The University of Jamestown, located in Jamestown, ND, is seeking applicants for a Graduate Assistant Coach for our men's and women’s track and cross country program. UJ is a member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics and the Great Plains Athletic Conference.
A graduate assistant coaching position at the University of Jamestown offers the successful applicant a path towards a coaching career. The ideal candidate will have strong background in track and field and will serve as part of an outstanding coaching staff.
UJ track and field facilities are currently being renovated and in 2021 they will be some of the best in small college athletics.
Duties and responsibilities will consist of coordinating and assisting the head coach with academic, administrative, coaching, and recruiting duties. The successful applicant must acquire a valid CDL license by the beginning of the season and the candidate must be willing to assisting with team travel.
UJ's Master of Arts in Leadership program gives leaders ethical and practical leadership skills for organizations to thrive in the 21st century.
This position includes graduate tuition and a meal plan.
The graduate assistant can begin graduate studies in mid-October or January depending on the date of hiring.
To apply to graduate school at the University of Jamestown, visit https://my.uj.edu/ics/Admissions/Online_Forms.jnz
To apply for the position, send resume, cover letter, and the names and contact information of three references to:
Megan Kuehl University of Jamestown Men's and Women’s Track and Field Coach Megan.firstname.lastname@example.org
Application Deadline: Review of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree, acceptance to a Graduate Program at the University of Jamestown, previous collegiate playing or coaching experience, functional computer skills, and a strong work ethic.
About University of Jamestown
University of Jamestown, established in 1883 by Presbyterian settlers, is a private, residential, liberal arts college of nearly 1,000 students. UJ is ranked 29th among regional colleges in the Midwest by U.S. News and World Report, was the first North Dakota college to be ranked a top tier school by U.S. News and World Report, is ranked Best Midwestern colleges by Princeton Review and is ranked number one college in North Dakota by Niche.