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Game Day Staffer

Position Type Part-time
Start 01/03/2022
School Name University Prep
City, State Seattle, WA 
Posted 11/23/2021

Open Position: Game Day Staffer

Reports to: Middle School Director of Athletics

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

FTE: Part-Time, Temporary

When Needed: Winter, 2021-2022

University Prep is seeking talented, engaging and compassionate Game Day Staffer to help us advance our vision of being an inclusive community of learners that provides an outstanding education for each individual in a diverse student population. We are looking for an individual committed to the academic, social and emotional needs and fluctuations of upper school students; someone who can work effectively independently as well as part of a team. We are looking for staff and faculty who share our belief that a culturally rich and inclusive school community provides students with the best possible environment for a quality education. If that sounds like you, wed like to hear from you.

Who We Are:

University Prep is an independent 6-12 school located in an urban residential section of Seattle, WA, one of the country's most diverse and dynamic cities. We are a strong and vibrant community of students, families, faculty, staff, and alumni who collaboratively create an exceptional educational experience for every student. The School is a place of great teaching and joyful learning; a community that joins together to raise up our children to be caring and productive adults; a place where all students and families have equitable access to all the school has to offer, and a place where we aspire for every family and student to feel equally enfranchised and at home. To us, diversity and inclusivity are not addenda, they are embodied in all facets of our school culture. University Prep believes that our shared values of integrity, respect, and responsibility are essential to accomplish our mission of developing each students potential to become an intellectually courageous, socially responsible citizen of the world.

Job Summary:

The Athletic Department is offering a seasonal job opportunity in Event Management. These opportunities will consist of working closely with the Assistant Director of Athletics and the Director of Athletics. Candidates for this position must be able to work 1 to 3 evenings a week during the Basketball Season. Work hours range from 2:50pm to 7:00pm.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Provides customer service, direct leadership, and general supervision of Upper School Basketball games
  • Assists athletic staff with game day set-up
  • Provides Scorekeeping and Clock operation for Upper School Basketball games in the Pumadome
  • Works closely with athletic staff to create game day media materials
  • Assists Athletic Department with creating monthly publications
  • Maintains and operates the proper use of equipment and supplies
  • Enforces facility and equipment rules
  • Is familiar with and complies with all policies and regulations as put forth in the schools documents
  • Since safety and security are everyone's responsibility, takes all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, faculty, staff, equipment, materials and facilities
  • Performs other duties as assigned


  • Employees are paid the last working day of each month.
  • Employees are paid at a rate of $22.00 per hour

Required Education, Training and Experience:

  • High School diploma or GED required
  • Must possess or be willing to obtain valid First Aid/CPR card
  • Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
    • Must be dependable
    • General knowledge of basketball and/or volleyball league rules and equipment
    • Ability to operate scorebook or scorebook at Upper School completions
    • Ability to follow written and oral instructions
    • Professional manner, discretion, and appearance
    • Sense of humor, energy and enthusiasm and ability to hold students and oneself to high expectations
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Excellent customer service skills and strong work ethic
    • Ability to work with students from diverse backgrounds
    • Commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusivity
    • Ability to work and communicate well with all levels of faculty and staff
    • Ability to work and communicate well with students and their parents
    • Ability to maintain confidential information
    • Proficient in appropriate computer skills and office equipment
    • Ability to stand for long periods
    • Awareness of proper body mechanics to prevent injury
    • Ability to stand, stoop, kneel, crouch, bend, walk, and talk
    • Ability to use hands and fingers to use equipment
    • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
    • Ability to work outside in any weather
    • Some local travel may be required

    If this sounds like you, please click on the URL below, fill out the Apply Now section, complete our online employment application, and upload your résumé and a cover letter telling us why you are interested in and qualified for this position.
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