Lifetime Physical Activity Instructor (Faculty Wage)

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Job location: Charlottesville, VA

Employment Type: Part-time
Posted data: 2019-06-27
Req: R0004976

The Curry School of Education and Human Development at the University of Virginia seeks applicants to teach fitness courses in the Lifetime Physical Activity (LPA) program in the Department of Kinesiology for the Fall 2019. Instructors are potentially needed in the following sports and activities:

Advanced Scuba

Ballroom Dancing

Climbing as Mindfulness
Core Training
Cross Training & Conditioning
Dance for Fitness
Introduction to Mindfulness
Mindful Facilitation and Leadership

Mindfulness and Nature

Meditation Peer Leadership
Running for Fitness
Scuba Diving
Swimming for Fitness
Weight Training
Women's Self-Defense
Women's Weight Training

Preference will be given to full-time enrolled UVa graduate and doctoral students, and UVa employees. A master's degree, equivalent coursework in a doctoral program or significant experience in the physical activity discipline you are applying for is required for a faculty wage appointment . Certification in CPR and First Aid is preferred.

To apply, please submit an application online through and attach a cover letter, resume/curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references. Search on requisition number R0004976.

The screening of applicants will begin on April 25, 2019. Positions will be filled on an on-going basis according to curriculum needs.

For questions about this position, please contact Abby Fines, Assistant Director of LPA, at [email protected]

Please note: This is an at-will position that does not carry benefits.

The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to employment.  This position will require an education verification. (FSAKA)

The Curry School of Education and the University of Virginia are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. We seek to build a culturally diverse intellectual environment and welcome applications from women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.

The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System and the University Physician’s Group are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff.  We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences.  We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.




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Posted: 4/23/2019
Application Due: 6/22/2019
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