The University of Tennessee Recreational Sports Department has openings for incoming graduate students who want to join our professional team. Candidates must have experience in the administration of a Recreational Sports program in a university recreation setting; demonstrated programming, organizational and management skills; strong interpersonal and communication skills are essential as is the ability to work independently.
Graduate Assistant position openings are available in the following areas for the July 2018 - June 2019 period, “at will” position, renewable with option for 2nd year. A stipend of $1,300/month, $15,600/year with tuition waiver provided (in or out of state), plus Student Health Insurance.
Student Staff Development & Promotions
Visit employment section at our website http://recsports.utk.edu/about/employment/ for full descriptions of each available graduate assistantship.
To assure full consideration, a letter of interest summarizing qualifications and relevant experience; resume; copy of transcripts; and names, addresses, and phone numbers of three references should be sent to the designated RecSports Professional at the University of Tennessee, 2111 Volunteer Blvd., Knoxville, TN 37996 or the email address provided in the job description link on the website http://recsports.utk.edu/about/employment/
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The Recreational Sports Department at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville provides opportunities for the social and physical development of students through: aquatics, facilities operations, fitness, informal recreation, intramurals, outdoor recreation and sport clubs. It is a department of the Dean of Students Office and serves students, faculty, and staff of the university community by providing a wide variety of programs and well-maintained facilities for almost any sport or fitness oriented person.