The University of Tennessee RecSports Department

Outdoors Program - Position Announcement

Climbing Wall Instructor                 

RecSports is seeking enthusiastic, responsible, and self-motivated students to join our staff who are looking for valuable experience in the field of Recreation and Sports Management or looking to gain valuable work experience. Through working with the Outdoors program, students will gain experience in Business Administration, Customer Service, Financial Processes, Cash Management, Equipment Management, and more.

Interested individuals should access and complete the RecSports Online Student Assistant Employment Application and upload their resume.

Climbing Wall Instructors teach belay/ intro to climbing and lead climbing classes.

Duties include but are not limited to:

Minimum Qualifications:

Preferred Qualifications:

Climbing Wall Hours:

  • Mon-Thur 3-9 PM
  • Fri 3-8 PM
  • Sun 4-8 PM

Outdoor Center Hours:

  • Mon & Fri 1-7 PM
  • Tues-Thurs 1-6 PM

Average 8-10 hours of work per week, with opportunity for up to 20 hours.

Pay Rate: $7.50/hour

Please contact Trey Knight, treyk@utk.edu for more information.