Graduate Assistant(2) – Central Methodist University

Institution: Central Methodist University

Location: Fayette, Mo.


Job Description

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, responsible for the assisting in the direction of all phases of the program (varsity and junior varsity), including coaching, directing home contests including the organization of officials, scorekeepers, statisticians, media, lodging, meals and travel; coordinating the admission of prospective student-athletes; scheduling and budgeting; managing equipment orders and distribution; updating performances with the Heart of America Athletic Conference and NAIA; committing to the academic progress and success of student-athletes; assist with the scouting and recruitment of student-athletes; assist in the coordination of fundraising, camps, clinics and special events.

15% Recruiting, Retention and Continuing Eligibility
20% Game and Practice Preparation (Varsity and Junior Varsity)
10% Player Skill and Team Cohesion Development
05% Supervision of Student Coach (es)
10% Program Compliance with NAIA, HAAC and CMU Rules, Policies and Guidelines
10% Practice and Game Set-up
10% Program-Specific and Department Fund Raising
10% Public Relations and Community Engagement
10% Other

Due to recruiting and overnight travel, applicants must have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record; must be able to obtain a State of Missouri vehicle operator’s license within 30 days of employment and must qualify to operate a vehicle within the CMU guidelines. Ability to gain and maintain CMU driving approval is required.
Must be able to travel for extended periods of time for athletic contests, recruiting activities and athletic fundraising events.
Candidates should submit an application, cover letter, and resume to Human Resources. Applications and instructions are located on the website at

CMU Employees provide collegial, collaborative contributions to their areas and the University as a whole. They should stimulate a harmonious, productive and inviting work environment that is customer service oriented. Each must maintain a commitment to the mission and purposes of CMU. Central Methodist University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Categories

NAIA, Graduate Assistant, Cross Country, Track and Field

How to Apply

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