Campus Recreation & Intramurals (CRI) has the following Wellness Graduate Assistantship (1 position) available for the 2017-2018 academic year. Assistantships are renewable for a second year.
The University Wellness Program Graduate Assistant will be responsible for assisting with the planning, scheduling, administration, management, supervision, and facilitation of programming across the seven dimensions of wellness; assisting with the planning, preparing and facilitation of collaborative academic and wellness activities, administrative duties, completing assessments and reports, data collection and analysis; assisting with the daily administration of program activities, UWP special events, meetings, and committees and perform other duties as assigned. The applicant should have a strong background in at least one of the following areas: counseling, psychology, program development and facilitation, research, and/or education. This position will require some weekend and evening commitments.
The Graduate Assistant for the University Wellness Program (UWP) will assist the UWP Director in the overall organization and administration of a comprehensive campus-wide program. The UWP takes a comprehensive view of wellness, encompassing seven dimensions: emotional, environmental, intellectual, occupational, physical, social, and spiritual. Collaboration with student organizations and groups, departments, and offices on campus are central to the facilitation of the UWP. The UWP is housed in Campus Recreation and Intramurals.
Contact: Michele Martin, email@example.com
APPLICATION PROCESS: Preference will be given to applications received by February 17, 2017; however, applications will be accepted until positions are filled. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and names and phone numbers of three references by e-mailing your application to Michele Martin. Please include current cumulative GPA and GRE scores. No applications submitted on bluefishjobs.com will be reviewed.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree in related field, admission into a Georgia Southern graduate program, demonstrated knowledge or experience in wellness or related programming, excellent verbal and written communication skills, and professionalism and willingness to learn.
STIPEND: $7,750 for a 9-month appointment and a full tuition waiver. Student is responsible for activity fees and books. Professional development funding and summer employment are available.
START DATE: July 31, 2017
FOR MORE INFORMATION: Please visit our website at recreation.georgiasouthern.edu/graduate-assistantships for complete assistantship descriptions, including position qualifications and requirements, stipend, full job description, and application process and deadlines for the College of Graduate Studies. Jack N. Averitt College of Graduate Studies information is available at cogs.georgiasouthern.edu.