Student employment is an important part of the overall mission of "learn by doing" at Drexel University. Recreational Athletics invites Drexel students to take part in a hands-on employee program based on goal setting and learning outcomes. As employees, students gain valuable work and leadership experience that they can apply to academic settings and future work environments. The program is designed to help students build valuable, transferable career skills like time management, communication, teamwork, problem solving, self-management, critical thinking, and mentoring.
Recreational Athletics Job Opportunities
|Fitness Floor Assistant
||Graphic Design/Marketing Assistant
|Equipment Distribution Room Assistant
||Climbing Wall Instructor
||Group Exercise Instructor
||Film & Video Assistant
|Intramural Game Staff
||Group Exercise Door Monitor
|Club Sports Site Supervisor
Recreational Athletics is committed to providing opportunities for students to develop leadership, customer service, and interpersonal skills through a diversity of job offerings. We are looking for enthusiastic, motivated students who promote an environment of wellness and community for our students and members at the Recreation Center. As one of the largest student employers at Drexel, we have a lot to share with you, both as a student and employee!
Recreation student staff members are the face of our department and are instrumental in helping us live our mission and values every day. In return, we strive to provide students with opportunities for personal and professional development while they gain valuable experiences in customer service, safety, and dynamic decision making.
Our Mission “To promote healthy, active lifestyles to the Drexel community by fostering a culture committed to engagement, experiential learning and diverse programs.
Our Values “Leadership, Teamwork, Community, Wellness, Fun”
Recreational Athletics Student Staff Hiring Application
We accept applications for our student employment positions during select times each term. To apply for a student staff position, please complete the following steps:
- Access DragonLink by logging into your Drexel One account. Click the “Campus and Community” tab, and click “DragonLink” in the Campus Involvement section on the left side of the page.
- Once logged in, access our student employment application at https://drexel.collegiatelink.net/form/start/108579
- When finished with the application, remember to formally submit it for review through DragonLink.
- A Recreational Athletics staff member will contact you if selected for an interview.
Student Staff Application
Specialized Positions Hiring
Our Specialized Positions include Group Exercise Instructor and Personal Trainer. These positions are not included on our Student Staff Hiring Application and both student and non-student applicants are considered. Candidates with qualifying experience and certifications are encouraged to submit a statement of interest with resume to the hiring managers listed below:
Group Exercise Instructor
Contact: Lauren Dalton, Coordinator of Group Exercise email@example.com
Contact: Laura Sherbondy, Coordinator of Fitness and Wellness firstname.lastname@example.org
Employment Opportunities in Athletics
If interested in working with Drexel Athletics as a student employee, please contact Abby Ferguson, Coordinator of Athletic Operations, email@example.com