Coordinator, Intramural Sports & Sport Clubs

Gainesville, GA
Jun 20, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Coordinator, Intramural Sports & Sport Clubs

Position Number: 53056602

Benefits Eligible: Yes

Campus Location: Gainesville

Job Close Date: 07/07/2017

General Summary: The University of North Georgia is currently accepting applications for a Coordinator, Intramural Sports and Sports Clubs. The Coordinator of Intramural Sports is directly responsible for departmental programming activities. The Coordinator is responsible for the development, delivery, and compliant operation of a comprehensive and diverse intramural sports program on the UNG-Gainesville campus. Facilitating a new Sport Club Program will be an additional expectation. The position reports to the Associate Director of Recreational Sports on the Gainesville Campus. This position will require working a flexible schedule, including some night and weekend work.

Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of over 18,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.

Job Duties & Responsibilities: This Coordinator will:
  • Orchestrate a comprehensive Intramural Sports Program, including budgeting, organization, administration, and promotion
  • Lead and develop officials trainings, sports scheduling, game supervision, and the hiring and evaluation of student officials and supervisors
  • Assist with managing the Recreational Sports facilities and supervision of Student Workers including needs assessments and evaluations
  • Initiate and develop a new Sport Club Program, including budgeting, organization, administration, and promotion
  • Assist with events such as Orientation, Weeks of Welcome, and cross-campus collaborations
  • Participate on divisional and university committees as assigned
  • Other duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • Experience in Intramural Sports and/or Sport Club organization and administration
  • Officiating experience and knowledge of sports rules
  • Strong communication and leadership skills
  • Motivation, enthusiasm, and attention to detail
  • Willingness to work in a fast paced team environment.

Certifications/Licenses & Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree required
  • Undergraduate experience in Intramural Sports and/or Sport Clubs. Minimum two (2) years officiating experience in flag football and basketball.
  • CPR & First Aid preferred; CPR & First Aid Instructor Certification preferred; Lifeguard Training Certification a plus; High School officiating experience preferred.

Required Documents: Cover Letter, Resume/Curriculum Vitae

Special Instructions to Applicants: The successful candidate must be able to pass a background check which will include a credit check. Please submit contact information for three professional references.

Employer Information: All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by the University of North Georgia in its sole discretion. The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.

We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.

The University of North Georgia is committed to providing equal opportunity to all qualified applicants without discrimination at the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, disability or handicap as a matter of college policy and as required by applicable state and federal laws.


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