InterMat Job Board

Men's Wrestling: Graduate Assistant Position

Posted about 7 months ago by mtomke

If you have questions, please contact Maurie Tomke, Head Men's Wrestling Coach,

Waldorf University (NAIA) in Forest City, Iowa, seeks applicants for a Graduate Assistant in the Men's Wrestling program. The Graduate Assistant appointment includes an online graduate tuition waiver over 12 consecutive online academic terms and a monetary stipend of $1,000 per month for up to 18 months over the course of the educational program. An anticipated work/stipend schedule will be determined based on start date which typically follows the academic calendar periods between August and May. Optional on-campus housing (basic residence hall room) included and meal plan options available.

Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to, assisting in monitor the academic progress of student athletes, overseeing weight training and conditioning sessions, performing individual skill development workouts, conducting film exchange, onsite coaching duties, learning and involvement in all phases of the recruiting process, and other duties as assigned by the head coach.

Must have prior collegiate wrestling experience as coach or player,
A dedication to students, and an interest in pursuing a career in coaching
A valid driver’s license with a good driving record
interest in pursuing a career in Athletic Coaching and/or Administration
Evenings and weekend travel is required
Completion of Bachelor’s degree meeting acceptance standards of our graduate program (by start date)
Anticipated Assistantship Start Date: ASAP

Application: for consideration all candidates must apply through the website and upload their resume, cover letter and contact information for two professional references. Review of candidates will begin immediately and will be based on materials submitted through application site/process.

Any employment offer is contingent on Waldorf or CSU Online Graduate School acceptance* and a background check. No phone calls or emailed applications please.

*The graduate program(s) available for this position are solely online. At this time, we are not able to support the immigration status of F1 or J1 visa holders as graduate assistants due to the online only nature of our graduate coursework.