The Catholic University of America is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Graduate Assistant for Softball. Catholic University is located in Washington, D.C. and competes in the Landmark Conference. The successful candidate will assist in coaching the softball program within the philosophy and guidelines set forth by Catholic University, the NCAA, and the Landmark Conference.
Applicants must be accepted and enrolled in a Graduate Program at the Catholic University of America. Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited University as well as a valid driver’s license are required. Previous collegiate playing, coaching/managing, or recruiting experience at an NCAA institution is highly preferred. Applicants must be open to working a combination of mornings, nights, and weekends, with travel for competition and training expected throughout the year.
Duties include but are limited to:
Practice and game preparation, including assisting with line-ups, creating practice plans, and running practice sessions (on field and in weight room).
Coordination of team travel.
Student-athlete academic counseling.
Coordination of community service projects.
Managing team social media.
Assistant in recruiting student-athletes, including emails, phone calls, and on campus visits.
Other duties assigned by the Head Coach and Athletic Department Senior Leadership.
This position provides a stipend and graduate tuition waiver each year (except for the Columbus School of Law and PhD programs). University fees are not included as part of the tuition waiver.
Applicants should provide a cover letter, current resume, and list of three professional references to Assistant AD Jordan Hoover at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Catholic University of America is the national university of the Catholic Church in the United States. It is a Division III institution located in Washington, DC, with 25 varsity intercollegiate teams competing in the Landmark Conference and the Mid-Atlantic Rowing Conference. The Catholic University of America is an affirmative/equal opportunity institution and welcomes applications from women, minorities, Vietnam era veterans, and people with disabilities. All employees must be able to affirm and support the mission of the University in performing their duties.