Coaching, Coaching - Bowling, Coaching - Soccer, Coaching - Wrestling
4 Year Degree
Ottawa University, Kansas (NAIA) currently seeks qualified candidates to fill its open Graduate Assistant coaching positions for 2019-20, as well as its athletic training position.
Open Graduate Assistant Positions: M/W Track and Field (Throws/Jumps), Softball (Pitching Preferred), M/W Bowling, Athletic Training, Women’s Wrestling, Women’s Soccer, Men’s Volleyball.
The selected candidates will be granted tuition waiver (18 credit hours per year) for one of Ottawa University’s graduate programs, a partial meal allowance and a bi-weekly living stipend (renewable for a second year as qualified).
The successful coaching candidate will assist the head coach in various aspects of the program with responsibilities including coaching, practice organization and implementation, conditioning supervision, event management responsibilities, transportation, recruitment, equipment control and inventory, and academic monitoring and mentoring. Evidence of extensive specific sport experience (playing and/or coaching) is required and a background in strength and conditioning is preferred. All qualified applicants should be fully dedicated to instilling the NAIA Champions of Character values into their coaching style and expectations of players both on and off the field.
Other Position Specific Details:
Track and Field: Special consideration will be given to applicants with Throws/Jumps Experience.
Softball: Special consideration will be given to applicants with Pitching Experience.
Athletic Training: Applicant must be BOC certified and eligible for licensure in the state of Kansas.
Ottawa University celebrates and prizes the diversity of its students, faculty, staff and Board of Trustees. In keeping with its Mission Statement, the University is called to actively foster an environment of awareness, appreciation, and intentional inclusivity. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from members of underrepresented groups and strongly encourage them to apply.
Application requirements include a completed online Application for Employment at www.ottawa.edu\careers . Interested and qualified candidates should attach a resume, letter of interest and the names of three professional references as a part of the submission of the application for employment. The review of applications will begin immediately.
Ottawa University is committed to equal employment opportunity and does not unlawfully discriminate in recruitment or employment on the basis of race, age, sex, color, religion, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.
About Ottawa University
Ottawa University is a liberal arts Institution located in Ottawa, Kansas which competes in 29 intercollegiate athletic programs and is a member of the NAIA and Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference (KCAC). The mission of Ottawa University is to build on its foundation as a Christ-inspired community of grace and open inquiry. Ottawa University prepares professional and liberal arts graduates for lifetimes of personal significance, vocational fulfillment, and service to God and humanity.