Position: Graduate Assistant available for Fall and Spring semester and would include working 300 hours, $2,000 stipend and 6 credit waiver. Duties: Primary responsibilities include: Assisting the head coach attracting, recruiting and retaining student-athletes who fit the educational mission of The Sage Colleges. The position requires the development of an intercollegiate athletic experience, which emphasizes high levels of academic and athletic performance in an appropriate balance Specific coaching responsibilities include: •Game and practice preparation, coaching, and travel •Training, practice development and organization •Recruitment efforts to possibly include travel, phone contacts, mailings and networking •Attending and participating in admission’s recruiting activities •Tracking recruiting efforts •Compliance with NCAA and conference legislation •Fundraising for team activities •Attending coaches meetings and other departmental meetings •Other duties as assigned by the Head Coach and/or the Director of Athletics
Position Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree. Highly organized, detail oriented individual; proficiency in Word and Excel required; experience with Front Rush software preferred; previous experience in college athletic setting preferred; ability to work nights and weekends
About The Sage Colleges
The Sage Colleges is a dynamic, comprehensive college of approximately 2,900 students. Through a strong liberal education curriculum and progressive academic programs, The Sage Colleges serves traditional students and working professionals who pursue bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees on campuses in Troy and Albany, NY. The Sage Colleges also offers online programs. Founded in 1916 as a "School of Practical Arts," Russell Sage College has consistently been ranked in the top ten colleges in the Northeast by U.S. News & World Report. Sage has also been recognized as a "New York College of Distinction" for the third year in a row.