Graduate Assistant (Multi’s, & Jumps) Track and Field/XC – Qunicy University

Institution: Qunicy University

Location: Quincy, Ill.

Salary: Tuition Waiver + $5,000 Stipend

Job Description

Quincy University seeks qualified applicants for the position of Graduate Assistant for the men’s and women’s track and field program. This is a 10-month position: a two-year program. Bachelors’ degree required with playing experience and/or educational/work experience in the related area. Multi-Event, and Jumps background and experience is preferred.
Primary Responsibilities:
Lead multi-event, jumps event instruction and the total development of student athletes in these event group. This will include the planning and implementation of training sessions.
Recruit and scout prospective student-athletes as directed by head coach

Develop and sustain relationships with other college and high school coaches
Any other duties as assigned by the head coach and director of athletics

Bachelor’s degree is required and the position is conditional based on acceptance into the Quincy University’s Masters’ program

High level of organization and attention to detail
Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Recruiting Software Social Media Platforms
Valid driver’s license

Preferred Qualifications:
Prior athlete or coaching experience at Division I, II or III levels including NAIA
Effective communication skills; both orally and written
The successful applicant must meet the admission requirements for The Quincy University Graduate School and be prepared to begin working no later than August 09, 2020.
Applicant must possess strong written and oral communication skills, demonstrate the ability to work with diverse student populations, and understand flexible working hours (nights and weekends).
The position includes a tuition waiver and a $5,000 stipend. Please send a letter of application, resume, and the names of three professional references

Job Categories

NCAA Division II

How to Apply

Other Instructions
Email: Head Coach Randy Overby at
Or to Send letter of application
Randy Overby Head Coach Track & Field/Cross Country,
c/o Office of Human Resources Quincy University 1800 College Ave. Quincy, IL 62301