GA position.
  • For current students, graduate GPA must be at least 3.0. For entering graduate students, undergraduate GPA must be at least 3.0.
  • Valid driver's license
  • Must be able to complete hours on both the field at practice and competition and in the office to assist in office organizational duties.
  • Good interpersonal skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • CPR and First Aid certified.

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

Coaching the team in practice and competition

Percent of total time 25

Responsibility / Duty

Assist with the recruitment of qualified prospects to MU soccer program

Percent of total time 25

Responsibility / Duty

Assist with personnel development, mentorship and management

Percent of total time 15

Responsibility / Duty

Assist with organizational planning

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. * Do you possess a valid driver's license?
    • yes
    • no
  2. * Have you been accepted to Marymount as a graduate student OR upon being offered the assistantship do you agree to show proof of your acceptance into Marymount as a graduate student?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Are you CPR and First Aid certified?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have at least a 3.0 GPA?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have prior experience playing or coaching men's soccer?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Will you be enrolled in at least 6 credits each semester of the assistantship?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

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





    Diversity Profile: University



    View more

    Learn more on Inside Higher Ed's College Page for University

    Arrow pointing right
    Job No:
    Posted: 3/5/2018
    Application Due: 5/4/2018
    Work Type: