Graduate Assistant Men’s Basketball – Central Methodist University
|School:||Central Methodist University|
|Conference:||Heart of America Athletic Conference|
Central Methodist University, a NAIA Institution is seeking a highly motivated and energetic individual to serve as a graduate assistant for the men’s basketball team. Qualified applicants for the position of Men’s Basketball Graduate Assistant will have the responsibility of working with the Associate and Head Coach to manage the sport and student athletes in the best interest of Central Methodist University and in accordance with all the rules of the Heart of America Athletic Conference and NAIA as well as a commitment to the full academic development of the student-athlete.
This candidate will serve as the Head Varsity Reserve Coach and assist the varsity program. (If two GA positions are approved then the duties will be split) The JV varsity reserve coach also helps assist varsity and the assistant varsity GA will assist with the reserve program. The Varsity Reserve program consists of 20-24 players. Our GA’s be required to have office hours, conduct conditioning, strength training practices and competitions with the reserve and varsity programs. On floor coaching is essential, however, fundraising, recruiting, budgeting, travel and community service projects will also be expected. The GA position will work all varsity practices, events and competitions. We expect and hope to have two GA positions filled within our program. All students including graduate students at Central Methodist University receive free I-Pads for studies. CMU is a digital university
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This position includes full Graduate tuition remission, housing and stipend. Candidates must pass a criminal and license background check, be able to work nights, weekends, and holidays on many occasions. Anticipated start date will be August, 2020 or sooner.
Applicants should provide a cover letter, current resume and a list of 3 professional references to Head Coach Jeff Sherman at [email protected] and Associate Head Coach Matt Sherman [email protected] Application deadline May 10th