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:: Vanderbilt

Posted January 23, 2007

Student Rec Center


Officials Officials are needed for the team sports of Flag Football, Basketball, Softball, Soccer, Volleyball, and Innertube Water Polo. Previous officiating experience and knowledge of one of these sports is preferred, but not necessary. Officials meetings and clinics are scheduled by the OCR to offer beginning and veteran officials the necessary knowledge and skill required to officiate. Softball is the primary sport in the summer.            Contact:
2.Member Relations Student Assistants
Provides enjoyable and safe services to telephone & walk up patrons. Facilitate membership sales, guest passes, and equipment services including locker/towel rentals. Enforces facility policies, event setups, and first aid/risk management needs.
3. Aquatics
Lifeguards Lifeguards are scheduled during "recreational swim" hours throughout the year. Duties include opening/closing pool, assist with cleaning, enforcing pool rules and swimmer safety. The minimum certification required for lifeguards is Lifeguard Training, First Aid and Adult CPR. Contact: or
4. Wellness/Fitness
Aerobic Instructors
Certification preferred. No previous teaching experience necessary. Applicants will be auditioned. Some training is available. Must be enthusiastic about fitness and have a motivating personality. Employee must be responsible for his/her own shift and attend staff meetings. Contact:

Fitness Center Attendants No previous experience necessary. Responsibilities include to assist in the cleaning, maintenance and operation of the fitness and cardiovascular equipment. Also, provide instruction on proper use of the equipment and patron safety. Contact:
Wellness Resource Center in/out resources, assisting with the computer programs, promotions, light office work (filing, appointment book) and assisting in some health screening. Should be responsible, dependable, mature, and interested in helping people improve their wellness and   health. Employee must be responsible for his/her own shift and attend staff meetings. Contact:
5. Youth Programs
Counselors are needed for holiday camps as well as summer day camps. The summer day camp program could provide counselors with up to 40 hour per week. These counselors assist the assistant director in supervision and interaction with children ranging from 6-12 years of age.  Contact: or
6. Outdoor Recreation Staff
Paid positions include Equipment Rental Specialists, Climbing Wall Instructors, and Kayaking Instructors. Trip Coordinators serve on a volunteer basis. Written applications are available for all applicants.  Contact: or

If interested in Outdoor Recreation positions please submit application(s) from below only.
Student Application for Outdoor Recreation Climbing/Kayaking
Student Application for Outdoor Recreation Trip Staff


:: Nashville Area

Summer Camps

YMCA Camp Widjiwagan

Area Businesses


CHAMPS / Life Skills | Vanderbilt Athletic Department
2601 Jess Neely Drive | Nashville, Tennessee 37212 | 615-322-GOLD (4653)