Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation Alumni Association

Resources

KSRAA is committed to the lifelong learning and engagement of our alumni members. Below is a compilation of websites and job boards to get you started in finding a position in your field. Make sure to visit here for professional development opportunities and special alumni deals and discounts.

Job Search

Website Types of Postings Location Degree applicability
City of Edmonton  Varied Edmonton All
Government of Alberta Varied Alberta All
City of Calgary Varied Calgary All
Edmonton Public School Board  Teaching Edmonton BKin/BEd 
Edmonton Catholic School Board  Teaching Edmonton BKin/BEd
Alberta Recreation & Parks Association (ARPA)  Primarily recreation Alberta BARST/BKin 
British Columbia Recreation & Parks Association  Recreation British Columbia BARST/BKin
SIRC  Volunteer and paid positions in sports related fields Canada  All 
CAPS  Varied  Alberta  All
NIRSA  Intramurals & recreation, primarily at the university/college level  USA  BKin & BARST
Charity Village  Mostly non-profit and NGO postings   Worldwide  All
Sports Hiring  Varied Canada  All 
Jump in Sport  Varied Worldwide  All
Recreation Internships  Internship  USA  BKin & BARST
Indeed  Varied  Province-wide  BScKin 
Idealist  Varied North America  All 

Professional Development

Course or Event Topic(s) Type Dates Notes 
Sport and Recreation Management Graduate Certificate Online program aimed at enhancing management and leadership skills in the fields of recreation, sport, and health. Professional Development All Offered through the Faculty 
Indigenous Sport and Recreation Graduate Certificate Designed to help working professionals gain a deeper understanding of the cultural context of Indigenous communities through sport and recreation Professional Development All Offered through the Faculty
APRA Conference & Energize Workshop Recreation Conference October Alternates yearly between Lake Louise and Jasper Park Lodge 
YDRS Bi-Annual Conference Youth Development through Recreation Services Symposium  Conference Fall bi-annually
NIRSA  Collegiate recreation  Conference  Spring  
International Physical Literacy Conference  Physical Literacy Conference Spring Alternates with International LTAD conference.
Sport Leadership Sportif Conference (CAC)  Sport leadership, coaching -- Coaching Association of Canada  Conference  November  
Alberta Sport Leadership Conference    Sport leadership, coaching Conference Spring  

Alumni Discounts and Deals

Where What How to access
PAW Centre - Van Vliet Complex Discounted membership for a VVC Membership pass  Visit the Facility Services desk located on the lower level of VVC 
Manulife  Health & Life Insurance Visit here
TD Insurance Meloche Monnex Discounted rate on car and home insurance   Visit here

 

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