WORK STUDY: Campus Recreation Assistants 2019S14


Brief job description:

Athletics and Student Life Services encompasses the Field House & CBHRC Dome Athletic Facilities, varsity athletics, intramurals and clubs. Reporting to the Coordinator: Varsity Athletics & Recreation, the incumbent will implement and supervise recreational programs and project initiatives to enrich the student experience and maintain an integrated approach to support student recreation and wellness programs.


Students from any academic background are encouraged to apply. Looking for students with 1-3 years relevant experience working in Recreation with supervision experience. Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills with a proven ability to multi-task effectively are required. The successful candidate will be experienced in supervising recreation events, possess the ability to work independently, but thrive in a team environment. Required to have, or willing to obtain, Standard First Aid certifications.



  • Supervise intramural and other events in the Field House.
  • Manage the Field House front desk area including payments and rental fees
  • Track participants in Field House events.
  • Take inventory of and manage distribution of Field House equipment.
  • Help promote all Campus Recreation events

Learning outcomes:

Facility Management, Recording Data, Stakeholder Communication, Marketing and Promotion skills

20 hours per week for 8 weeks

Application Details

Current Cape Breton University Students who will be returning to studies September 2019 are eligible to apply for the Work Study program.

To apply for this position, please forward cover letter and resume to:

In order to be considered, applications must be submitted separately for each posting and emails must include name of position.