Assistant Director, Recreational Sports and Services (Fitness) - Southern Illinois University-Carbondale in Carbondale Illinois

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Southern Illinois University-Carbondale

Carbondale, Illinois

United States


Detailed Job Description

Southern Illinois University Carbondale announces an opening for the position of Assistant Director, Recreational Sports and Services (Fitness).

Responsibilities: The Assistant Director is responsible for developing, coordinating, and implementation of fitness programming within the department. The position is directly responsible for planning, coordinating, and supervising all non-revenue and revenue-producing programs, staff and equipment related to fitness areas.

Qualifications: Master's degree in Recreation, Health, Physical Education or appropriate related field. Verified minimum 4 years (two can be within a graduate assistantship) experience in development and implementation of group fitness and personal training programs, including teaching group exercise classes and/or training fitness instructors required. Experience in hiring, training, evaluating and supervising student employees. Current national certifications in Personal Training and Group Fitness are required.

This is a security-sensitive position. Before any offer of employment is made, the University will conduct a pre-employment background investigation, which includes a criminal background check.

Compensation: The salary for this position is commensurate with qualifications and experience and includes an excellent fringe benefits package including vacation, sick leave, health insurance, and waiver of tuition up to six hours per term.

Application Instructions:
Use Institution Website button to the right of this job description, then follow instructions on the jobpage at SIU-Carbondale's website.

SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed and encouraged and will receive consideration.

Keyword Phrases

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  • Student Affairs and Services
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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Director
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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