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Campus Recreation & Wellness Job Opportunities

The WKU Campus Recreation & Wellness Department strives to provide quality programs, services, and facilities that enhance each individual’s opportunity for leisure, recreation, fitness, and wellness concerning his or her overall personal development. Our staff is the vital element to achieve this goal. Below you can browse all of our employment opportunities, from undergraduate student worker positions that provide hands-on experience in the field to Graduate Assistants and Professional Positions aimed to develop dynamic leaders in the recreation field.

Student Employee Job Opportunities:
=>Control Desk Attendant
=>Fitness Center Attendant
=>Graphic Designer
=>Group X Instructor
=>Intramural Grounds Crew
=>Intramural Office Assistant
=>Intramural Sports Official
=>Intramural Sport Supervisor
=>Office Assistant
=>Personal Trainer
=>Social Media Student Assistant

Please click here for descriptions of each positions list above.

Please check out our staff page for contact information about positions above.

To apply online, log on to your WKU Handshake profile and see what current opportunities are available. In the search bar, type in Campus Recreation to filter your results.

The Department of Campus Recreation & Wellness works with a variety of academic departments on campus regarding placement for undergraduate and graduate internship and practicum students. Each semester, internships and practicum experiences are available in the following areas:

  • Facility Management
  • Intramural Sports
  • Health & Fitness Services
  • Health Education & Promotion
  • Fitness & Instructional Programs
  • Student Wellness Program
  • Other areas as determined by program requirements

For additional information on internship and practicum experiences, please contact the Campus Recreation & Wellness department at 270-745-6060.

24-25 Graduate Assistant Openings:  Positions are filled


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 Last Modified 4/16/24