Stanford's Department of Athletics, Physical Education and Recreation:
Stanford's Department of Athletics, Physical Education and Recreation (DAPER) is the premier intercollegiate athletics program in the country. We are the proud Home of Champions! We lead the nation with 128 NCAA championship titles, won the Women's Capital One Cup four of the last five years, and have brought home the Learfield Director's Cup for 25 straight years. We also support the university's physical education, recreation and wellness initiatives. Our dedicated staff embody a culture of excellence, embrace our mission of scholar-athleticism and exemplify a relentless championship spirit. Our actions and staff are guided by the core tenets of the DAPER culture, The DAPER Way, which are: Embrace Scholar-Athleticism, Pursue and Revere Excellence, Lead with Courage, and Work Cohesively.
Are you ready to inspire champions? If yes, then this may be the right opportunity for you!
The Student-Athlete Development Advisor is a member of the Academic Services and Student-Athlete Development team (DASH). The position will work closely with the Stanford Football team to further enhance the holistic experience of our student-athletes. This position will report to the Lead Undergraduate Advisor Director for Student-Athletes, with dotted line reporting to the Senior Associate Athletics Director for Football Operations and Player Development.
Your responsibilities will include:
Lead onboarding orientation for summer bridge program (approx. 40 students/year) and mid-year enrollee program (approx. 15 students/year)
Collect Approaching Stanford forms for mid-year enrollees
Organize orientation for incoming first years, collaborating with campus partners (VPUE, VPSA, NSO, etc.)
Help students acclimate to Stanford and connect socially to dorm
Ensure students are connected to academic and campus resources as needed
Football Student-Athlete Development
Collaborate with the Senior Associate Athletics Director for Football Operations and Player Development and DASH on the Card4Life, student-athlete development program for football.
Collaborate with the Senior Associate Athletics Director for Football Operations and Player Development and DASH provide an annual strategy for the continued improvement and academic accountability of football student-athletes
Coordinate the on-boarding program for frosh football student athletes
Collaborate with Academic Advisors for football on all academic-related issues for frosh student-athletes
Serve as DASH Student-Athlete Development liaison for the football team
Assist in the procurement of opportunities and the execution of placement with the Career Services (Jobs/Internship) Program; specifically focused on summer internship opportunities
In conjunction with the Student-Athlete Development staff, assist the football staff with personal and cultural development strategies, leadership team development, and football specific guest speakers
Work with the football program and the Assistant Athletics Director for Student-Athlete Development on public service projects, including community service projects and philanthropic endeavors, for individuals and the team
Collaborate with football support staff on student-athlete wellness meetings
Participate in official and unofficial visit with football and other sports to highlight the services provided by DASH
Other Duties As Assigned
To be successful in this role, you will have:
Bachelor's degree and three years of relevant experience, or combination of education and relevant experience
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Working knowledge of college athletics programs or a pro sports organizations
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to multitask and prioritize multiple projects
Self-motivated, results-oriented, and positive demeanor
Demonstrated organizational skills
Ability to work a flexible schedule including nights and weekends
Experience working with a college football program at the DI level or experience working with NFL Player Engagement
Experience in academic advising or student-athlete development
This position, along with all DAPER coaches and staff, is responsible for the integrity of Stanford's intercollegiate athletics program and for the reputation of Stanford University. This position is responsible for ensuring that his/her/their involvement with Athletics Department activities maintains the integrity of the University's reputation and does not negatively impact the relationship between the University and its faculty, staff, students and alumni. Additionally, this position must comply with University policies and procedures, NCAA and Pac-12 rules and regulations.
Why Stanford is for you:
Stanford University has revolutionized the way we live and enrich the world. Supporting this mission is our diverse and dedicated 17,000 staff. We seek talent driven to impact the future of our legacy. Our culture and unique perks empower you with:
Freedom to grow. We offer career development programs, tuition reimbursement, or audit a course. Join a TEDTalk, film screening, or listen to a renowned author or global leader.
A caring culture. We provide superb retirement plans, generous time-off, and family care resources.
A healthier you. Climb our rock wall or choose from hundreds of health and fitness classes at our excellent exercise facilities. We also provide excellent health care benefits.
Discovery and fun. Stroll through historic sculptures, trails, and museums.
*The job duties listed are typical examples of work performed by positions in this job classification and are not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, tasks, and responsibilities. Specific duties and responsibilities may vary depending on department or program needs without changing the general nature and scope of the job or level of responsibility. Employees may also perform other duties as assigned.
*Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of his or her job.
*Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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