This is a full-time, 12 month faculty position reporting to the Associate Director of Athletics. The duties include all aspects of directing a 10,000 square foot fitness center. In addition, the director will teach in the physical education program and oversee the strength training programs for 24 varsity sports.
Supervision of the Fitness Center to include training, scheduling and management of student-workers. Oversight of Fitness Center budget to include maintenance of strength training equipment. Develop and schedule strength and conditioning orientations and workouts with all head coaches and individual students of each team during traditional and non-traditional seasons. Develop summer workout and conditioning programs for each program in conjunction with the sport coaching staff. Upkeep and maintenance of records on strength programs for each team and specific individual workouts of each student. Other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree in Exercise Science or closely related field is required. Experience in managing a university fitness facility is preferred. Demonstrated experience in developing and implementing fitness programs. Good interpersonal and communication skills. The candidate should have CSCS certification from the NSCA and must be certified in First Aid and CPR and ACSM certification in Health/Fitness Instruction is preferred.
About Washington and Lee University
Washington and Lee University, founded in 1749, is a highly selective, residential, co-educational, liberal arts university of 1838 students located in the beautiful Valley of Virginia. The University is a member of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference and NCAA Division III, sponsoring 24 varsity sports.