University Recreation, Program Manager-Student Development
Texas Tech University
Location: Lubbock, Texas
Type: Full Time
•$48,500: Based upon years of experience, education, and current certifications/licenses
•Texas Tech University provides a comprehensive benefits package including: Outstanding options and access to medical and dental physicians; Flexible spending accounts for medical and dependent care; 403-B retirement plan through the Texas Teachers Retirement Plan; Paid leave; Recognized federal, state and university holiday leave.
•To be considered for this position, all applicants must apply through the Texas Tech University job website using this this link
•For full consideration applicants must apply by April 3, 2023.
•Direct questions to Jared McCauley firstname.lastname@example.org
4 Year Degree
Internal Number: 32550BR
If you are looking to lead rather than follow, then Texas Tech University and University Recreation is the right fit for you! As a team member within the Department of University Recreation you will be afforded opportunities and experiences in leadership, decision making, budget creation, and learning experiences through doing rather than watching from the sidelines. Add to these experiences award-winning facilities and the opportunity to work alongside remarkable leaders in recreation and higher education, we believe you will gain the tools necessary to becoming a trailblazer in the field of fitness, leisure, and recreation!
The Program Manager of Student Development is an essential position within the Department of University Recreation. This person will report to the Director of Marketing, Member Services, and Student Development. UREC hires over 400 students a year and the student development area is responsible for actively recruiting during different intervals throughout the school year and then onboarding those students as they start their UREC journey. ULEAD is also charged with creating and initiating student development programs throughout the academic year, as well as UREC recognition and awards programs and events.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Develop, implement, and evaluate student staff recruitment in multiple areas for University Recreation.
Oversee a diverse student staff (4-8) that implements employee hiring info sessions as well as UREC 101 Onboarding sessions.
Develop and prepare all learning objectives, performance objectives and materials as well as coordinate with other UREC professional staff for All Staff Welcome Kick-off and End of Year Appreciation Banquet.
Develop, implement, and evaluate student enrichment program through collaborations with other student service entities on campus.
Member of the UREC Ad Hoc Assessment Committee.
Assist Director with coordination and implementation of Student Supervisor Development Series.
Develop and execute program specific assessment tools and use feedback to enhance program satisfaction.
Assist with semesterly department events. Examples include Red Raider WelcomeFest, Winter Raider Welcome, NIRSA Day, Random Acts of Kindness Week, etc.
Assist with University Recruiting Events such as Raider Road Shows and Red Raider Orientation.
Represent Texas Tech University and the Department of University Recreation as an engaged member of various national, regional, or state professional organizations.
Complete other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree required.
Previous experience working with a university population.
Strong communication and presentation skills
Leadership and supervisory experience
Ability to work as part of and lead a team that collaborates effectively with colleagues.
Ability to thrive in an environment that values high expectations, accountability, and balanced lifestyle decisions.
Master’s degree in a related field
Three or more years of supervisory experience in facility management and staff supervision.
Experience developing assessment tools, distributing assessments, and collecting data.
Experience developing co-curricular educational programs to meet learning outcomes.
American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED Certification
American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED Instructor certification within one year
• The Texas Tech University System was formed in 1996 and formally established by the State of Texas three years later in 1999. Since its inception, the TTU System has emerged as one of the top public university systems in the nation and is a dynamic force in higher education. Today, the TTU System consists of four component institutions and operates at multiple campuses and academic sites across the state and globe.
•As a public research university, Texas Tech University advances knowledge through innovative and creative teaching, research, and scholarship. The university is dedicated to student success by preparing learners to be ethical leaders for a diverse and globally competitive workforce. The university is committed to enhancing the cultural and economic development of the state, nation, and world.
•Texas Tech University continues to grow and positively impact the region, state, country, and world. Campus leaders focused on student-success through innovation, integrity and collaboration have expanded enrollment to over 40,000.
•Texas Tech University, University Recreation is a recognized leader in the delivery of a comprehensive recreation organization. Blending a...ward winning indoor/outdoor facilities, outstanding professional team of over 28 higher-education and recreation professionals and a diverse line-up of cutting-edge programs and services Recreational Sports welcomed over 910,000 guests to our facilities!