Grand Canyon University is currently seeking a part-time Graduate Assistant. Under the supervision of the Intramural Coordinator, the Graduate Assistant for Intramural Sports should help in administration of the day to day operations and supervision of the program. This position will be required to work 20 hours per week. Help assist the planning and promoting of all Intramural Sports programs, and help oversee the undergraduate student staff that works for the Intramural department.
Provide assistance in planning and supervising intramural sports activities.
Supervise Intramural activities that take place in the evenings and some weekends.
Help in scheduling the intramural student workers and supervisors in their weekly game assignments.
Provide supervision and leadership with undergraduate intramural student workers and supervisors.
Take inspection and inventory of Intramural equipment to ensure that needs are being met and all equipment is safe and ready for use, and report any issues to the Intramural Coordinator for follow up.
Assist in marketing intramural programs that may include helping with social media strategies and researching and implementing new marketing trends to help grow student involvement.
Research new program ideas that could be implemented into intramural sports.
Listen and respond to student participation feedback, questions or concerns.
All other tasks assigned by Intramural Coordinator or Campus Recreation Director.
Must be accepted and enrolled into graduate program: MBA, MED, MS(Leadership) or MS(Organizational Leadership and Entrepreneurship).
Must be able to maintain academic GPA of 3.0.
Knowledge of operation procedures of recreational facilities.
Valid driver’s license and clean driving record.
Must be able to pass a background check.
Must be able to lawfully accept employment in the U.S.
Work during normal business hours, maximum of 20 hours per week
Provide a positive example to students by supporting the University’s Doctrinal Statement, Ethical Position Statement and Mission of Grand Canyon University.
Internal Number: R000021716
About Grand Canyon University
Why Grand Canyon University?
History of Grand Canyon University
More Than 65 Years of Excellence
Grand Canyon University is Arizona’s premier, private Christian university where students find their
purpose in pursuit of their dreams. GCU was founded in 1949 as Grand Canyon College in Prescott, AZ.
During its early years, Grand Canyon developed a strong reputation for quality education in teaching, nursing, health care and fine arts. After transitioning into Grand Canyon University and relocating to Phoenix, the university rapidly grew in the higher education landscape.
GCU now serves as a leading non-profit institute where students thrive academically, personally and spiritually on the university’s vibrant campus with state-of-the-art facilities and online through its innovative digital platform. With a $1 billion investment, GCU has been able to build new technology infrastructure, offer in-demand STEM programs, expand academic offerings and more, while committing to its mission based on a Christian worldview.
Exciting Growth & Expansion
GCU is experiencing an era of transformation and rapid growth that’s exciting not only for our students and local community, bu...t for our faculty and employees too! Our vibrant campus in the heart of Phoenix continues to grow with new classroom buildings, amenities and state-of-the-art facilities like GCU Stadium and Brazell Field at GCU Ballpark for game days like no other. We continue to expand our catalog of online and campus offerings in high-demand fields, impact the community with our GCU enterprises and focus on our commitment to service by revitalizing the community.
Thriving Work Environment
We welcome new talent to explore rewarding opportunities and the chance to be a part of something great. Here, you’ll join a fast-paced culture that values our Christian principles and work among teams enthusiastic about making a difference. You’ll be surrounded by colleagues who share your drive, push to raise the bar and exceed expectations within an energized and innovative work setting. Whether you’re pursuing a faculty or a position at one of the enterprises, you will play an important role in our mission to elevate higher education and help GCU students find their purpose, as your find yours at GCU too.
Generous Benefits & Special Perks
Take advantage of GCU’s full range of benefits including medical, dental, vision, life and disability
insurance, flexible spending accounts, a 401(k) savings plan, team-building activities, discounted event tickets, gyms in every location, financial planning services and worship events.
Working at GCU offers more than just a paycheck and generous benefits, it offers the opportunity to contribute toward the greater good and experience something greater than yourself. In addition to four weeks of paid time off within the first year, employees may take up to two additional paid days off to volunteer. Many employees choose to volunteer with GCU’s partner Habitat for Humanity and support this great cause benefitting our neighborhoods. GCU has currently renovated over 170 homes with a goal to rehabilitate 700 homes, and employees have volunteered 6,400 hours of their time.
Our commitment to education also extends to our employees and their families. We create pathways for employees to progress their career here, as well as continue their education for career advancement. Full-time employees may participate in an Education Tuition Discount Program that offers up to 100% of tuition costs for themselves and/or two family members.
We invite you to be a part of this exciting, unprecedented era of transformation! Help shape the futures of our students, university, community—and your own. Find Your Purpose at GCU. For more information, visit gcu.edu