Since 1962, Franklin Pierce University has empowered thousands of undergraduate and graduate students to achieve academic excellence and lead meaningful, successful lives. Drawing from our strong foundation in liberal education, we offer majors and programs that develop essential, professional skills; promote close connections between students, faculty members, and staff; and position our students to realize their potential through highly personalized, financially accessible academic offerings.
Franklin Pierce encompasses a far-reaching geographic and virtual network educating a diverse population of residential undergraduates, online learners, and full-time graduate students through our main campus in Rindge, NH, and online and graduate centers in Manchester, and Lebanon, (NH) and Goodyear, AZ. We continue to explore new models and programs that build on our legacy of excellence and help students expand their knowledge, direct their passions, and graduate as qualified, engaged leaders.
We are looking for a Graduate Assistant to work as an Assistant Coach for our Softball Team.
This Softball Graduate Assistant position is an opportunity for an individual to further their academic endeavors within the Franklin Pierce University Graduate Programs while also gaining an extensive amount of experience in coaching in a NCAA Division II Athletic Program.
This staff member must be accepted into any of the Franklin Pierce Master Degree Programs prior to being selected as a Graduate Assistant.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Assisting with essential daily tasks that are key to running a successful NCAA Division II Softball program.
Assist with practice planning and implementation.
Game day responsibilities.
Administrative responsibilities related to scheduling, organizing, and general office work.
On and off-campus recruiting of prospective student-athletes.
Promote Softball Program through various social media platforms
Oversee study hall.
Adhere to NCAA rules and regulations.
Experience and Qualifications:
Applicants must be accepted into and matriculating in a Franklin Pierce University graduate education program.
Bachelor’s degree is required.
This is a 2-year position determined by program of study. Compensation includes a stipend, graduate tuition and supplemental income possibilities with regards to working camps/clinics or coaching with a local club program.
As an Equal Opportunity employer, Franklin Pierce recognizes the impact of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, backgrounds and perspectives. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, pregnancy, age, disability gender identity and expression, protected veteran status or any other status protected by law.
If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 603-899-4075. We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible.
Additional Salary Information: Stipend plus graduate tuition waiver
About Franklin Pierce University
Franklin Pierce University is a small, private regionally accredited university grounded in the liberal arts, with a focus on personal attention and high-quality instruction. The University consists of the College at Rindge and the College of Graduate and Professional Studies. Degrees are offered through the doctoral level. The institutional mission focuses on preparing citizens and leaders of conscience for a new century who make significant contributions to their professions and communities, whether their aspirations are local or global.