The Iowa State University Athletics Department is seeking hard working, responsible, motivated candidates for an entry-level, associate position supporting the Office of Student-Athlete Development. This position will be exposed to professional aspects of collegiate athletics academic and development activities in a progressive learning mode. Primary responsibilities will include learning and assisting with: preparing and scheduling academic support services, assessing at-risk student needs, preparing progress reports, engaging in meetings with students and coaches, monitoring academic status, and handling academic projects. Establish and maintain an environment conducive to the welfare, personal development and academic success of the student-athletes. Establish and maintain effective interactions with students, colleagues, university coaches and staff, and the public. Demonstrate commitment to learn and responsibility for adhering to all rules and regulations of the University, Big 12 Conference, and NCAA.
The successful candidate must possess effective communication and multi-tasking skills, ability to work collaboratively and maintain confidentiality, and be highly organized. Candidates are expected to be committed to multiculturalism and working with a diverse student body. Requires ability to work occasional evenings and weekends.
Position Details: Structured similar to a post-grad internship. Monthly stipend of $1,950; eligible for overtime pay; receives paid time off; full benefits package.
Term of Appointment: August – June 30, 2022
Required Minimum Qualifications:
Experience working in an academic support program in higher education. Understanding of NCAA academic rules. Degree in related field such as education, counseling, or English.
All applications must be submitted on-line by July 25, 2021 to guarantee consideration.
Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status and will not be discriminated against, email email@example.com.
Internal Number: R5578
About Iowa State University
Iowa State University is a public, land-grant institution, where students get a great academic start in learning communities and stay active in 800-plus student organizations, internships, research and study abroad opportunities. More than 34,000 students are enrolled and are served by over 6,200 faculty and staff.
Ames, Iowa is a progressive community of 60,000, located approximately 30 minutes north of Des Moines, and recently voted one of the best college towns in the nation.
The Cyclones are a NCAA Division I athletics program and an original member of the Big 12 Conference. Iowa State began competing in intercollegiate athletics in 1892 and currently sponsors 18 intercollegiate sports. Iowa State University Athletics strives to help unite the university community and be a source of pride for all constituents by consistently demonstrating high levels of performance academically and athletically along with professional conduct by its staff and student-athletes.