Campus Recreation

West Chester University

Student Recreation Center
Campus Recreation
275 North Campus Dr.
West Chester, PA 19383
Ph: 610.436.1REC
Fax: 610.436.3088






Student Employment

Application

Campus Recreation Employment Application - Application Deadline for

Winter & Spring 201 is November 3rd

Job Descriptions

Facility Supervisor
Climbing Wall Monitor

Rec Attendant

Fitness Mentor
Group Fitness Instructor
RAM Personal Trainer

Frequently Asked Questions

Q:  Can I apply for multiple jobs?

A:  Yes, you can apply for as many jobs as you like.  If you are applying for more than one job, please rank the positions (1=first, 2=second, 3=third, etc).  Please only choose 3 positions in total. 

 

Q:  Who can apply for a job at the new Recreation Center?

A:  Any current full-time or part-time West Chester student can apply.  We will be accepting applications throughout the year in the event that more student employment is needed.

 

Q:  What jobs are available in the new Recreation Center?

A:  We will be accepting applications for all positions throughout the semester in the event that openings become available:

 

Q:  Where can I get more information regarding each job opportunity?

A:  At the top of the website, there are links to detailed job descriptions for each position.

Q:  What hours can I expect to work?

A:  Each student has a unique schedule, so we work to help you schedule hours that will best accommodate your busy schedule.  Students, on average, can expect to work between 5 - 8 hours per week. 

Q:  I have another job on campus; can I still apply to work in the Recreation Center?

A:  Yes, you can still apply to work at the Recreation Center if you have another job on campus. However, if you are student receiving financial aid as "work study", you may not apply since you have been assigned to anothere department.  Once your contract year is completed, you may request to be transferred to Campus Recreation.

Interview Process

Q:  When can I expect to hear back after I turn in an application?

 A:   Even though we are still accepting applications we will contact you in the event that openings become available.  We keep all applications on file.

 

Q:  How will I know if I am not selected for an interview?

A:  If you turned in an application and you are not invited for an interview, you will receive an email notification.

Work Study

Q:  Can I apply if I am work-study?

A:  Yes, you can still apply if you are work-study.  Please note that all work-study students can only work a maximum of 10 hours per week. 

Campus Resources

Q:  I’m stuck on some of the application components.  What references are available on campus that can help? 

A:  There are many resources avaialble on campus if you need help on the appliction.

 

  • Application Questions, Reference Questions, and Interview References:  The Twardowski Career Development Center, located on the second floor of Lawrence Center offers a variety of services and resources to assist students and alumni with starting and advancing your career, for example:
    • Individual appointments for assistance with identifying major and career options
    • Career exploration and job search resources in our resource room and online
    • Resume writing assistance and personalized feedback
    • Interview advice and preparation
    • Career fairs, on-campus interviews by employers, and other networking connections
    • http://www.wcupa.edu/_services/stu.car/

  

Contact for More Information

Q:  Who can I contact if I have more information?

A:  Specific questions can be addressed to the following individuals: 

 

General questions can be directed to campusrecreation@wcupa.edu

 

We can also be reached by phone:  610-436-1REC