Graduate Assistant Coach

  • East Texas Baptist University
  • Marshall, TX, USA
  • 13 May, 2024
Full time Coaching Soccer Coach

Job Description

The East Texas Baptist University Women’s Soccer program seeks a Graduate Assistant Soccer Coach for the upcoming season.

Requirements/Qualifications: A Bachelor’s Degree is required.  Applicant must be able to be accepted into one of ETBU’s Graduate Program. Prior coaching experience or collegiate playing experience is required. 

Responsibilities: The Graduate Assistant Coach shall understand and abide by the philosophy and procedures of East Texas Baptist University.  He/she shall assist the Head Coach with coaching, teaching and recruiting responsibilities and in any other capacity the Head Coach deems appropriate.  These tasks include but are not limited to:

  • Know and abide by the rules and regulations set forth by the American Southwest Conference, the National Collegiate Athletic Association, and East Texas Baptist University.
  • The Graduate Assistant Coach shall be actively involved in the academic and spiritual development of student athletes and shall set a positive example as a role model for all students.
  • The Graduate Assistant Coach shall aid the Head Coach in the recruitment and retention of quality athletes.
  • The Graduate Assistant Coach shall support the efforts of the Head Coach to maximize the effectiveness of practice sessions.
  • The Graduate Assistant Coach shall aid the Head Coach in accurate record-keeping and assist with publicity for the sport in which they coach.
  • The Graduate Assistant Coach shall maintain all equipment used by the team and assist the Head Coach in making certain all facilities are maintained properly.                                                                           
  • The Graduate Assistant Coach shall help student-athletes on an as-needed basis in order to maintain academic excellence in the classroom.
  • The Graduate Assistant Coach shall assist in the organization of and shall participate in all fund-raising activities for the sport in which he/she coaches.