Responsibilities:Assisting the professional staff with the organization and administration of the Recreational Sports Porgram.
The Graduate Assistant will be afforded a variety of experiences within the Sport Club Program.
A. Assist in the organization and administration of the Sport Club Program.
1. Assist the clubs in planning, budgeting and scheduling of their activities and competitions.
2. Develop leadership training and orientation sessions for club leaders.
3. Organize, schedule and direct the sport club meetings.
4. Orient existing clubs and new clubs with the University policies and procedures.
5. Assist in the promotion and marketing of the Sport Club Program.
6. Supervise Sport Club activities and competitions.
7. Other duties as assigned.
B. Assist with research and evaluation of programs and staff. Compile data and report information.
1. Update student employee performance evaluations and assist with the evaluations each semester.
2. Develop surveys for evaluation of programs and services. Develop method to distribute surveys to students, faculty, and staff. Compile data. Develop method to report results.
3. Compile statistics for the activities each week and report on fluctuations of attendance.
4. Compile inventory at beginning and end of each semester. Report stolen or lost items.
5. Assist with the Risk Management of the program, completing a safety audit, and reporting results.
6. Complete a semester and annual report to include participation statistics, number of accidents and incidents.
1. A bachelor’s degree in Recreation, Kinesiology, Health Promotion or related field.
2. Experience or general knowledge in sport club management, supervising employees, training employees, or related area of recreation.
3. Acceptance and admittance into the University of North Texas graduate School, as a full time (9 hours or more) graduate student in Recreation, Kinesiology, Health Promotion or related field of study.
4. Strong planning and organizational skills.
5. Strong communication skills.
The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate.
The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.
Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodations in the application process notify Hillary Wells, Assistant Director of Sport Clubs, Recreational Sports, (940) 565-2275 by the application deadline.Applications will be accepted through March 7th, 2018 or until the position is filled. Please send resume, unofficial transcripts and list of references to: email@example.com.
Additional Salary Information: Terms of Appointment:August 13, 2018-May 31, 2019.This is a 9-month appointment with the possibility of a second year appointment. There is an out-of-state tuition waiver and a possible 6 hour tuition scholarship.
About University of North Texas- Recreational Sports
The University of North Texas is a thriving, student-centered university with a legacy of excellence in a broad range of academic areas. A nationally recognized institution with highly rated programs, UNT enrolls more than 36,000 students. UNT is a research institution and stands as the most comprehensive university in the Dallas-Fort Worth region. UNT is located in Denton, Texas which is 45 minutes north of both Dallas and Forth Worth.
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