Graduate Assistant – Tabor College (Kansas)

School: Tabor College (Kansas)
Position: Graduate Assitant
Organization: NAIA
Conference: KCAC

Tabor College is seeking applications for a Graduate Assistant for Men’s Basketball. Responsible for working with the head coach in all aspects of developing a competitive NAIA program with some assignments for athletic administration which will include weight room supervision and any other tasks that may be assigned.

Additional Clarification on Coaching Responsibilities: Assisting with practice planning and coaching. Assisting with recruiting both on and off campus including talent evaluation at high school, junior college and club events. Organizational duties related to recruiting, fundraising, game day operations and travel. Some driving is required for both recruiting and game day travel. Communication with recruits and current players in expected. Coaching the JV program with the guidance of our staff.

Qualifications: Candidate must meet the requirements for admission to Tabor’s graduate school. Candidate must affirm Tabor distinctives as a decidedly Christian college and articulate a personal relationship with Christ. A Bachelor’s degree is required. Coaching and/or competitive experience is required.

Tabor Graduate Schooling Options: 

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Business Administration in Sport Management & Leadership (MBA)
  • Master in Education in Neuroscience & Trauma (MEd) – Only two candidates are admitted per year and the candidate must have obtained a valid teaching licensure. 

Start Date: August 1, 2023

Length of Appointment: 2 years

Responsibilities: Assistant coaching duties under the direction of the head men’s basketball coach and/or his designee. Includes but not limited to on court and tournament coaching, social media and recruiting, equipment management, practice planning, leading and pastoring of students.

Benefits of Position: $3,500 stipend, full tuition waiver, books and fee waiver, one meal per day Monday through Friday in the Tabor cafeteria when it is open.

Applicant Information:

Submit cover letter, resume and under-graduate transcripts. Complete all application forms/questionnaires required. All information is to be submitted via e-mail to Human Resources Manager at [email protected]. An interview will be required with the Head Coach and Athletic Director as well as be accepted into the Graduate School. Tabor College is a Christ centered liberal arts college located 45 miles north of Wichita, Kansas.

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