Assistant Director, Fitness and Wellness
The University of Iowa is seeking qualified candidates for an Assistant Director, Fitness and Wellness in Recreational Services. This position will assist in the daily programming and operations of the Fitness & Wellness program. Responsibilities include supervisory responsibility of fitness student staff; identify and establish diverse specialty programs and outreach opportunities to attract and serve a multi-cultural and multi-generational audience; develop and implement on-going training for the continuing education program to better our fitness team.
Salary and Benefits:
- $46,000 to commensurate
- Fringe benefit package includes 24 days paid vacation; sick leave; health, dental, life and disability insurance options; and generous employer contributions into retirement plans.
- Current certification in CPR, AED and first aid or the ability to obtain within six months of hire.
- Certification with American Council On Exercise (ACE), Aerobics Fitness Association of America (AFAA), American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM), National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) or equivalent.
Applicant credentials are subject to verification. To apply for this position visit our website at https://jobs.uiowa.edu/index.php and search for Requisition #70954. Preferred start date of July 2017; however negotiable.
Building a career and a life at Iowa
At the University of Iowa, we recognize the important relationship between productive careers and quality personal lives. The resources on our Build a Career | Build a Life website are designed to assist you to successfully build a career and build a life. https://worklife.uiowa.edu/
We encourage you to consider a career at the University of Iowa. We are Iowa's largest employer and a university with a world-renowned reputation. On our beautiful campus spanning the Iowa River, our faculty and staff enjoy access to an array of cultural, educational, and recreational activities.
The Department of Recreational Services offers a variety of programs for UI students, faculty/staff and members of the Iowa City community. Program areas include Intramural Sports, Fitness, Lesson Programs, Outdoor Rental Center, Tennis, Rowing, Sport Clubs, Environmental Education, and open recreation. There are seven indoor facilities including the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center, Field House, Hawkeye Tennis & Recreation Center, Fitness East, Beckwith Boathouse, and Recreation Building. Outdoor facilities include the Hawkeye Recreation Fields, Hawkeye Softball Complex, and the 485-acre MacBride Nature Recreation Area. Many of these facilities are multi-use, shared facilities with Athletics and other departments.
The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.