Graduate Assistant-Recreation/Wellness Coordinator

University of Arkansas at Monticello
Offices of Recreation/Intramurals and Student Health/Wellness Center
Recreation/Wellness Coordinator (Graduate Assistant)

The University of Arkansas at Monticello Department of Recreation & Intramurals and the Department of Student Health & Wellness Center are seeking qualified applicants to hire as Recreation/Wellness Coordinator (Graduate Assistant).

Responsibilities: The Recreation/Wellness Coordinator will assist with the
administration of the following services: Intramurals/Recreation and Wellness Center. Specific duties include but are not limited to; training and supervision of referees and recreation area attendants, e-sports and social media programming, wellness screening, field management, equipment inventory, health and wellness programming, data reporting, special event planning, and other duties as assigned. Evening and some weekend hours required.

Qualifications: Baccalaureate degree required. All applicants must be admitted or eligible for admission into an accredited graduate program of study and enrolled in classes or planning to enroll for Spring 2021 at an institution of choice. UAM conducts background checks on all employees. Preference given to self-motivated students who have prior applicable experience and enrolled in a two-year graduate program of study.

Compensation: Tuition and fee payment (at a pre-approved rate); yearly stipend of
$6,800 paid bimonthly; private room in a two-bedroom furnished university apartment; and a university meal plan. The successful candidate will work for the University of Arkansas at Monticello as a non-benefits eligible staff member on a twelve-month schedule and be granted time for graduate course work and class attendance.

Application process:
Send a letter of application, as well as a completed UAM Employment Application,
 complete résumé, names, addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses of three professional references (off-list references may be checked) to:

Julie Gentry, Director Intramurals/Recreation
PO Box 3459
Monticello, AR 71656


Terri Richardson, Director Student Health/Rischer Wellness Center
PO Box 3459
Monticello, AR 71656

Submission of electronic applications is encouraged.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.
UAM is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer and is subject to FOI