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Bachelor's Degree required and two or more years of experience working in the College Student Affairs field. Experience working with Outdoor Adventure programs at the collegiate level and advising, managing, supervising student leaders directly involved with Outdoor Human powered activities. Good time management is a must. Maintain WFR as well as instructor certification for CPR/AED, First-Aid, and Blood Borne Pathogens in order to serve as an instructor for UREC.
Maintain WFR, CPR/AED, First-Aid, and Blood Borne Pathogens Instructor Certifications in order to serve as an instructor for UREC.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Serve as the point person to channel ways Outdoor Adventure can serve the outdoor recreational needs of the university community. This includes being the primary contact between Outdoor Adventure and General Studies, and other departments within our division and across campus. Work with other university programs and departments in providing outdoor recreation and educational opportunities. Coordinators will serve in this capacity in an ongoing way in appropriate and necessary ways, as dictated by their jobs, projects, and interests. Instruct and provide medical Training Courses (serve as instructor) to all UREC student employees in the areas of CPR/AED, First Aid, BBP, etc. Development of a leadership based curriculum designed to teach student effective leadership, management, and organizational development skills.
Master's degree in College Student Development or related field. Four or more years experience working in a collegiate recreation program.
Appalachian State University, located in Boone, North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, prepares students to lead purposeful lives as engaged global citizens who understand their responsibilities in creating a sustainable future for all. The transformational Appalachian experience promotes a spirit of inclusion that brings people together in inspiring ways to acquire and create knowledge, to grow h...olistically, to act with passion and determination, and embrace diversity and difference. Appalachian enrolls about 18,000 students, has a low faculty-to-student ratio and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors. It is one of 16 universities in the University of North Carolina system.