Assistant Director for Outreach and Recreational Programs View

Southeastern Louisiana University - Hammond, LA4.4

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Assistant Director

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Assistant Director for Outreach and Recreational Programs

Recreational Sports and Wellness

Department's Role, Scope, and Mission:
The mission of the Department of Recreational Sports and Wellness is to lead and engage the University community in learning and adopting life long healthy behavior by providing quality programs, services and safe, state of the art facilities and to support the recruitment and retention of Southeastern students.

Job Summary:
Leads all outreach initiatives of the department along with providing direction for youth programs. Directs all aspects of Summer Camp. Organizes membership drives.

Required Education:
Bachelor's degree in physical education, business administration, education, health promotion, management, or recreation administration or similar field of study.

Required Experience:
Two (2) or more years of experience with summer camp programs. One (1) or more years experience with managing memberships and marketing.
Desired Qualifications
Master's degree from an accredited university.

Served in administrative roles in a children's camp setting and/or as a coach or teacher.

Competent in staff training and supervision, program evaluation, and computer applications.

Managed memberships and developed programs for members and recruitment.

Required Skills and Abilities:
Must possess the ability to work with children in indoor and outdoor settings, and demonstrate a positive attitude, self-motivation, the ability to learn quickly, flexibility and commitment to teamwork.

Effective written and verbal communication, organizational, leadership, and management skills.

A demonstrated ability to communicate and work effectively with a diverse student population is a must.

Must be CPR/FA Certified and CASA Certified or able to be certified by both.
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Must be committed to working with diversity.

Must possess a valid Louisiana driver's license and the ability to successfully complete the Southeastern Driver Safety Course.
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Unclassified Staff

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Special Instructions to Applicants:
In order to guarantee review, applicants must submit all documents requested.

Complete the entire application online and include all education and work experience and the names and contact information for at least three references on your application.

Attach an electronic copy of your letter of application addressing qualifications and experience, resume, and copies of transcripts from all colleges/universities attended (official transcripts required upon employment).

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