Graduate Assistant Coaching Positions (replacement openings): M/W Track and Field/Cross Country, Football (2 positions), M/W Tennis, M/W Golf, Men’s Lacrosse, Baseball,
Ottawa University, Kansas (NAIA) currently seeks qualified candidates to fill its open Graduate Assistant Coaching positions for 2018-19.
The selected candidates will be granted tuition waiver (18 credit hours per year) for one of Ottawa University’s graduate programs, a partial meal allowance and a bi-weekly living stipend (renewable for a second year as qualified).
The successful candidate will assist the head coach in various aspects of the program with responsibilities including coaching, practice organization and implementation, conditioning supervision, event management responsibilities, transportation, recruitment, equipment control and inventory, and academic monitoring and mentoring. Evidence of extensive specific sport experience (playing and/or coaching) is required and a background in strength and conditioning is preferred. All qualified applicants should be fully dedicated to instilling the NAIA Champions of Character values into their coaching style and expectations of players both on and off the field.
Other Sport Specific Details:
Track and Field: Special consideration will be given to applicants with pole vault or multi-event coaching experience.
A valid driver’s license and driving record which meets institutional requirements is required.
An earned Bachelor’s Degree in a related field and the ability to obtain admission into an Ottawa University graduate program is required (minimum undergraduate degree GPA of 3.0 is required, as well as other acceptance criteria). Graduate school information and degrees may be found at www.ottawa.edu. International candidates are only eligible to pursue the on-campus MBA degree of the programs that are offered. International students must also be able to secure an F1 student visa and meet the international admissions criteria for acceptance into the Ottawa University MBA program.
The priority application deadline is January 15, 2018 and will be open until filled. Official duties will begin July 1, 2018.
A completed Application for Employment is required at http://www.ottawa.edu/Careers as a part of the application process. Candidates should attach to the application a cover letter, resume, and the names of three professional references as a part of the application for employment. Any additional information can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ottawa University celebrates and prizes the diversity of its students, faculty, staff and Board of Trustees. In keeping with its Mission Statement, the University is called to actively foster an environment of awareness, appreciation, and intentional inclusivity. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from members of underrepresented groups and strongly encourage them to apply.
Ottawa University is committed to equal opportunities for students and does not unlawfully discriminate in the recruitment or treatment of students on the basis of race, age, sex, color, religion, disability, national origin, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.