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Debate Coach

Position Deleted on 10/23/2012. This position is no longer an active posting on HigherEdJobs.
Washington, DC
Admin - Student Affairs and Services
Full Time
Work Location Detail Media & Public Affairs Building,805 21st Street, NW Suite 400, Washington DC 20052
Assigned Organizational Area: University
Campus Location: Foggy Bottom
Division/Vice President: Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs (AA)
College/School/Department: Columbian College of Arts & Sciences (CCAS)

Internal Applicants Only? No
Position Type: Administrative/Professional
Posting Number: Staff - 001726
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time
Work Schedule: 8:30 to 5:30, Monday to Friday with some evening and weekend hours
Total Hours Per Week: 40
Pay Grade: 17
Recruitment Salary Range: Commensurate with experience
Job Open Date: 10/09/2012
Open Until Filled: Yes


Required Licenses/Certifications and other Specific Requirements:
Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, Sex Offender Registry Search, and Prior Employment Verification, Credit

If other was selected above, or there are special requirements, please explain.
This is a 2-year employment with the possibility of renewal contingent upon funding availability.

If temporary, grant funded or limited term appointment, position funded until:

Emergency Designation:


Ad Statement:
Founded in 1821, GW is the largest institution of higher education in the District of Columbia, to include ten academic units, with a full-time equivalent enrollment of a little over 20,000 students and approximately 11,000 full-time and part-time employees (faculty and staff). The George Washington University is a community dedicated to learning, communication,respect, service and teamwork. As one of the largest private employers in the District of Columbia, the university seeks employees who support the teaching, research, and public service mission of the university.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree, or higher, in an appropriate area of specialization plus four (4) years of appropriate experience.Degree requirements may be substituted with an equivalent combination of education, training and

  • GW Debate Coaching, Tournament Competition and Travel: Organizes and leads team meetings and practices; prepares team for debate tournaments; arranges logistics and reservations for travel; accompanies debate team and coach at 12-14 tournaments per year)
  • GW Debate Research, Prep And Team Development: Develops research plans, conducts original research and review and provides feedback on weekly assignments by GWDebaters; provides one-on-one feedback; organizes summer skills sessions for incoming and returning team members
  • GW Debate Team Administration: Manages the Debate Program budget, processes travel invoicing and payments, and handle recruitment for the program.
  • GW Debate Team Outreach: Leads fundraising, engagement and profile-raising among relevant professional, alumni, academic and other communities.

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
The George Washington University is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action institution.
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