The Department of Recreation & Wellness at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro is seeking applicants for a Competitive Sports Internship for the 2018-2019 School Year. Interns will be expected to work an average of 20 hours per week with a maximum of 28. Work will consist of roughly half the hours being regular business hours and half occurring during the weekend and evening hours weekly.
COMPETITIVE SPORTS INTERN The Intern for Competitive Sports is responsible for assisting with the day to day management and development of the competitive sports program. Including daily and weekend events within intramural and club sports across various facilities around campus.
Duties include but not limited to:
Work directly with the Competitive Sports Coordinator and Assistant Director
Assist in development of an Intramural Sports Staff (Supervisors, Officials) including recruiting, hiring, training, and evaluation of personnel / payroll
Promoting and marketing
League scheduling / administration / record keeping
Assist with disciplinary meetings
Foster student development
Develop and lead staff training / in-services
Provide on-site evaluation of staff
Coordinate Club Sport events
Participate in department level programs and initiatives
Maintain student employee files and payroll
Maintain student employee certifications
Assist with evaluation of risk management protocols and administer employee audits
Other Administrative Duties:
Assist with writing and evaluating learning outcomes
Assist with compiling end of year report to include demographic information and program statistics
Assist with special events to include Fall Kickoff, SOAR, Homecoming, and Jack Cooke Golf Classic
Active involvement with NIRSA Regional and National events including Championship Series and NOCRSA State events
Actively contribute to the Campus Recreation Student Leadership Team and possibly specific staff committee
The University: The University of North Carolina Greensboro and the Department of Recreation & Wellness completed construction and began operations of the Leonard J. Kaplan Center for Wellness (216,000sq ft.) in August 2016. The University of North Carolina at Greensboro is a world-class, research intensive, regional University with a diverse portfolio of expertise and a particular focus on fostering healthy lives, vibrant communities and global connections. UNCG is a leading institution within the 17-campus University of North Carolina System. Recognized for its programs in the Visual and Performing Arts; Nursing; Business; Education; Life and Physical Sciences; and Health and Human Sciences, UNCG continues to grow its enrollment and enjoys the most diverse student populations of all the UNC system universities. With more than 20,000 students, UNCG has a significant and positive impact in North Carolina and the Greensboro/Triad area in particular. UNCG is nationally recognized for its distance learning initiative and serves many rural areas of North Carolina with its highly rated online educational programs. Established in 1892, the University of North Carolina at Greensboro was founded as the first public university in North Carolina for women. In 1963 the school became co-educational, but the legacy of providing both opportunity and excellence continues today.
Deadline: Confidential review of applications will begin immediately with preference given to applications received by May 27, 2018 at 12:00 midnight EST
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro is committed to equality of employment opportunity and does not discriminate against applicants or employees based on race, color, creed, national origin, religion, gender, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, political affiliation, or sexual orientation. Moreover, the University of North Carolina at Greensboro is committed to recruiting and advancing women and minorities at all faculty/staff levels. EOE AA/M/F/D/V
Application Process: Submit letter of application, resume and list of 3 references via email to the appropriate contact below (Do not apply through Bluefishjobs.com).
Experience with a university recreation setting and officiating knowledge.
Bracketing and scheduling experience
Rules evaluation and creation
American Red Cross First Aid/CPR for the Professional Rescuer Instructor certification
Additional Salary Information: Estimated 20 hrs/wk for the School year on average. $13.80/hr and maximum of 28 hours per week. Possible funding specifically for related certifications and professional development opportunities beyond those required.
About UNCG Dept. of Rec & Wellness
Founded in 1891, the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) is a large, urban, public research university with an enrollment of 18,500 students on 210 acres in Greensboro, North Carolina. The population of Greensboro is approximately 275,000, with a metropolitan population in the Piedmont Triad area of 1.7 million. Greensboro offers a superior quality of life, four moderate seasons, excellent schools, and access to arts, outstanding medical care, and an exceptional collegiate environment, with seven colleges or universities in Greensboro. Greensboro benefits from expanding logistics, medical, manufacturing, and educational industries, including an international airport. UNCG is classified by the Carnegie Foundation as a High Research Activity University.