The Department of Recreation & Wellness (DRW) employs Clayton State University students in a number of areas within the Fitness Center. Positions available include: Receptionist, Fitness Center Supervisor, Fitness Assistant, Group X Instructor, Intramural Supervisor, Intramural Official, Intramural Score Keeper, Outdoor Adventure Trip Leader, Laker Challenge Course Facilitator. Applications for any student position within the DRW are available at the SAC Reception Desk. Hiring for positions within the DRW is typically completed the semester prior to the initial date of employment.
Spring 2014 Employment Applications Due November 1, 2013
Summer 2014 Internship Applications Due March 1, 2014
Fall 2014 Internship Applications Due April 1, 2014
Summer and Fall 2014 Employment Applications Due April 8, 2014
Note: In order to be considered for a position within the Department of Recreation & Wellness, you must submit your application on or before the deadline above.
Is there an academic requirement?
Yes, all applicants must have a cumulative 2.0 or greater on a 4.0 scale to be considered for employment with the Department of Recreation & Wellness.
Do I have to be certified in First Aid, CPR, and AED to apply?
No, applicants are not required to be certified in these areas, however, a current certification is preferred. Hired applicants who are not fully certified will need to attend a Red Cross certifications course.
Do all parts of the application need to be filled out to be considered for an interview?
No, we understand if incoming freshman don't know their student ID number or times of availability. WE DO NEED a reliable way to contact you at the very least.
Are non-students eligible for employment?
No, only students who have been accepted and are currently enrolled in classes at Clayton State University for the term they are applying for will be considered for employment at the DRW.
Student Instructors Wanted!
If you are a Clayton State University student and hold a current nationally recognized group exercise or personal training certification (AFAA, ACE, ACSM, etc.), please contact email@example.com for more on becoming a Group X instructor!