Strength Scoop – Thursday June 23, 2016

Thursday June 23, 2016


South Carolina: The University of South Carolina football is looking for highly motivated interns for the 2016 Fall Semester. The duration of this internship will be from Monday, August 15th through Friday, December 9th. There is no monetary compensation for these positions. You will be required to work a minimum of 30 hours per week. You will get to work in the weightroom, with our nutritionist, our Catapult system, you will be required to give presentations to the staff and be part of bi-weekly lectures. You must either hold or be working toward a strength and conditioning certification (CSCS, USAW, SCCC) and you MUST have your CPR/AED/First Aid certification. Please send your cover letter, resume and 3 references to David Feeley at [email protected]. No phone calls will be accepted.

Loyola Maryland: Loyola University Maryland is looking to fill a VOLUNTEER INTERN position, no monetary compensation will be provided. Candidates can use this experience working towards class credit at their respective university or to gain further hands on training in the field of collegiate strength and conditioning. The position will require no more than 20 hours a week. The Internship is set to begin July 18th and carry on as long as the end of the Fall Semester. The accepted applicant will gain experience working at the Division I collegiate level, specifically Men’s and Women’s Basketball. Position responsibilities will consist of, but are not limited to, the following: setting up and breaking down of equipment for training sessions, running training sessions (if they’re certified) assisting with routine maintenance of training facilities, and participation in projects and assignments throughout the duration of the Internship. Applicants must be certified or working toward certification with the CSCCa (SCCC) or the NSCA (CSCS) and have current CPR/AED certification. The candidate must be able to teach and perform Olympic based lifts and squats, possess strong communication skills, motivational skills, and must have a strong desire to become a strength and conditioning professional at the collegiate or professional level. Please submit cover letter, resume and at least 3 references to Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach Sean Fantuzzi at [email protected]. No phone calls please.

Coastal Carolina: Coastal Carolina University is now accepting applications for the position of Strength and Conditioning FALL VOLUNTEER INTERN. Daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to; assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs for various sports, teaching student athletes proper technique and equipment use, attending to the daily maintenance of the training facilities, participation in weekly projects, and professional development throughout the internship program. Intern qualifications include: punctuality; enthusiasm; strong work ethic; and strong communication skills Preferred qualifications include: senior status or completion of a bachelor's degree in exercise science or related field; SCCC, CSCS certification; CPR certification. Interns will receive experience working for a highly competitive Division I University, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. Candidates must have a strong desire to become strength and conditioning professional. If interested in the position, please email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to [email protected]. Attention: Sonya Woods.

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