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Athletic Performance – Graduate Assistant

Date: August 17, 2022

Position Title: Athletic Performance Graduate Assistant

Department: Athletics

Position Requirements and Preferences:

  • Education: 
    • Bachelor’s Degree required
    • CSCS | Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist obtained or in progress of obtaining
  • Experience & Goals: 
    • Background in Athletics Performance
  • Abilities: 
    • Demonstrated talent in building cohesive teams;
    • Independent decision making and ability to exercise good judgment;
    • Good written and oral communication skills;
    • Ability to work independently and as a team member to complete assigned tasks and meeting deadlines;
    • Organizational skills, time management, relationship building, and communication skills essential;
    • Willing to work long hours.



Responsibilities include assisting with the design and implementation for a variety of William Penn University’s collegiate sports. The qualified candidate will be assigned sports based on his/her background and experience.  This will include programming and coaching opportunities at BOTH the collegiate and high school levels. The position will also assist the Director of Athletic Performance, help with maintenance of the Randleman Fitness Center, and perform other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletic Performance.  Proven knowledge and experience with sport specific strength, speed, and agility programs is necessary.  A HIGH PRIORITY IS GIVEN TO THOSE WHO PLACE AN IMPORTANCE ON GAINING LARGE AMOUNTS OF EXPERIENCE IN BOTH PROGRAMMING AND HANDS-ON COACHING!

Reports to: Director of Athletic Performance

Start Date: Immediately

Replacement or New Position: Replacement

Full-Time | Part-Time | Temp: Two-Year minimum

Closing Date of Position: Until Filled

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Terms of Employment: At will employee

William Penn University is an equal opportunity provider and employer