Strength Scoop – Wednesday February 20, 2019

Wednesday February 20, 2019

Texas State: Texas State Strength and Conditioning Department is accepting applications for interns for SUMMER 2019. This is a VOLUNTEER, UNPAID, position and offers Division I experience and training in an educational environment and the opportunity for future recommendations or opportunities in the field of strength and conditioning from the leadership of Head Strength Coach Scott Salwasser. This position may even offer the opportunity to be a part of the countable five strength coaching staff. Responsibilities will include: assist the Football Strength and Conditioning staff in the training of the Texas State University’s Division I football program; assist with daily administrative and maintenance duties; assist in the set-up and break-down of equipment for every workout; spotting athletes; and participate in weekly projects and assignments for the duration of the internship. The internship start date will be June 3, 2019 and end August 2, 2019. Report date will be June 1, 2019 Minimum Qualifications: must have a STONG WORK-ETHIC, ENTHUSIASM and a DESIRE to develop the characteristics necessary TO BECOME A SUCCESSFUL STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING COACH. Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field and pursuing CSCS or relevant certification from one of the following: NSCA, CSCS; CSCCA, SCCC; USAW and CPR –First Aid certification and proficiency in teaching and performing Olympic movements. There is no monetary compensation so if this position is not an economically feasible option for you, please do not apply. Candidates must email a letter of application, resume and the names of three references to Andrew Williams at [email protected].

Southeast Missouri State: Southeast Missouri State University has multiple Strength and Conditioning Graduate Assistant positions beginning August of 2019 & January 2020. Looking for highly motivated, hard working individuals that understands the needs of the profession. Must be certified or working towards the CSCCa or the NSCA (CSCS), have first aid & CPR certification, and preferably USAW. Graduate Assistant will work with varying sports (too be determined) and will include Football. Responsibilities will include: aid in Nutrition Center, set up, breakdown, ordering, stocking, and planning; design and implementation of training programs; meet with coaches and athletic trainers to collaborate on program design and modifications; weight room supervision; daily upkeep and maintenance of equipment; and other duties as assigned. The Graduate Assistant position is a two-year assignment beginning with the 2019-20 academic year and includes a tuition waiver for graduate credit hours and a monthly stipend. If interested, please send your cover letter, resume and list of references (in a single PDF document) to Jason Zerbach, Director of Sports Performance at [email protected], with the subject heading “Graduate Assistant Position and Fall or Spring term applying for”. Consideration for a graduate assistant position is contingent upon acceptance into our Master’s program.

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