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Assistant Director of Recreation Programs

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State and Federal law permit California Baptist University to discriminate on the basis of religion in order to fulfill its purpose. The University does not discriminate contrary to either State or Federal law.

For more information, please see The Baptist Faith and Message.

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Assistant Director of Recreation Programs
Posting Number S495P
Classification Title

Position Summary Information


Assist in the management, development and direction of a university-wide campus recreation program that reflects the Christian values of California Baptist University.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

1. Assist in the planning and implementation of comprehensive Campus Recreation programs.
2. Assist with the oversight of various intramural sports programs.
3. Assist with the training, supervision, and evaluation of Campus Recreation student workers.
4. Provide overall management of the department’s Outdoor Adventures and student equipment rental programs.
5. Assist in the development and maintenance of Campus Recreation policy and procedures.
6. Monitor and evaluate operational effectiveness and effect changes required for improvement.
7. Assist in the development and management of appropriate departmental budgets.
8. Assist in the planning and implementation of new student orientation programs.
9. Assist with the development and facilitation of student leadership training and classes.
10. Maintain scheduled office hours, with the requirement of a flexible schedule of availability at night and on weekends.

Supervisory Responsibilities

Directly supervises employees. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

Other Knowledge Skills and Abilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
- Ability to communicate a growing and dynamic Christian faith, which is naturally communicated through words and actions.
- Ability to demonstrate knowledge and practice of student development theory.
- Ability to confront inappropriate behavior.
- Ability to be empathetic to the needs of a culturally diverse student body.
- Skill in the use of personal computers and related software applications.
- A thorough knowledge of: Business English and arithmetic; general office methods, procedures and practices.
- Ability to plan, develop, and coordinate multiple projects.
- Ability to read and write at a level appropriate to the duties of the position.
- Ability to recruit, train, supervise, and motivate professional staff graduate assistants, student employees, and/or volunteers.
- Strong interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to work effectively with a diverse faculty, staff and student body.
- Ability to supervise and train staff, including organizing, prioritizing, and scheduling work assignments.
- Strong organizational skills and detail oriented.
- Ability to coordinate and organize meetings and/or special events.
- Knowledge of standard budgeting and expenditure control procedures and documentation.
- Ability to make administrative/procedural decisions and judgments.

Education and/or Experience

Bachelor’s degree from four-year college or university; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Posting Detail Information

Open Date 07/21/2017
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Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants
Nondiscrimination Statement

State and Federal law permit California Baptist University to discriminate on the basis of religion in order to fulfill its purpose. The University does not discriminate contrary to either State or Federal law.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you a Christian?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you attend church regularly?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. If no, please explain (required):

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Are you both familiar with and not in conflict with the fundamental doctrines and practices of the California Southern Baptist Convention as stated in the Baptist Faith and Message dated June 14, 2000? (Please see above link for more information)
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Other Document