The College at Brockport is in search of an Intramural and Club Sports Graduate Assistant. The College at Brockport State University of New York was founded in 1835, is a nationally recognized four-year comprehensive public college focused on student success. Located in Greater Rochester (Monroe County), the campus is 16 miles from downtown Rochester, and 45 miles east of Buffalo, NY. The department of Campus Recreation provides opportunities to recreate through Informal Recreation, Fitness and Wellness, Club Sports and Intramurals, and Instructional Programs. The Special Events Recreation Center (SERC) opened in the summer of 2012, serves as the home for Campus Recreation and was a NIRSA Outstanding Sports Facility recipient in 2013.
The assistantship requires a minimum 20 hours per week commitment from August 8, 2019 through May 20, 2020.
An annual stipend of $7,500 and an in-state tuition waiver for 9 credit hours (employee is responsible for student fees) per semester. Includes out-of-state tuition.
Travel allocation for professional development and certifications are available per approval of the Director.
The assistantship is eligible for renewal upon a mutual agreement.
Description of Duties
Assist the Coordinator of Intramurals & Club Sports with the supervision, training, and leadership of all Intramurals, Club Sports and student employees.
Participate in orientation, homecoming, departmental special events, and other campus-wide activities.
Serve as the on duty professional one or two nights a week and work weekends as needed.
Assist Facility Coordinator and Ice Arena Manager as needed.
Attend departmental meetings as scheduled.
Assist with program evaluation, revision, and implementation of all rules and policies.
Assist in league and tournament scheduling and management.
Assist with leading and organizing Club Sport Executive Council.
Bachelor's degree required in Recreation, Physical Education, Health Science, Exercise Physiology, Business Administration or related field.
A cumulative undergraduate GPA of at least a 3.0 and admittance into a Graduate program at the College at Brockport
Experience facilitating intramural or club sport events.
Experience in training officials.
Must be able to interact effectively with students, staff, and faculty.
Must also be familiar with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Publisher, social media applications…etc.
Experience working in a Collegiate Recreation setting.
Experience in officiating.
Experience working with Recreation software packages such as IM Leagues, Fusion, Reach, SubitUp, etc.
Certified in CPR/AED and First Aid and/or willing to obtain certification as an instructor.
Application and Inquiries: E-mail resume and cover letter describing your experience and qualifications plus the names and phone numbers of three references to Mick Ballart firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additional Salary Information: $7,500 annual stipend and in-state tuition waiver for 9 credit hours per semester. Includes out-of-state tuition waiver. Travel allocation for professional development and certifications are available per approval of the Director.
About The College at Brockport
The College at Brockport & the Greater Rochester Area
Founded in 1835, The College at Brockport offers both a wide selection of liberal arts majors and a strong group of professional programs. Brockport’s graduate programs constitute the largest graduate division among the SUNY comprehensive colleges. A long-standing leader in international education, Brockport partners with some of the world’s most distinguished institutions including Oxford, Cambridge, Leiden, and Sandstone Universities. The College currently enrolls nearly 7000 undergraduate and 1400 graduate students. The entering first-year students class has an SAT average of over 1100 and an 86 percent first to second year retention rate. Points of pride within Enrollment Management and Student Affairs include our comprehensive student leadership development program; our residential learning program and living-learning communities; our first-year, sophomore and transfer student experience programs; our new special events recreation center; and our divisional assessment efforts. To learn more about The College at Brockport and our division, please explore www.brockport.edu.
Located on the historic Erie Canal, Brockport, N...Y, is just 15 miles west of Rochester and rests on a 435-acre campus that occupies gently rolling terrain and wooded areas. With a population of more than one million, the greater Rochester area is a major business, exporting, cultural, educational, and sporting center that ranks among the upper echelon of large metropolitan areas across the nation. It is home to Fortune 500 companies Bausch & Lomb, Eastman Kodak, and Xerox, as well as other leading international corporations. From the Eastman Theater concert hall, Geva Theater Center (plays), The Little and Dryden Theaters (art and classical movies) and the renowned Strong Museum, to stylish dance clubs, chic restaurants and performance areas – the Festival Tent, Blue Cross Arena, Frontier Field (professional baseball), PAETEC Park (professional soccer), and the Riverside Convention Center – and Rochester’s many urban amenities, make living in the area desirable. Quality schools, affordable city and suburban housing, shopping centers and great opportunities for two career families are abundant.