Wednesday November 8, 2017

UNLV: The UNLV Football Strength and Conditioning Program is seeking elite candidates for the Winter/Spring 2018 VOLUNTEER internship program. Qualified candidates will work directly with Football, and will have the opportunity to assist in all training sessions (in compliance with NCAA rules) with the implementation of individualized, comprehensive, sport-specific injury prevention and performance enhancement programs. This is an UNPAID opportunity that provides experience working in a Division I FBS environment within the Mountain West Conference. If this is not an economically feasible option, please do not apply. Required qualifications: current CPR / AED; completion of an undergraduate degree in Exercise Science or a related field. Applicants should be working toward or have completed certification(s) from CSCCa and/or NSCA, previous coaching experience(s), experience in collegiate sports, and proficiency with Microsoft Office. Seeking those who will embody the UNLV culture, that are focused and have the desire to pursue a career as Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach, no others need apply. To apply, send an email with the subject header, “UNLV Internship- Last Name, First Name.” Deadline to apply is: October 30th 2017. Please email letter of application, resume, and list of three professional references together as one PDF file to David Kitchen, Assistant Director of Football Strength and Conditioning at [email protected].

Arizona State: The Sports Performance Department is currently accepting applicants for the 2018 Winter Internship Programs. We are providing two separate internships. One is strictly with ASU Football and the other is under the Olympic Sports Program. Both Internships start the first week of January and run until the end of April.  Please submit a ONE page PDF containing your resume and 3 references to [email protected] (Football) or to [email protected] (Olympic Sports).

The Holy Name (Oakland, CA): The Holy Names University Strength and Conditioning Department is accepting applications for the position of Graduate Assistant (GA). Holy Names University is a private, Catholic,University in Oakland,CA home to 14 NCAA Division II Athletics Programs. This position provides tuition remission for up to 18 graduate hours per year as well as a grant as well as on campus housing , for a full-year contract (fall, spring, terms). You must be accepted into the Holy Names Graduate School prior to employment. The position is subject to a university background check. Intended start date is December 2017. Successful applicants should have the ability to excel within a collaborative team environment; strong work ethic; effective communication skills; & desire to further one’s career in the field of Athletic Performance/Strength & Conditioning while having a strong commitment to Christian higher education. Responsibilities: Assisting in all aspects of the Holy Names Strength and Conditioning department with programs , design and implementation of sport specific training programs for 7-8 assigned sports teams; ability to effectively teach and execute proper technique of lifts and drills; supervision of team workouts; assist with the maintenance and upkeep of the Athletic Performance Facility & compliance with all appropriate university, PAC West Conference, and NCAA Rules/Regulations. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university is required as well as working toward or already obtained a certification from an accredited strength and conditioning organization (NSCA, USAW, CSCCa, etc.). Possess CPR/AED and First Aid certification. Experience working in a NCAA/NAIA 4- year college or university weight room with a variety teams. If interested, please email or mail cover letter, resume, and list of 3 professional references to  [email protected]

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