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St. Ambrose University, Graduate Assistant

By IWLCA Admin, 02/04/20, 12:15PM EST

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The Graduate Assistant for Lacrosse is responsible for assisting in all aspects of the program, including but not limited to recruiting, scheduling, training, monitoring academic progress, promotions, fundraising, and coaching team members. The graduate assistant is required to abide by the rules and regulations established by St. Ambrose University, the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference (KCAC), and the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA), of which St. Ambrose is a member. The candidate should have a strong background on Defensive side of the game. Prior coaching experience in either the Defensive or Offensive side of the field is required.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Assisting in all aspects of the coaching and management of the program
  • Recruiting and scouting in accordance with the NAIA, KCAC and St. Ambrose policies and procedures
  • Train and coach members of the program
  • Supporting the academic and personal development of all athletes
  • Assist in developing camps and clinics
  • Responsible for complying with rules and regulations of the NAIA
  • Represent St. Ambrose and the program in a professional manner

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS

  • Earned Bachelor’s degree prior to start date
  • Successful acceptance into a SAU graduate program
  • Represent St. Ambrose and the program in a professional manner 
  • High level of personal integrity and outstanding work ethic
  • Knowledge of NAIA rules and regulations
  • Knowledge of lacrosse specific skills and technique
  • Experience recruiting scholarship athletes highly desirable
  • Outstanding skills in oral and written communication
  • Good organizational ability and computer competency

TO APPLY

Email cover letter, resume, and list of 3 professional references to: humanresources@sau.edu