Tuesday September 5, 2017
Central Michigan University: The CMU Strength and Conditioning Department has spring 2018 unpaid academic internship opportunities available for undergraduate and graduate degree seeking students. Applicants must receive academic credit from current University to be considered. These academic internship positions are designed to engage current students actively seeking a career as a strength and conditioning coach in the day-to-day operations of a Division I weight room. Students will be exposed to all aspects of an NCAA Division I strength and conditioning program. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: assisting with the supervision and training of ALL varsity programs, completing weekly requirements set out with a hands on weekly curriculum, assisting with daily administrative and maintenance duties, and teaching techniques in a wide variety of lifts. These intern positions provide the opportunity to gain valuable experience while working in a dynamic, educational based, and collaborative environment. Ideal candidates will be certified or actively pursuing certification from NSCA and/or CSCCa. If candidate is currently in pursuit of CSCS certification, Central Michigan University is an approved online proctoring site for the exam. Interns should be prepared to work up to 40 hours/week, which may include days, nights, weekends and/or holidays. All interns will receive instruction in, and be required to comply with, NCAA and Central Michigan University rules, regulations and policies. Interested students need to submit ONE pdf document containing: a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to be considered for the position. Application materials can be emailed to: Aaron McLatcher at [email protected]. Affordable housing arrangements are available minutes away from campus. Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled. For full consideration, applications must be received by 11:59 p.m. (EST) on October 16th , 2017.