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Volleyball Graduate Assistant

Date: January 8, 2018


Position Title:
Volleyball Graduate Assistant

Department: Athletics

Position Requirements and Preferences:

 Bachelor’s Degree required.  Background in the sport of Volleyball required.  Demonstrates talent in building cohesive teams.  Independent decision making and ability to exercise good judgement.  Good written and oral communication skills.  Ability to work independently and 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 and weekends.

Position Summary:

Graduate Assistant for Women’s Volleyball

Responsibilities:

  • Administer your sport in total compliance with William Penn, NAIA and HAAC regulations and guidelines.
  • Monitor and stay within the parameters of the volleyball budget. All purchases need to be approved by the head coach.
  • Assist with recruiting and retaining student-athletes.
  • Attend Athletic Department meetings.
  • Assist with coordination of travel plans with the Transportation Director.
  • Be a positive role model for athletes and monitor discipline procedures within your sport.
  • Encourage/monitor attendance and academic performance as directed by the head coach.
  • Assist with annual inventory.
  • Conduct yourself in a professional manner and display good sportsmanship at all times.
  • Fulfill all obligations, as established by your program, for the NAIA Champions of Character initiative.
  • Be loyal and supportive of the Staff, Faculty and Administration.
  • Always follow the Chain of Command.
  • Cooperate and communicate with the Training Staff
  • Assist with the supervision of other athletic events as needed by the administration.
  • All Other duties as assigned.


Reports to:
Head Volleyball Coach

Start Date: Immediately

Replacement or New Position: Replacement

Full-Time/Part-time/Temp: Part-time

Closing Date of Posting: Until Filled


Application Sent to:
Send letter of application and resume:

Human Resources

William Penn University

201 Trueblood Avenue

Oskaloosa, Iowa 52577

Email: gambella@wmpenn.edu


Terms of Employment:
At will employee

William Penn University is an equal opportunity provider and employer.