Located 25 miles southwest of Chicago, Lewis University is a comprehensive, Catholic and Lasallian university, where the traditions of liberal learning and preparation for professional work come together to give the university its educational identity and focus. We serve a diverse student population and our values are based upon the beliefs and educational philosophy of St. John Baptist De La Salle, founder of the De La Salle Christian Brothers. For additional information, please see http://www.lewisu.edu.
The Student Recreation and Fitness Center seeks a qualified individual to fill the Graduate Assistant position. The Graduate Assistant will assist in the management of the Center which includes a 45,000 square foot fieldhouse, 200 meter track, 4 multi-purpose courts, 25 yard pool, fitness center, free weight area and aerobics studio. This position includes a generous stipend, plus graduate tuition.
Provide practice and game supervision and presence at Sport Club home events.
Assist with marketing initiatives and growth strategies for Sport Clubs.
Assist with Sport Club team travel when needed.
Assist with leadership development of Sport Club officers.
Assist with the coordination of club sport training and risk management.
Assist with the collection and tracking of all team paperwork (rosters, waivers, travel etc.).
Assist with organization, inventory and maintenance of all Club Sports equipment and supplies.
Assist with the coordination of facilities, athletic trainers, event staff, weekly practices and competitions for Club Sport teams.
Assist with Intramural policy enforcement and evaluation.
Bachelor’s degree required and must be enrolled and maintain academic excellence in one of Lewis University’s graduate programs. CPR and First Aid Certification is required. Must have strong initiative, leadership skills, oral/written skills and interpersonal skills.
Inspired by the University’s Mission values of Wisdom, Knowledge, Justice, Fidelity and Association, the Lewis Community declares that Lewis is a Sanctified Zone where people are committed to working to end racism, bias and prejudice by valuing diversity in a safe and nurturing environment.
Lewis University, sponsored by the De La Salle Christian Brothers, is an equal opportunity employer, and is committed to diversity. Applicants of a diverse background are highly encouraged to apply.
Lewis University is a Division II School located 25 miles SW of Chicago, in Romeoville, IL. Lewis sponsors 18 intercollegiate varsity sports and competes in the Great Lakes Valley Conference and Midwest Intercollegiate Volleyball Association (men's volleyball).