Graduate Assistant

Central Methodist University seeks applicants for Graduate Assistants in the following programs for the 2014-2015 school year beginning in August 2014:

  • Strength and Conditioning
  • Volleyball
  • Softball
  • Baseball
  • Football
  • Track & Field
  • Golf

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

Graduate Assistants are responsible for the following duties:

  • Coaching
  • Directing 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 performance with the Heart of America Athletic Conference and NAIA
  • Committing to the academic progress and success of student-athletes
  • Assisting with the scouting and recruitment of student-athletes
  • Assisting in the coordination of fundraising camps, clinics and special events

Education and Experience Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree required. College coaching and recruiting experience preferred.

Other Information:

Must possess a valid driver license and be able to obtain a State of Missouri vehicle operator's license within 30 days of employment. Must qualify to operate a vehicle within University guidelines.

Candidates should submit an application, cover letter, and resume to Human Resources 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 Central Methodist University.

Central Methodist University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Posted April 16, 2014