Graduate Assistant – Salisbury University

Institution: Salisbury University

Location: Salisbury, Md.

Salary: $8,000 plus Tuition Waiver

Job Description

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES: Assist with the implementation of all phases of Track & Field and Cross Country Program, which include: home meet management, morning workouts, coaching assigned event (preference in jumps or sprints), recruiting qualified student athletes, supervise and evaluate student athletes. Assist in program evaluation and development of rules, policies, and procedures. Manage daily administration of program activities, including correspondence with student athlete, staff and program participants. Weekends will be required. Other duties as assigned.

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: Experience in the jumps or sprint events are preferred. Organizational and time management skills, with an ability to manage multiple tasks at a high level in a fast paced environment. Proficiency in web-based administration, (Frontrush). Ability to resolve conflicts within a diverse student athlete community. CPR/AED/First Aid certifications and excellent verbal/written communication skills.

APPOINTMENT: 9-month assistantship beginning on August 13, 2021.

STIPEND: $8,000 plus Tuition Waiver

THE UNIVERSITY: Salisbury University stands as a nationally accredited four-year multipurpose liberal arts university offering 41 distinct undergraduate and 11 graduate programs in a friendly atmosphere that encourages close relationships between faculty and students. The campus is located on U.S. Route 13 at the southern edge of Salisbury, which has a metropolitan population of 70,000 and lies 32 miles west of Ocean City, Maryland, 115 miles southeast of Baltimore and Washington, 125 miles south of Philadelphia and 125 miles north of Norfolk, Virginia.

DEADLINE: Screening will begin on March 1, until position is filled.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Send a letter of interest, resume and 3 letters of recommendation to:

Mr. Jim Jones
Head Coach, Track & Field / Cross Country
Salisbury University
1101 Camden Ave.
Salisbury, MD 21801-6862

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