The graduate assistant for Women's Lacrosse will be involved with the day-to-day administration of a Division II athletic program and must attend all athletic-related activities as required. The graduate assistant must be enrolled in an approved graduate program at Concordia University, St. Paul and must be making satisfactory progress toward that degree. The graduate assistant will support the mission and values of CSP and perform duties as assigned that enhance the overall educational experience of CSP Women's Lacrosse student-athletes.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES: 1) Administration: Attend and participate in staff meetings (compliance, practice planning, academic strength conditioning, individual skill instruction), assist with travel arrangements for competition, and other administrative duties as assigned. 2) Technical Instruction: Attend all practices and games, assist in creating practice plans, implement game plan-oriented drills, prepare game plans for opposing teams, prepare and edit game film and scouting reports, oversee specific sport positions. 3) Recruiting: Manage recruiting database, correspond with prospective student-athletes; meet with recruits and families when needed; evaluate talent of prospective student-athletes, manage social media presence as assigned. 4) Other sport-specific duties as assigned. 5) Abide by NCAA, NSIC, and CSP rules and regulations.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelor's degree required. Admitted into CSP Graduate program REQUIRED.
SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION: The mission of Concordia University, St Paul, a university of The Lutheran Church- Missouri Synod, is to prepare students for thoughtful and informed living, for dedicated service to God and humanity, and for enlightened care of God's creation, all within the context of the Christian gospel. This mission is rooted in academic excellence and Christian vocation.
The vision of Concordia University, Saint Paul, is to be acknowledged as the leading Lutheran university offering exceptional opportunities for students from all backgrounds who seek relevant career preparation and a challenging academic experience coupled with the insights of Lutheran theology.
Promise to Students – Concordia University, Saint Paul, empowers you to discover and engage your purpose for life, career and service, in a dynamic, multicultural, urban environment, where Christ is honored, all are welcome, and Lutheran convictions inform intellectual inquiry and academic pursuits.
Concordia University owns a 41-acre campus just West of Downtown St. Paul with easy access to light-rail and bus transportation. Only blocks away from popular Summit and Grand Avenues, restaurants, shopping, and cultural activities abound. Concordia is known to have one of the most racially and ethnically diverse university student bodies in the state of Minnesota.
In keeping with the mission of our Lutheran University, candidates who are active in their Christian faith are encouraged to apply. For more information about Concordia University, St. Paul, visit: https://www.csp.edu/about/mission-vision-promise/.