Rockford University, a member of the NCAA Division III, located in north central Illinois, invites applications for a graduate assistant position with Men’s Soccer. The primary responsibility will be to assist the head coach in all facets of the program, including the recruitment of quality student-athletes, organization and planning of practices, game preparation, administrative duties, scouting, and monitoring of student-athlete academic progress. Graduate Assistants must be available to work 30+ hours per week. The position includes tuition remission, room and board, and a stipend.
A bachelor’s degree is required.
Acceptance into the Graduate program.
Successful playing experience preferably at the collegiate level in men’s or women’s soccer.
Position specific knowledge of the game
Valid driver’s license and personal auto insurance
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
How to Apply / Contact
Priority application deadline is May 5th, 2017. Submit a letter of application, resume, and a list of three professional references to: HumanResources@rockford.edu. Review of candidates will begin immediately and applications will be accepted until position is filled.