Institution: Converse College
Location: Spartanburg, SC
Graduate Assistant Track and Field
This is a 10-month renewable position that reports directly to the Head Track and Field Coach. The successful candidate must be enrolled as a full-time graduate student at Converse College. Compensation will include tuition remission for up to six credit hours per semester. Stipend and housing are included. (summer courses and summer housing not covered)
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Track & Field graduate assistant coach responsibilities include assisting with all aspects of the Converse College’s Track and Field and Cross-Country program under the direction of the head coach. Specific duties may include; directing practices for field events (pole vault, throws and other events as delegated by the head coach), travel, recruiting, mentoring student-athletes and overseeing weekly study halls.
Bachelor’s Degree & acceptance into a Graduate Studies program at Converse College is required. Previous experience as an athlete/coach is preferred. Candidates should possess strong interpersonal skills and excel at working independently while also communicating well with others.
USATF or USTFCCCA Level 1 certified
Individuals wishing to apply should submit a cover letter and résumé to Head Track and Field Coach Brandon Morton at Brandon.Morton@converse.edu.
Any candidate that is considered for the position must be accepted into a graduate program at Converse College before the offer of the position can be officially extended.
NCAA Division II, Graduate Assistant, Track and Field, Vertical Jumps, Throws
How to Apply