Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning The University of Mary Strength and Conditioning Department is seeking applicants for the graduate assistant position. This is a 12 month position and may be renewed for a second year. Graduate Assistantship in Strength and Conditioning involves assistant coaching responsibilities which may include: Strength and Conditioning Coach for assigned teams, testing and evaluation, communication with sport coaches and athletic training staff, ability to coach and demonstrate Olympic movements, power lifts, and auxiliary movements. Ability to use involving software such as but not limited to Excel, Word, Outlook, power points, and video analysis. A strong desire to coach beyond your GA. Maintain a professional working relationship with members of the University of Mary athletic department and University campus community.
This position also includes:
A stipend is provided
A partial meal plan is provided
One or more of the following certifications: SCCC, CSCS, USAW,or FMS
Undergrad in exercise science or related field of study
Must meet eligibility requirements for admission to Graduate Studies at the University of Mary
Must support higher education in a Benedictine tradition
Upholds and promotes the Christian, Catholic, Benedictine mission of the University of Mary.
Supports the ongoing implementation of Ex Corde Ecclesiae, the apostolic constitution on Catholic colleges and universities.
Builds a culture of ready and earnest hospitality in the office of Athletics and throughout the university in accord with Saint Benedict's admonition that all be received as Christ.
University of Mary Marauders Athletics
The University of Mary is a member of NCAA Division II and the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference and offers eight varsity sports for women and eight for men. U-Mary became an active member of the NCAA in 2007. The process took only three years after the NCAA waived the final two provisional years, making the University of Mary's transition to active membership one of the quickest in the organization's history. The Marauders began competing in the NSIC in the fall of 2006.
Athletics at the University of Mary began in 1970 when Fritz Fell was brought on board to start a men's basketball program. Al Bortke succeed Fell in 1973 as the men's basketball coach and athletic director and over the next 36 years would develop an athletic program that enjoyed tremendous success at the NAIA level and later in NCAA Division II. After achieving a record of 335-156 in 16 years as the men's basketball coach that included 11 20-win seasons, Bortke became U-Mary's first full-time athletic director in 1989. During Bortke's tenure, U-Mary grew from one varsity sport (men's basketball) to 19, as the Marauders athletic program became a national power in the NAIA. A member of both the Marauders and NAIA athletic halls of fame, Bortke spearheaded the University of Mary's move to NCAA Division II.
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We welcome your interest in joining the University of Mary. To apply, email a letter of interest and resume to email@example.com or mail to University of Mary, Attn: Human Resources, 7500 University Drive, Bismarck, ND 58504.