Marian University is a Catholic applied liberal arts community that welcomes diverse spiritual traditions. Sponsored by the Congregation of Sisters of St. Agnes, Marian University engages students in the education of the whole person. We embrace justice and compassion and transform lives for professional service and leadership in the global community.
Marian University invites applications for a Graduate Assistant, Women’s Hockey Coach. The Graduate Assistant Women’s Hockey Coach, reporting to the Director of Athletics, is responsible for assisting the Head Coach in all phases of our NCAA Division III Women’s Hockey program within compliance of Marian University, Northern Collegiate Hockey Association, and NCAA rules and regulations.
The essential functions will include the following; In cooperation with the Head Women’s Hockey Coach, the Assistant Women’s Hockey Coach develops and maintains a system to identify prospective student-athletes and to work closely with area high school/club and various junior league coaches to recruit quality student-athletes. Maintain and build the roster levels to the heights that are discussed and set by the Director of Athletics and Head Women’s Hockey Coach. Assist in retaining current student-athletes. Adhere to all Department, University, Northern Collegiate Hockey Association, and NCAA rules and regulations. Assist in monitoring student-athletes academic progress. Assist in practice preparation. Assist the Head Coach with all game day responsibilities. Assist with all phases of Marian Hockey Camps. Assist in Athletic fundraising campaigns. Assist in scouting future opponents. Assist in continuing a quality relationship with the Blue Line Hockey Clubs; including the coaches, players, and all of its members. Serves as a role model for the student athletes by exhibiting ethical and professional conduct at all time. Maintains confidentiality of information exposed to in the course of business regarding students, supervisors or other employees. Additional significant duties will be assigned (based on qualifications and departmental need). Other duties as assigned by Head Women’s Hockey Coach or Director of Athletics.
The qualified candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree plus previous collegiate or junior level playing required. Candidate must demonstrate knowledge of NCAA Division III philosophy, recruitment, rules and regulations. Must have willingness to work nights and weekends. Candidate must demonstrate great organizational skills in addition to writing and typing skills, interpersonal skills, and superior leadership skills. Valid driver’s license is required. There must be willingness to support the Mission and Core Values of the University.
Please submit a cover letter, resume, and name, address and telephone number of three references to MUApplicants@marianuniversity.edu. Please use ‘GA Women’s Hockey Coach’ in the subject line of the email.
Founded as Marian College in 1936 by the Congregation of Sisters of St. Agnes, Marian University is a co-educational, Catholic University that inspires personal and professional success through an engaging, values-based education. With the average class size of 14 students and a student-to-faculty ratio of 11:1, students at Marian University partake in multiple cooperative, hands-on learning exper...iences that allow for integrated classroom theory and practical work experience. Marian University students graduate well-prepared to begin exciting careers in their fields or for admission to rigorous graduate and professional programs across the nation.