Edgewood College seeks qualified candidates for the position of Graduate Assistant serving as one of three assistants for the Women’s Basketball program. This is a ten-month position with a full tuition waiver (18 credit hours per year) and meal stipend
Ability to participate in practice and drills
Individual workouts with players
Instruction and assistance with two weeks of summer basketball camp
Game film study and preparation
Game day meal planning and organization
Investment in lives and growth of student-athletes
Assisting head coach in all phases of student-athlete mentoring and evaluation
Other administrative duties as assigned.
Necessary Education or Work Experience:
The qualified candidate must be admitted to the graduate program at Edgewood College before they will be considered.
Required Knowledge and Skills:
Candidates should also have a strong undergraduate academic record, collegiate playing experience, and advanced skill and/or teaching/coaching experience
Edgewood College, an Equal Opportunity Employer, is committed to academic excellence through diversity in its faculty, staff, and students. Candidates must demonstrate multicultural competence - the awareness, knowledge, and skills needed to work with others who are culturally different from self in meaningful, relevant, and productive ways. Applicants from traditionally underrepresented populations including women and racial and ethnic minorities are especially encouraged to apply. The selected candidate must actively support the mission of the College by working with faculty, staff and students to share in our core values - truth, compassion, justice, partnership, and community.
Internal Number: GWBC
About Edgewood College
Located in Madison, WI, Edgewood College is a liberal arts Catholic college in the Dominican tradition, with 2,500 undergraduate and graduate students. It offers more than 40 academic and professional programs, including master’s degrees in business, education, nursing, and other fields, and a doctoral degree in educational leadership. Edgewood is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.
Edgewood College has been named to the 2012 'Best National Universities' list by U.S. News & World Report and this honor is the most recent in a series of national recognitions for Edgewood College. Since August 2011, the College has been named as a "Best in the Midwest" college by Princeton Review and as one of America's best colleges by Forbes Magazine.
Successful candidates will have a demonstrated commitment to promoting diversity, inclusion, and multicultural competence in an educational and work environment and must be willing to contribute to the College’s strategic plan of inclusion