Recreation Specialist KAUST (King Abdullah University of Science and Technology)
KAUST is an international graduate-level, merit-based research university dedicated to advancing science and technology through innovative and collaborative research and to address challenges of regional and global significance.
KAUST is located on the beautiful Red Sea coast of Saudi Arabia. KAUST offers high quality residences, extensive recreational facilities, a genuinely multicultural environment and a high quality of life for employees and their families, and internationally competitive salaries.
The Recreation Specialist will play an important role to develop, implement and deliver the Recreation strategy for KAUST community to ensure offer a wide range of sports, recreational and wellbeing programs & activities.
• Plans, organizes, directs and coordinates the activities of the Recreation & Marine Services department • Develops, plans and sports, recreational and wellbeing programs aimed at different sectors of the community (i.e. children, students, adults), and promotes maximum participation in all programs, activities and events. • Colloaborates with The KAUST School to create integrated and aligned programs and ensure maximized/optimized use of recreational facilities and coaches across both Recreation and TKS. • Evaluates program proposals from the service provider and works with the service provider to develop proposals and deliver programs.
Qualifications & Experience required:
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 7 years relevant experience and success in delivering successful recreational services, programs and events to a diverse community.
Bachelor's Degree in Recreation Management or relevant field is required