Student-Athlete Development Post Graduate Intern

Kansas State University Athletics is seeking qualified applicants for a Student-Athlete Development Post Graduate Intern, which is a temporary, full-time, benefits-eligible position for up to 24 months.

An example of job responsibilities includes but is not limited to the following:

•Responsible for the planning and execution of community service opportunities, which include maintaining and updating the HelperHelper App. Support the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC), including assisting with all SAAC community service projects, Wildcat Cup and Powercat Choice Awards

•Assist in all student-Athlete Development Programs and other educational sessions; serve as a career advisor for certain sport teams and assist with identifying programming needs for individuals or teams; serve as a member of the Athletic Departments Diversity & Inclusion Leadership team

•Participate in recruitment of prospective student athletes, including education to both prospects and their families on the various Student-Athlete Development programming opportunities

•Assist with various staff and student-athlete raining sessions (i.e. GA Bootcamp, Summer Bridge program, New SA Orientations, EDCEP111 University Experience Course, etc.); participate in professional development opportunities where applicable

Minimum Requirements:

·       Bachelor’s Degree at time of application in Sport Management, Student Development or related field

·       Minimum one to two years experience in intercollegiate athletics and direct work with a culturally diverse student-athlete population

·       Strong leadership capabilities

·       Excellent oral and written communication skills

·       Excellent organizational skills, interpersonal skills and analytical skills

·       Working knowledge of NCAA eligibility bylaws

Preferred Qualifications:

·       Previous experience in student-athlete development programs or career counseling with student-athletes.  Such as community services, personal development and leadership initiatives, career counseling of student athletes

·       Master’s degree in Sports Administration, student development or related field in education or academic principles

Other Requirements:

·       Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment

·       Must be able to work evenings and weekends
This position holds expectations of compliance with all NCAA, Big 12 Conference, Kansas State University and K-State Athletics, Inc. rules and regulations.

To be considered for this position, applicants must complete the online application and submit/upload the following documents:

  1. Cover letter describing your qualifications for the position
  2. Resume which must contain three professional references with contact information (name, title, phone number, email address)

More information can be found at:

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: