The Athletic Department at Cedar Crest is accepting applications from qualified candidates for a graduate assistant (GA) who will serve as an assistant coach in basketball along with an administrative role within the department. The GA will assist in player development on an individual and team basis, recognize individual talent for recruiting specific to team requirements through ongoing assessment of team performance, and inform players of their responsibilities, duties, and roles. The GA will also assist in the day-to-day operations of the athletic program including developing and implementing initiatives that best serve the student population. This part time position includes on campus housing, 12 credits annually and an annual stipend of $4,000.
A Bachelor's degree and prior collegiate level basketball playing, coaching or athletic office experience is required. Knowledge of NCAA rules and acceptance in to a graduate program at Cedar Crest are also required. In addition, a valid driver’s license, applicable clearances, CPR, First Aid and AED certifications are required. Candidates must be enrolled in a graduate program.
Interested candidates should send a letter of application describing relevant experience, a current resume, and the names of three professional references to: firstname.lastname@example.org with “Basketball GA” in the subject line. Responses will be sent only to those under consideration. Cedar Crest College is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity within its community and encourages applications from candidates with diverse cultural backgrounds. EOE
About Cedar Crest College
Cedar Crest College is a Division III, four-year independent liberal arts college for women with ten intercollegiate athletic programs. Cedar Crest Athletics boasts a new FalconPlex, featuring a new turf field and state of the art field house, complete with locker rooms, press box and a VIP viewing deck! Cedar Crest is a member of the Colonial States Athletic Conference (CSAC). The College is committed to the developing well rounded student-athletes and to wellness across campus. Our beautiful 84 acre-campus, a registered arboretum, is nestled in the Lehigh Valley of eastern Pennsylvania, conveniently located between Philadelphia and New York.
Cedar Crest College is an equal opportunity employer fundamentally committed to diversity and inclusion. As such, the College encourages applications from individuals belonging to minoritized groups in higher education, in support of our diverse student community. EOE