Graduate Assistant - Women's Cross Country and Track & Field

Job description

Job Title: Graduate Assistant - Women's Cross Country and Track & Field
Location: UNG-Dahlonega, GA
Regular/Temporary: Temporary
Full/Part Time: Part-Time
Job ID: 225765
About Us

Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of nearly 20,000 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 Summary

The University of North Georgia is currently accepting applications for a Graduate Assistant for the Women's Cross Country and Track & Field on the Dahlonega campus. Graduate Assistants will be assisting with day to day operations of the Women's Cross Country and Track and Field Programs. Experience with women's distance events is preferred.

  • 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, and Abilities

  • General Running and Race Knowledge
  • Office and Communication Skills
Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree and accepted into Graduate Program at UNG
Preferred Qualifications
  • College Track and/or Cross Country Experience (Preferred)
Required Documents to Attach
  • Resume
  • Cover letter
  • Unofficial transcripts
Apply Before Date
  • 5/16/2021
Conditions of Employment

Offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a background investigation including a criminal background check demonstrating your eligibility for employment with the University of North Georgia, as determined by University of North Georgia in its sole discretion, confirmation of the credentials and employment history reflected in your application materials and, if applicable, a satisfactory credit check. Applicants may be subject to a pre-employment drug test.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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.

Special Applicant Instructions
  • Please submit contact information for three professional references




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Posted: 4/17/2021
Application Due: 8/12/2021
Work Type: Full Time