Recreation Services at Emporia State University is currently accepting applications for an Intramural Sports Graduate Assistant position. Admission to the graduate school is required before a formal offer can be made. You can learn more about Emporia State University, graduate school application, admission standards, and Master’s Degree program here: http://www.emporia.edu/grad/
Job Summary: Graduate Assistant will oversee undergraduate student supervisors and sport officials. Position requires approximately 20 hours per week and a willingness to work evenings and weekends.
Representative Duties: Assist with Intramural Sports program development - Daily Intramural Sports activities administration - Special event coordination and administration – Recruiting, hiring, training and development of supervisors/officials - Develop and implement departmental assessment practices - Provide reviews of assessment tools and data - Daily reports review and follow-up - Other duties as assigned.
Requirements: Must have a strong officiating background in flag football, volleyball, basketball, soccer and/or softball. The candidate must have two years of experience officiating and/or supervising Intramural Sports activities.
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities/Other Characteristics: Individual should have excellent skills in training/evaluating/assessment of officiating skills and mechanics; knowledge of basic sport rules; must have exceptional oral and written communication skills; must have basic computer skills and willingness to work evenings, weekends and early mornings (when needed)
Application Deadline: For best consideration, apply by March 24th, 2019. Open until filled.
Anticipated Start Date: August 1, 2019 - 10 month appointment or hourly summer employment leading up to appointment.
Compensation Information: Tuition waivers are granted to cover nine credits of course work during the fall and spring semesters, a $7,344 stipend from August to May and an option for summer employment. Graduate students have access to health insurance through the University. Graduate student is responsible for paying his/her own fees. Professional development assistance is available. We offer stipends for travel, which must include presentations/volunteering at state, regional, and national conferences.
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About Emporia State University
Emporia State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, national origin, ethnicity, religion, gender, sex, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other factors which cannot be considered by law. http://www.emporia.edu. Offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a satisfactory criminal background check as required by Board of Regents policy.