Do you love the outdoors and seek the opportunity to share that passion with young adults? Roanoke College has an exciting opening for Assistant Director of Campus Recreation – Outdoor Adventures. This NEW position will have the opportunity to identify, develop, and lead a variety of outdoor adventure programming. From freshman pre-orientation programs to summer programs for youth, this full-time, 12 month benefitted position will allow you the opportunity to strengthen and refine our existing program as you interact with the campus community to identify opportunities and fill those needs. Qualified applicants will have prior experience planning and leading outdoor activities and possess a Bachelor’s in a related field. Because safety of our students and participants is of utmost importance, applicants must be certified or willing to become certified as a Wilderness First Responder and in CPR/AED. Additional certifications such as single pitch instructor, swift water rescue, or others are preferred. Applicants must pass a background check and motor vehicle record check. For full job details and to apply, please visit our website, www.roanoke.edu/jobs. EOE
About Roanoke College
Roanoke College is a private, liberal arts college of 2,000 students, which hosts a Phi Beta Kappa chapter and has been repeatedly recognized by U.S. News as one of the top five “up and coming” national liberal arts colleges. The College has experienced steady growth over the past two decades and is financially stable and strong. It is located in Salem, VA, an attractive small city in the Roanoke metropolitan area. With a population of 200,000, the metropolitan area is western Virginia's cultural, business, medical, and outdoor recreation center. Mountain views surround the campus and the Blue Ridge Parkway and Appalachian Trail are nearby.