Graduate Assistant – Concordia University-Ann Arbor

School: Concordia University-Ann Arbor
Position: Graduate Assistant
Organization: NAIA
Conference: WHAC
Description:

Concordia is a Christian university affiliated with the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod. Please include a statement of faith in your cover letter.

The graduate assistant coach position provides leadership and assists in the overall coaching, management and administration of the women’s basketball program. There is a high level of involvement and responsibility given to this position. Candidates for this position should have a desire to one day be a head coach and are interested in gaining insight/experience in ALL areas of a collegiate women’s basketball program.

Responsibilities include:

  • Program Organization and Administration
    • Academic Assistance: Weekly Check-In’s & Study Table Liaison
    • Program calendar and scheduling point of contact
    • Assist in Concordia Football Game-Day Operations at Home Games
    • Facilitate Ordering and Design of all team gear and team stores
  • Recruiting Assistance
    • Main point of contact for portion of recruits
    • Assist with on-campus and off-campus recruit experiences
    • Travel/attend spring & summer AAU events, as well as high school & Junior College games in fall/winter.
    • Assist in maintaining recruit database and questionnaire systems
  • Scouting/Opponent Preparation
    • Lead coach on portion of season scouts
    • Ability to utilize JustPlay resources to complete scout preparation
    • Ability to utilize SynergySports software to complete scout preparation
    • Ability to recognize opponent tendencies, schemes, and personnel as deemed fit to help prepare team for success in upcoming games
    • Ability to lead film sessions and on-court walk throughs
  • On-Court Responsibilities
    • Willingness/ability to lead small group skill sessions
    • Willingness/ability to be vocal and take ownership of practice and positional success
  • Practice and Game Day Preparation
    • Ensuring court, film room, etc. are prepared prior to the start of practice, etc. (clock, film software, team equipment)
    • Ensuring all aspects of WBB program are prepared for game day both home and away
      • Home: Pass list, team meals, uniforms, etc.
      • Away: Team travel equipment, team meals, team uniforms, etc.
  • Off-Season/Summer Camp & Fundraising Assistance
  • Head Coach for Concordia JV Team
  • Adhere to NAIA and WHAC regulations
Applicant Information:

Send resume and cover letter (include statement of faith) to Head Coach, Kiefer Haffey: [email protected]

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