Graduate Assistant - Womens Cross Country and Track and Field (Fall 2018)

Dahlonega, GA
Mar 13, 2018
Administrative Jobs
Student Affairs, Residence Life
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Graduate Assistant - Women’s Cross Country and Track and Field (Fall 2018)

Position Number: 53074035

Benefits Eligible: No

Campus Location: Dahlonega

Job Close Date: 05/09/2018

General Summary: The University of North Georgia is currently accepting applications for a Graduate Assistant for Women's Cross Country and Track and Field. This Graduate Assistant will a ssist with day to day operations of the Women's Cross Country and Track and Field Programs. The position will also receive a tuition waiver.

Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of over 19,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.

Job Duties & Responsibilities: The Graduate Assistant will:
  • Assist with daily office duties.
  • Engage in practice planning.
  • Assist with scheduling travel arrangements.
  • Assist with daily practices.
  • Coach and provide support on race day.
  • Assist with equipment and gear (ordering, distributing and maintaining).

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • General Running and Race Knowledge
  • Office and Communication Skills.

Certifications/Licenses & Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor's Degree and accepted into Graduate Program at UNG required
  • College Track and/or Cross Country Experience preferred?
  • Experience with jumps, sprints, and multi-events preferred.

Required Documents: Cover Letter, Resume/Curriculum Vitae

Special Instructions to Applicants: Please submit contact information for three professional references.

Employer Information: All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by the University of North Georgia in its sole discretion. The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.

We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.

The University of North Georgia is committed to providing equal opportunity to all qualified applicants without discrimination at the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, disability or handicap as a matter of college policy and as required by applicable state and federal laws.