• Graduate Assistant--Men's and Women's Soccer (Goalie Coach)

    Posted: 04/05/2021

    Shorter University, a NCAA II institution located in Rome, Georgia, which competes in the Gulf South Conference, invites applications for the position of Shorter University Men & Women’s Soccer Graduate Assistant. The program is designed to provide each participant with a holistic and valuable practical experience in coaching at the collegiate level. Potential candidates must have a strong desire to pursue a career in coaching. Other things candidates will need to know about the position are as follows:
    • All candidates must be enrolled in the online Master’s Program and maintain satisfactory progress towards degree completion to maintain the position.
    • GAs receive 30-33 hours of tuition remission for graduate courses only in exchange for hours worked for the team; if undergraduate pre-requisites are needed they must be covered by financial aid or applicant’s personal funds.  GA’s are responsible for expenses for books and fees.
    • Master’s degree options: MBA, MBA emphasis in Sports Management, or Master of Management.
    Duties & responsibilities:
    • Assist the Men’s & Women’s soccer head coaches in planning and running team training sessions as a goalie coach
    • Video editing and breakdown
    • Create scouting reports
    • Run individual training sessions
    • Aid in recruiting efforts
    • Help with miscellaneous tasks: practice hour logs, travel plans, etc.
    Required Qualifications:
    • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution and admission to one of our graduate programs.
    • Candidates must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship. 
    • GAs are expected to make a minimum 16 to 24-month work commitment to Shorter, depending on the master’s program and number of hours allowed each semester. 
    • The candidate must be able to articulate their salvation history clearly and meet the Core Spiritual Requirements listed in the Graduate Assistantship guidelines, which say, among other criteria: “Must regularly attend and be actively engaged in a Bible-believing church.”  
    Preferred Qualifications: 
    • 1 – 2 years coaching experience
    • A Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration or Sports Management
    • Applicant should have or be working towards obtaining coaching licenses
    • Proficient in individual sessions working with Men’s & Women’s teams as a goalie coach
    Apply today at the following Link: https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=163a046e-9138-461f-9b4c-f9dbe77a4748&ccId=19000101_000001&jobId=384315&lang=en_US&source=CC4
    Shorter University is a Christ-centered University affiliated with the Georgia Baptist Mission Board and requires employees to be committed Christians.
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