- Bachelor’s degree
- Candidates must be enrolled in a full-time graduate degree program at Loyola University Maryland. Graduate programs are listed at:http://www.loyola.edu/graduate.aspx
- Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and leadership skills and the ability to interact with individuals from diverse backgrounds
- Knowledge about various college student experiences and challenges
- Strong written and oral communication skills
- Ability to work flexible hours, including nights and weekends.
- Ability to coordinate, organize, and prioritize projects with an attention to detail.
- Ability to begin work prior to or at the start of the department’s fall training in mid-August
- Ability to maintain confidentiality and sensitive information
- Supervisory experience
- Certification in group fitness or personal training from one of the following: ACE, AFAA, ACSM, NSCA, or other NCCA accredited organization.
- Experience working with college students
- General knowledge in the areas of recreational sports, facility maintenance, building supervision, and risk management
- Assist with daily operations of the maintaining a comprehensive fitness program including the fitness center, fitness programming, personal training, and group exercises classes.
- Assist in managing the student employee staff of the fitness center and group exercise program including: recruitment, hiring, training, supervision, and evaluation.
- Assist with fitness equipment inventory, routine maintenance, and repairs of the fitness center and group fitness studios.
- Establish and maintain regular office hours that meets department needs. In addition to office hours, night and weekend work will be required. Assist with special events for the department.
- Perform additional duties in support of the department and as requested by the primary supervisor or other department administrator or director.
- Maintain current First Aid, CPR, and AED certification for the professional rescuer.
|Terms Of Employment
- Must fulfill all responsibilities outlined in this document and in the contract. Failure to meet any of these responsibilities will result in job action.
- Expected to adhere to all University policies. Any violation of University policy shall result in probation or termination of employment.
- The Department of Recreational Sports must approve all extracurricular activities, outside employment, or non-credit internships in writing.
|Hours & Wages
- $9,900 for 600 hours (300 hours per semester; approximately 20 hours per week)
- Compensation can be given at 50% scholarship/50% stipend or 60% scholarship/40% stipend
|Application and Deadline
Application: Submit cover letter and current resume including the names and phone numbers of no less than three references to: Jamie Valis, Assistant Director of Recreational Sports, Loyola University Maryland, Fitness & Aquatic Center, 4501 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21210 or via email at email@example.com
Graduate Assistant Employment Application