K-State Athletics is seeking qualified applicants for a DIRECTOR OF STUDENT-ATHLETE DEVELOPMENT, which is a full-time, salaried, benefits-eligible position.
An example of job responsibilities includes but is not limited to the following:
•Implementation and continued evaluation of Student-Athlete Development programming
•Liaison to all sport program coaches/staffs to community and identify programming needs for individuals or teams
•Plan and execute Summer Bridge and Orientation sessions
•Participate in recruitment of prospective student-athletes
•Provide leadership and oversight to organization and execution of events and receptions involving student-athlete recognition
WE SUPPORT DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION: Kansas State University embraces diversity and promotes inclusion in every sector of the institution. The university actively seeks individuals whose commitments and contributions will advance the University’s dedication to the Principles of Community.
•Medical, dental and vision health plans
•Earned leave plan – vacation and sick
•Term life insurance
•Accidental death and dismemberment insurance
•Long term disability insurance
•Paid KSU designated holidays
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees.
Master’s Degree in counseling, student development, college student development, or related field in education or academic principles;
Previous experience in the administration of a Life Skills Program or career counseling with student-athletes;
Experience in intercollegiate athletics and direct work with a culturally diverse student-athlete population;
Experience and success counseling student-athletes;
Experience and success in the organization and execution of receptions and events;
Experience in the recruitment process of NCAA Division I student-athletes
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment
Excellent oral and written communication skills, organizational skills, interpersonal skills and analytical skills
This position holds expectations of compliance with all NCAA, Big 12 Conference, Kansas State University and K-State Athletics, Inc. rules and regulations.
Background Screening Statement: In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.
Additional Salary Information: Salary commensurate with experience
About KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY / K-STATE ATHLETICS, INC.
Our mission is to foster a culture in which our student-athletes have every opportunity to reach their maximum potential academically, athletically, mentally and socially while operating an organization that is anchored by a genuine commitment to K-State, our supporters and each other.
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