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Graduate Assistant, Men’s Soccer

04/20/2017 4:00 pm

Date Posted: 04/20/2017
Primary Category: Graduate Assistant
Type of Position: Graduate Assistant, Men’s Soccer
Education Requirement: Bachelor’s
Description & Details
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.