Graduate Assistant – Midland University

School: Midland University
Position: Graduate Assistant
Salary: The position allows for an on campus meal plan, housing, stipend and full tuition remission from the University
Organization: NAIA
Level: Division II
Conference: GPAC

Graduate assistant coach for the sport of Men’s Basketball. Midland University, a private, Christian, liberal arts university in Fremont, Nebraska (just outside of metro Omaha), is accepting applications for the position of Graduate Assistant coach for the sport of Men’s Basketball.  The coaching position will be offered within our graduate assistant structure, requiring admission to the University’s Masters of Education and Leadership program. The candidate will be responsible for contributing to various aspects of the program, including recruiting, coaching, video and equipment duties, and other tasks and duties assigned by the head coach. The position allows for an on campus meal plan, housing, stipend and full tuition remission from the University. All position finalists will require three professional references and be required to submit a formal application through the University’s website..

Job responsibilities include:
• Representing Midland University in recruiting
• Conducting coaching and instruction activities during training and practice
• Game day duties
• Practice preparation
• Directing strength and conditioning activities (during the season and off-season)
• Video analysis coordinating
• Contest and practice schedules
• Assisting with team travel
• Running camps and clinics
• Helping to ensure team compliance with all NAIA and institutional, rules and regulations

Need to have:
• A bachelor’s degree
• Good organizational skills
• Good interpersonal communication skills
• Basic computer skills, such as a working understanding of Microsoft Word and Excel
• A valid CDL license (or can obtain one shortly after starting in the role)

Nice to have:
• Previous experience as a high school or collegiate basketball coach

Should demonstrate:
• A positive attitude
• An ability to resolve issues independently


Position will remain open until filled.

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