University of Connecticut University of UC Title Fallback Connecticut

Athletics and Recreation Services 345

STUDENT RECREATION/ATHLETIC INSTRUCTION SPECIALIST

Assists faculty and staff with recreation/athletic facilities and programs. May be required to:

  • Provide sport/game/activity instruction per procedures and documented training techniques
  • Prepare and issue any required equipment
  • Choreograph or map session/class and prepare musical accompaniment if needed
  • Know and follow emergency procedures
  • Assist in the training of other student employees
  • Participate in training sessions and staff meetings
  • Perform miscellaneous duties as required

Requirements:

  • Prior experience in a related position
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • May require certification in activity
  • CPR and first aid certification
  • Knowledge of departmental rules and regulations (including written handbook)
  • May need to pass test confirming knowledge of official departmental rules governing the game
  • Communication skills