Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary

Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary

Teach courses pertaining to recreation, leisure, and fitness studies, including exercise physiology and facilities management. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Key Competencies * Initiative * Dependability * Integrity * Persistence * Self Control * Cooperation * Analytical Thinking * Leadership * Stress Tolerance * Achievement/Effort

Representative Tasks * Initiate, facilitate, and moderate classroom discussions. * Maintain student attendance records, grades, and other required records. * Prepare course materials, such as syllabi, homework assignments, and handouts.


Educational Services,

Job Family Education, Training, and Library

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