LeTourneau University, located in Longview, TX is seeking an enthusiastic Graduate Assistant Men's and Women's Track and Field Coach. LETU is a private, Christian, NCAA DIII institution and competes in the American Southwest Conference. The duties include assisting with all phases of the track and field program, with special emphasis on throws and strength and conditioning. Other duties include practice planning, on track and/or field instruction, recruiting, travel plans, and care and inventory of equipment and supplies. The graduate assistant will also assist the head and assistant coaches in the spiritual development of the track and field student-athletes. Summer camps and the teaching of private lessons can earn the candidate additional money. The position is under the direct supervision of the Director of Athletics and the Head Men's and Women's Track and Field Coach.
Bachelor’s degree required with a minimum CGPA of 3.0 to qualify for graduate tuition waiver. Must be accepted to LeTourneau University graduate school of choice. Intercollegiate indoor and/or outdoor track and field experience required. Prefer a two-three year commitment.
Additional Salary Information: Monthly stipend, paid over 12 months, plus LETU graduate school tuition waiver upon acceptance to program
About LeTourneau Universtiy
LeTourneau University is a regionally accredited, interdenominational, evangelical Christian university offering more than 90 graduate and undergraduate academic programs in Aviation & Aeronautical Science, Engineering & Engineering Technology, Teacher Education, Business & Technology, Arts & Sciences, Health Sciences, and Theology & Vocation. The university's 3000 students represent 46 states, 29 foreign countries and more than 50 different denominational groups. Approximately 1300 students live on the 162 acre main campus
located in Longview, Texas. Longview is a progressive hub city with an MSA of 150,000, nestled among beautiful pine-forested hills and lakes of East Texas. it is approximately 120 miles east of Dallas, Texas and 60 miles west of Shreveport, Louisiana.