Recreational Sports Programs

Employment Opportunities

The Department of Recreational Sports Programs offers many employment opportunities for students. See the current list of offerings below. Questions call (206) 543-4590 or email imajobs@uw.edu. Download the employment application below and email your completed application and resume to imajobs@uw.edu or drop it off at the IMA. It is never too early to apply.

IMA Application (click link to start download)

Job List

IMA Operations Substitute Custodian
Indoor Climbing Center Climbing Center Assistant
Climbing Instructor
Waterfront Activities Center WAC Student Helper II
Golf Driving Range No listings at this time.
Intramural Sports Sports Officials - Winter Quarter: Basketball
Sports Officials - Winter Quarter: Soccer
Sports Officials - Winter Quarter: Volleyball
Fitness Cycling Instructor
Dance Instructor (Cardio Dance, Hip Hop)
Group Exercise Instructors (Ab Lab, Cardio Kickboxing, Circuit Training, Step, Total Toning)
Personal Trainer
Pilates Instructor
Yoga Instructor
Water Exercise Instructor
Sports Tennis Instructor

IMA Operations


Position available Substitute Custodian
Pay rate$10.10/hr.
HoursVariable, as needed, special events, evenings, weekends
QualificationsWilling to work on an “as needed” basis cleaning restrooms, empting trash receptacles, stocking hand and toilet paper, wiping down countertops
Contact personGordon Gresch ggresch@uw.edu (206) 616-4371

Indoor Climbing Center


Position available Climbing Center Assistant
Pay rate$10.10/hr
HoursVariable, early mornings(6:45am - 9:15am), weekends, evenings
QualificationsUW Student, climbing experience desirable. Please submit climbing resume with application.
Contact personGarrett Genereux ggenereu@uw.edu (206) 616-1143
Position available Climbing Instructor
Pay rate$11/hr.
HoursVariable days & times
QualificationsAt least 3 years climbing instruction experience
Contact personGarrett Genereux ggenereu@uw.edu (206) 616-1143

Waterfront Activities Center


Position available WAC Student Helper II
Pay rate$10.25/hr.
Hoursvariable, weekends & holidays
QualificationsUW Student
Contact personRod Smith resmith3@uw.edu (206) 543-9433

Intramural Sports


Position available Sports Officials - Winter Quarter: Basketball
Pay rate$10.60/game
HoursVariable
QualificationsUW Student
Contact personLuis Bowden lbowden@uw.edu (206) 543-9346
Position available Sports Officials - Winter Quarter: Soccer
Pay rate$10.60/game
HoursVariable
QualificationsUW Student
Contact personLuis Bowden lbowden@uw.edu (206) 543-9346
Position available Sports Officials - Winter Quarter: Volleyball
Pay rate$10.60/match
HoursVariable
QualificationsUW Student
Contact personLuis Bowden lbowden@uw.edu (206) 543-9346

Fitness


Position available Cycling Instructor
Pay rate$20/hr, days/times variable
HoursVariable; currently hiring for subs and select Saturday classes
QualificationsSchwinn®, Keiser or LeMond certification; previous teaching experience
Contact personCarrie Wigton - email cover letter and resume cwigton@uw.edu
Position available Dance Instructor (Cardio Dance, Hip Hop)
Pay rate$15-20/hr DOE
HoursVariable, part-time. Currently seeking subs for Autumn Quarter 2013 (Oct 7-Dec 6).
QualificationsExperience teaching dance or coaching dance teams and/or national group exercise certification combined with dance experience.
Contact personAnne Garrett annegarr@uw.edu (206) 543-1717
Position available Group Exercise Instructors (Ab Lab, Cardio Kickboxing, Circuit Training, Step, Total Toning)
Pay rate$15-20/hr DOE
HoursVariable, part-time.
QualificationsAFAA or ACE certification; CPR required.

If you have no experience please refer to our Fitness Instructor Training page: www.washington.edu/ima/sports-fitness/group-fitness-instructor-tryouts/
Contact personAnne Garrett annegarr@uw.edu (206) 543-1717
Position available Personal Trainer
Pay rate$25/hr.
HoursVariable
QualificationsRequired: ACSM/NSCA certification, previous experience working with a broad clientele (including special populations), CPR/AED

Preferred: BA/BS in Exercise Science or related field.
Contact personCarrie Wigton, no phone calls - email cover letter & resume cwigton@uw.edu
Position available Pilates Instructor
Pay rate$25/hr to start
Hoursvariable, part-time
QualificationsSTOTT Pilates certification preferred; CPR required
Contact personAnne Garrett annegarr@uw.edu (206) 543-1717
Position available Yoga Instructor
Pay rate$20-$30/hr DOE
HoursVariable, part-time.
QualificationsYoga certification, RYT or teacher training; experience teaching to a variety of populations; CPR required
Contact personAnne Garrett annegarr@uw.edu (206) 543-1717
Position available Water Exercise Instructor
Pay rate$16-$18/hr. DOE
HoursVariable
QualificationsWater Exercise & CPR certification required
Contact personSara Jones sejones2@uw.edu (206) 543-7393

Sports


Position available Tennis Instructor
Pay rate$11.00/hr.
HoursWeekday mornings, afternoons and evenings, Saturdays
QualificationsUW student, tennis experience
Contact personChris Delaune delaune@uw.edu (206) 543-9499