Monday November 9, 2010

Memphis: Grad assistant. The University of Memphis is seeking an individual with the capacity to work with a variety of student-athletes as a strength and conditioning professional.  Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to: design and implement sport specific training programs for assigned team(s); supervise both individual and team training sessions; maintain team and individual records and training data; provide appropriate maintenance and upkeep of all equipment and the weight room; motivate small and large groups of student-athletes; ability to reinforce set rules of the weight room and per sport coach; passion for the strength and conditioning field.  Requirements: NSCA CSCS certification, current First Aid and CPR certification, previous experience in designing and implementing programs for athletes in a team setting, collegiate experience through an internship, acceptance into the Masters Degree program at the University.  Resumes may be submitted until November 29, as the position start date is January 2011.  The successful applicant will be rewarded tuition and a monthly stipend.  All interested applicants email a letter of interest, resume, and three references to Josh Medler at [email protected].