Texas State University is a member of the Texas State University System, is an equal opportunity educational institution. Its growing reputation for providing a solid and balanced education attracts accomplished students from diverse disciplines. Texas State maintains an atmosphere in which faculty and students take the process of teaching and learning seriously. The University is located in San Marcos, Texas, 35 miles south of Austin and 45 miles north of San Antonio. Texas State has approximately 38,650 students. About Campus Recreation: The Department of Campus Recreation manages the 180,000 square foot Student Recreation Center (SRC), five outdoor field sites, the Aqua Sports Center, Sewell Park, Outdoor Center and University Camp. The Department of Campus Recreation includes a Fitness and Wellness program, Facility Operations, Intramural Sports, Sport Clubs, Outdoor Recreation, Aquatics & Safety and a Student Success program. Graduate assistants are offered professional development within Student Affairs and University committee appointments, special event programming and leadership conferences. Graduate assistants are involved in office meetings, departmental assessments, strategic planning and statistical analysis of programs. Campus Recreation is committed to employing Texas State students and developing them as leaders through their involvement.
Position Available: 3
Aquatics & Safety, Intramural Sports and Outdoor Recreation
Location: San Marcos, Texas Deadline: Open until position filled. Review of applications begins January 15, 2018. Starting Date: July 1, 2018 (negotiable); 2 year position; evaluation required to continue second year. Stipend: $1,317.00 per month; Out of State tuition waiver. Travel Stipend. Graduate Programs: Texas State offers the following graduate programs as common choices for their Graduate Assistants. Application Process: Please designate the assistant ship of your choice and submit a letter of application, resume, name and phone numbers of three references. Graduate Programs Offered:
• M.Ed. – Student Affairs in Higher Education (SAHE)
• M.Ed. Health Education
• M.Ed. Physical Education
• M.S. Athletic Training
• M.S. Exercise and Sports Science
• M.S.R.L.S. Recreation and Leisure Services
• M.S.R.L.S. Recreation and Therapeutic Recreation
M.B.A. Business Administration Additional Information is available at graduate college Texas State University a member of the Texas State University System, is an equal opportunity educational institution. Minimum of 2.75-3.0 GPA in last 60 hours, program dependent. Verify with specific academic program.
Graduate Assistant - Aquatics & Safety
The Aquatics & Safety graduate assistant is responsible for overseeing various aspects of the Aquatics & Safety Program. They will be highly involved in programming and facility aspects of including, but not limited to, personnel management, fiscal management, marketing, assessments, statistics, and risk management. Requirements: certification in or ability to obtain within 3 months of hire, American Red Cross First Aid, CPR/AED and Lifeguard Training. Preference will be given to candidates with American Red Cross certifications in Lifeguard Instructor and Water Safety Instructor. For more information and a complete job description please click here. To apply, please send a letter of application, resume with references, and copies of certifications to Campus Recreation Julie Saldiva via email or call the Texas State Department of Campus Recreation at 512.245.2392.
Graduate Assistant - Intramural Sports
Job responsibilities: The Graduate Assistant for the Intramural sports program will assist the Intramural Sports Assistant Director with the daily operations of the Intramural Sports program. Evening and weekend hours are required. Responsibilities include, but not limited to:
Recruit, hire, train, schedule, supervise, and evaluate:
(15) Intramural Sports Supervisors
(75+) Intramural Sports Officials
(5) Office Assistants
Schedule and manage team leagues and tournaments.
Oversee cash handling procedures, sales, and deposits for income generation of over $39,000 & monitor operations and student wage budget of over $87,000.
Assist with compiling semester and yearly final reports for team leagues and tournaments.
Please check our website www.campusrecreation.txstate.edu to review the complete job description. For additional information and submission of application contact: Trevon Walker or call the Texas State Department of Campus Recreation at 512.245.2392.
Graduate Assistant - Outdoor Recreation-Rock Wall and G.O.A.L. Challenge Course Program
Job Responsibilities: The Graduate Assistant for the Outdoor Recreation program will assist the Director of Campus Recreation and the Coordinator of Outdoor Recreation in the management of a comprehensive RockWall Climbing Center and the Challenge Course program (Group Oriented Achievement and Learning Program - G.O.A.L.) and it's daily operations. Will supervise RockWall and Challenge Course staff along with managing and planning for both areas. Some evening and weekend hours will be required. Other responsibilities include, but not limited to:
Assign staff job responsibilities
Monitor student wage budget
Assist in other program areas
Application review begins immediately. For more information about the program and a complete job description please check our website at www.campusrecreation.txstate.edu for additional information and submission of application contact Dr. Christy Nolan or call the Texas State Department of Campus Recreation at 512.245.2392.