Posting Date: July 1, 2019
Closing Date: Open until filled
William Paterson University invites applications for the position of Associate Director, Recreational Services. This is a 12-month professional staff position.
Reporting to the Director of Recreational Services, the Associate Director is responsible for providing and creating opportunities for recreation and wellbeing that develop healthy and engaged citizens. The Associate Director develops and implements innovative large- and small-scale recreational programming for a diverse student body and develops and supervises wellbeing programming, facilities, and staff. These areas include coordinating and executing outdoor recreation programs and the oversight of recreational aquatics including open recreation swimming and aquatics programming.
The Department of Recreational Services strives to enhance the quality of life for all participants by providing diverse recreational and educational programs that promote health and wellness, encourage social interaction, and develop lifelong leisure time skills. The Department offers a wide range of activities that reflect the interests, needs, and abilities of the William Paterson University community. At its core, the Department is dedicated to leadership development through experiential learning.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
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About William Paterson:
William Paterson University is the third most diverse public university in New Jersey. As a longstanding member of the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU), we have been designated by the US Department of Education as a Hispanic-Serving Institution. William Paterson University is also proud to be designated as a NASA MSI (Minority Serving Institution). The University offers more than 250 undergraduate and graduate academic programs that range from liberal arts and sciences to pre-professional and professional programs; it enrolls nearly 10,000 students from across the country and from over 40 nations. The University is situated on a beautiful, 370-acre suburban campus in Wayne, New Jersey, just twenty miles west of New York City.
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Interested candidates will be prompted to:
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Submission of all documents listed above is required for consideration.
Review of applications will commence immediately and continue until the position is filled. Please email email@example.com for general questions regarding this search.
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A paper copy of this report can be obtained at the University Police Department upon request.
William Paterson University is an equal opportunity employer
that actively values and supports diversity among faculty, staff and students.
Women, minorities, and members of under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.
William Paterson University
300 Pompton Rd
Wayne, New Jersey 07470