Recreation Intern

Posted on: October 16, 2023
This position is located in: Chamberlain

Summary of Position

The Recreation Center Intern works in conjunction with other Rec Center staff to provide recreational education and program supervision for students and staff.   This is a non-exempt position.


Reports to the Recreation Center Coordinator


Core Responsibilities

  • Supports and models the Catholic Mission and the Native American Culture that are the foundations of St. Joseph’s Indian School.
  • Promotes a reclaiming environment for all students through the Circle of Courage.




  1. Must successfully complete LSCI, CPI, and CPR.


  1. Works directly with Rec. Center staff to provide programing to students and SJIS staff.


  1. Works directly with houseparents to help define and promote home recreational activities.


  1. Supervises athletic programming and activities in conjunction with the Rec Center staff.


  1. Assists with evening and weekend coverage of athletics and Rec Center programs.


  1. Serves as coach, referee, etc. for sports sponsored by the Rec Center.


  1. Defines, coordinates and supervises Wednesday Enrichment Night recreational component.


  1. Assists Rec Center staff with the promotion of adult programs.


  1. In conjunction with the Rec Center Coordinator, monitors the Rec Center facility to insure upkeep of the facilities and equipment.


  1. Submit intern requirements from the College to Rec. Center Coordinator.


  1. Completes other responsibilities as required by the Rec Center Coordinator.



  • Working towards a degree in Recreation or similar area of practice.


Typical Schedule

  • 40 hours a week with a varying schedule dependent on need.