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Company: Milwaukee Recreation
Location: Milwaukee, WI
Employment Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 07/10/2024
Expire Date: 09/10/2024
Salary: 75-100
Job Categories: Sports and Recreation
Job Description
Job Summary
The Manager of Interscholastic Athletics & Academics is responsible for supporting the large-scale operations of the Milwaukee Public Schools high school athletic and extracurricular academic programs. Primary responsibilities include leading the recruitment, training, assigning, and supervision of game officials and event staff personnel; coordinating athletic contest scheduling for 21 Milwaukee City Conference (MCC) high schools and 12 Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association (WIAA) sponsored sports; assisting with event security logistics, as well as the development and implementation of instructional clinics and training sessions aimed at improving the skills and performance of staff and student-athletes.

This role provides a unique opportunity to positively impact high school athletics in Milwaukee Public Schools. The ideal candidate possesses a strong attention to detail and a successful history of managing diverse sports programs, with a focus on building a strong alliance with officials and essential support staff

Salary Range: $76,038 - $109,565

How To Apply
Administrative applications for the following position are being accepted by the Office of Human Resources by 11:59 pm on Tuesday, July 23, 2024. A current resume must be attached to the completed application. If you are selected for the next stage of the interview process, you will be asked to provide three electronic professional references. Appointment is subject to a criminal background check, a drug/alcohol test and credential verification. Non-MPS employees must submit official transcripts confirming Degrees. No applications will be accepted after the deadline date and time.

Other Information
As of November 1, 2021, all MPS employees are required to be fully vaccinated. The health and safety of our staff and students is our number one priority. That’s why all offers of employment are contingent on the candidate showing proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (currently one dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine or two doses of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine) to pass the pre-employment requirements. Individuals with medical issues or sincerely held religious beliefs that prevent them from getting the vaccine may request an accommodation from the vaccine requirement.

Provides guidance and supervision to full and part-time staff to ensure fulfillment of job duties, responsibilities, and professional growth.
Completes game scheduling for more than 2,000 athletic contests per year.
Recruits, hires, supervises, and evaluates game officials and event staff.
Provides regular in-services and training for event staff.
Completes necessary paperwork and appropriate payroll approvals for more than one thousand staff.
Provides operational and program support to the Commissioner of Interscholastic Athletics & Academics.
Conducts regular site visits (weekday evenings & Saturday) to determine facility needs, program effectiveness and to provide evaluation feedback and support to part-time staff.
Serves as a resource for safety issues at interscholastic athletic contests.
Assists with the operation of large-scale athletic events.
Arranges for the purchase of necessary equipment and supplies as needed.
Monitors interscholastic athletic trends to enhance overall programming.
Facilitates training and certification for full and part-time event staff and officials.
Solicits sponsorships to support program operations.
Assists in preparing and coordinating promotional/marketing materials.
Evaluates the effectiveness of existing programs, and updates program content to ensure it is current and relevant to athletic needs.
Assists with Recreation Department activities as needed.
Serves on various community or department committees as required and/or assigned.
Actively supports the MPS Five Priorities for Success.
Performs other duties as assigned.

Equal Employment Opportunity
The Milwaukee Public Schools does not discriminate in its programs, activities, facilities, employment, or educational opportunities on the basis of a person's sex, race, age, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, creed, pregnancy, marital or parental status, sexual orientation, or disability. Reasonable accommodations requested by qualified individuals with disabilities will be made in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990, as amended by the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA) of 2008.

In accordance with Wisconsin Statutes, every applicant for a position with Milwaukee Public Schools will be subject to the open records law. Any applicant not wishing to have his/her identity released, must submit a written statement to that effect to the Office of Human Resources. The identities of all "final candidates" may be released. Milwaukee Public Schools reserves the right to interview the best qualified candidates.
Qualifications & Requirements
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in sports management, recreation, education, or related field.
Minimum of 3 years of increasingly responsible full-time experience in planning, implementing, and supervising interscholastic/recreational sports programs.
A minimum of one year of full-time experience with a master's degree will be considered.
National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association Registered Athletic Administrator, or Certified Athletic Administrator certification preferred.
Contact Information
Company Name: Milwaukee Recreation
Company Description:
Milwaukee Recreation serves to strengthen and extend the bond between public education and the community. Founded in 1911 by legislation that was reportedly the first of its kind to assign a local public school system the responsibility for conducting recreation programs, Milwaukee Recreation has maintained a leadership position throughout its history. Multiple use of public school facilities for community services, especially in the evenings, has earned Milwaukee Recreation the distinction of being recognized nationally as the "City of the Lighted Schoolhouse." Milwaukee Recreation enriches the lives of Milwaukee's youth, adults, and families through many innovative programs. These programs are designed to improve the academic achievement of all students during non-school hours, strengthen families, reduce crime in the neighborhoods, and enhance the well-being of all residents. Milwaukee Recreation's mission is to enrich and strengthen the community by promoting healthy lifestyles, personal development, and fun through memorable recreational and educational experiences for people of all ages and abilities. Milwaukee Recreation personnel include over 80 full-time program & clerical staff, plus approximately 2,500 part-time employees hired annually as instructors, leaders, field attendants, umpires and referees. Over 100 schools and community locations are programmed on an annual basis to serve the Milwaukee community.
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