Graduate Assistant swim coach

Applications due 07/11/20

Job Description:

Date posted: June 25, 2020

Location: Chicago Metropolitan Area, USA

Lewis University is in need of a swimming Graduate Assistant.  GA’s are Assistant Coaches at Lewis.  You will have daily, hands on duties with swimmers.


Position Title Graduate Assistant, Swimming
Position Status Staff Graduate Assistant
Type of Posting Graduate Assistant
FLSA Exempt
Does this position accept online applications? Yes
Position Number GA9911
NBAPOSN Number 9911GA
Job Description Summary The Graduate Assistant for Men’s and Women’s Swimming will assist the head coach in all aspects of the administration of the men’s and women’s swimming programs.

*Please note, the graduate assistant tuition benefit does not apply to the MS, Occupational Therapy or Speech Language Pathology programs.

Responsibilities Responsible to model the University Mission through dedicated job performance, service excellence to constituencies, respectful collaboration, and active support of the University’s Mission in Catholic and Lasallian higher education.

-Practice and game coaching.
-Public Relations.
-Academic Advising.
-As an individual employed in a coach capacity, you are subject to the regulations of the NCAA. If at any time it is determined that you are in violation of such regulations, then by the provision of the NCAA enforcement procedures, you may be subject to corrective disciplinary action, up to and including termination of employment.

Minimum Qualifications Bachelor’s degree. Must be a graduate student in good standing in a degree or certificate program at Lewis University. Playing experience at the college level and the ability to communicate effectively within the educational philosophy of Lewis University required.

Preferred Qualifications
Work hours Part-time; minimum of 20 hours per week

Essential Duties
Hiring Manager John Planek, Roger Karns

How to Apply

Contact the Head Coach, Roger Karns at [email protected]  The position includes tuition in a graduate program and a stipend.

Contact Information

Head Coach Roger Karns

1 University Dr.
Romeoville, IL 60446

phone: 574-518-0578