Thursday November 2, 2017

UT-Chattanooga: The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Athletic Performance department is looking for two (2) qualified and hardworking interns with a strong passion for Strength and Conditioning for the Spring Semester of 2018. THIS IS AN UNPAID INTERNSHIP, but will provide valuable experience and an opportunity for advancement in the field of Strength and Conditioning. Responsibilities include, but not limited to: assisting with the supervision and training of UTC’s Division I intercollegiate athletics programs; assisting with daily administrative and maintenance duties, set-up and breakdown for daily training sessions, and completion of the intern curriculum. Required qualifications include a strong work ethic and a desire to become a Strength and Conditioning professional in the Collegiate or Professional ranks. Preferred candidates should be working towards a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in or related to the field of Exercise Science; have or working towards an accredited certification (CSCS, SCCC, or USAW) . Other preferred qualifications include previous coaching in a collegiate setting and a personal involvement in collegiate sport. All potential candidates are strongly advised to make sure this internship is economically feasible before applying. The internship will begin on January 8 th and will end April 27 th . All interested candidates please email a cover letter, resume, and three references to Associate Director of Athletic Performance Ron Dickson at [email protected].

DePaul: DePaul University (Chicago, IL) is currently seeking highly motivated candidates for the position of Volunteer Sports Performance Coach for the Winter and Spring quarter of 2018. The dates of the position will be from approximately January 2nd , 2018 until June 7th, 2018, but we are willing to accommodate a semester schedule. This is an unpaid position; however, the COMPENSATION of this experience is as follows but not limited to: experience working with Division 1 athletes, professional development opportunities, daily learning opportunities, resources and assistance in preparing for major certifications such as the CSCS, and professional references for future opportunities in the field. RESPONSIBILITIES are as follows but not limited to: assist sports performance coaches in program implementation of each sport, design and implementation of individual workouts (when given the opportunity), set up prior to and break down following workouts, and routine organization/cleaning of the weight room. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS are as follows: open availability, strong work ethic, reliability, desire to become a strength and conditioning coach, desire to learn and be challenged, and daily positive attitude. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS are as follows: position to take place during the last semester of his or her undergraduate curriculum and currently have or working towards a highly recognizable certification in the field. IF INTERESTED, please forward a copy of your updated cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Ryan Nosak at [email protected]

Marquette: Marquette is looking to add Sports Performance Interns. Potential coaches should be highly motivated with a strong desire to work in a fast paced and competitive Division I environment. Successful candidates should have prior weight room experience in collegiate or professional athletics. Additionally, candidates should be working towards completion of a bachelor’s/master’s degree and/or have a strong desire to gain experience in the field of sports performance enhancement. Preferred qualifications include prior classes in anatomy, physiology, biomechanics, and exercise physiology as well as certification through the NSCA, CSCCa or USAW. Must be eligible to work in the United States (US citizen, valid student visa, resident alien etc) Compensation: No monetary compensation. Class credit toward graduation with prior institution approval. Approved SCCC practicum site. Application: We welcome all applicants who meet the qualifications criteria above and encourage young, dedicated professionals with a varied and valuable background to apply. Interested coaches should submit a cover letter, resume and 3 references to Coach Stuart Roche using the contact information below. Note that your cover letter should not summarize information already detailed in your resume, but expand on the experiences and desire to grow in this field. Stuart Roche at [email protected].

Millsaps: Millsaps College’s Department of Strength and Conditioning is now accepting applications for 1-2 Strength and Conditioning Intern Coaches for the Spring Semester of 2018. Daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to; assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs for Football and all Olympic Sports, teaching student athletes proper technique and equipment use, attending to the daily maintenance of the training facilities and participation in weekly projects and professional development throughout the internship program. Candidates will have the opportunity to program, implement, and supervise a strength and conditioning program for some assigned sports. HOUSING AND SOME MEALS may be provided. No monetary compensation will be provided. Ideal candidates must have a bachelor’s degree or be in the last semester of coursework for an undergraduate degree in exercise physiology or related field of study. Certification from one or more of the following (NSCA, CSCS; CSCCA, SCCC; USAW) are preferred. Inquiries must be received by January 5th. If you are interested in the position, please email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to Coach Kilgore at [email protected]

William Penn: William Penn University is currently accepting applications for a Graduate Assistant Athletic Performance coach. This is a 12 month position starting January 8th with a two year commitment. Full tuition waiver and a monthly stipend are included. Candidates must be admissible to the graduate program with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Responsibilities include assisting with the design and implementation for a variety of William Penn University’s collegiate sports. The qualified candidate will be assigned sports based on his/her background and experience. The position will also assist the Head Athletic Performance coach, help with maintenance of the Randleman Fitness Center, and perform other duties as assigned by the Head Athletic Performance coach. Proven knowledge and experience with sport specific strength, speed, and agility programs is necessary. · Candidates must hold a BA/BS in exercise science or a health related field and be working toward certification as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist with the National Strength & Conditioning Association or the SCCC through the CSCCa. · Candidates with an athletic background or experience (volunteer/intern) in a collegiate strength and conditioning program is preferred · Candidates must possess strong communication skills and have the ability to effectively work with student athletes, the sports medicine staff, administrators and sport coaches. · Candidates must possess skills and proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel. · Qualified applicants email cover letter, resume and references to [email protected].

Macalester (D-III – MN): Macalester College is accepting applications for volunteer interns for the spring semester to work with our strength and conditioning dept. starting early Jan. ending mid-May. Intern responsibilities will include assisting the strength and conditioning staff with the implementation of strength, speed, and agility programs, assisting with the supervision of training programs, daily upkeep and maintenance of equipment, assisting with daily administrative and maintenance items, and other duties as assigned by the Director of Sports Performance. Qualifications include knowledge of exercise & the human body, punctuality, enthusiasm, and strong work ethic. Preferred qualifications include senior status or completion of a bachelors degree in exercise science or related field, CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification, and CPR certification. Make sure you understand that we are unable to neither compensate you for your time nor help with your lodging. However, you will receive some athletic gear, experience coaching/training collegiate athletes, networking opportunities in the strength and conditioning field, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. If interested, please email [email protected] with your cover letter, resume and three professional references.

Montana State: Montana State University Strength and Conditioning Department is accepting applications for Spring 2018. The internship will begin January 8th and run through May 4th (dates are flexible). The daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to, assisting Strength and Conditioning coaches in program implementation for each sport, daily set up and break down, organization and cleaning of the weight room. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: strong work ethic, reliability, desire to become a Strength and Conditioning coach, CPR / AED certification. Preferred Qualifications: previous experience at the division 1 level, pursuing a Bachelors or Master’s degree, have or working towards CSCS, SCCC, USAW, PES. No monetary compensation will be provided, however, clothing will be given to each candidate. Please email cover letter, resume and 3 references to Jeff Tremper at [email protected].

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