Senior Director of Fitness and Instruction
Company: University of Virginia
Posted on: May 17, 2019
The Intramural - Recreational Sports Department, a division of
Virginia Athletics, at the University of Virginia is seeking
qualified applicants for the Senior Director of Fitness and
Instruction, a twelve-month, full-time University Staff position.
Master's degree preferred in: physical education, kinesiology,
campus recreation, sports management, or a related field.
Instructional certification(s) and experience preferred. In
addition to comprehensive program planning and supervision, the
Senior Director will supervise one, full-time Director of Personal
Training and Employee Wellness and will have accountability for
hiring, training, scheduling, supervising, and evaluating all
fitness and instructional program assistants and instructional
staff. Fitness, instructional, safety, aquatic, first aid, C.P.R.
certification(s) and activity supervision experience preferred.
Prefer candidates with a minimum of professional experience in
campus fitness programming supervision and/or teaching activity
instructional courses to youth and/or adults including experience
with general sports program administration. Additional
responsibilities include : program planning/assessment, publicity &
promotion, participants' registration, equipment purchasing,
budgeting, risk management, and program development. Currently the
Fitness & Instruction components include extensive offerings in:
group exercise, personal training, 'Hoos Well employee wellness,
mobile massage, aquatics, racquet sports, and mind & body courses.
Future program expansion should additionally explore feasibility of
increasing offerings in dance, C.P.R./First Aid certifications and
re-establishing a robust weekend youth sports introduction/skills
acquisition program. Strong verbal and written communication skills
required. Good human relations skills needed with particular
emphasis on the ability to relate well to university students,
youth and parents. Computer skills required. Position is open until
filled and available immediately Salary is commensurate with
qualifications and experience. All candidates must apply online by
sending letter of application, resume and names of three references
with phone numbers electronically to: UVa Jobs WorkDay Search for
Job Requisition number: R0002975 or follow
to apply or set up an account. The University of Virginia is an
Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. NOTES: Employer
will assist with relocation costs.
Keywords: University of Virginia, Charlottesville , Senior Director of Fitness and Instruction, Executive , Charlottesville, Virginia
Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!