Strength Scoop – Wednesday November 25, 2020

Wednesday November 25, 2020

Louisiana-Monroe: The University of Louisiana Monroe Sports Performance Department is looking for a disciplined, self-sufficient, humble, accountable Graduate Assistant Sport Performance Coach starting in January of 2021 (spring semester).  The ideal candidate for this position has completed 1-2 internships at the collegiate level as well as possess the desire to continue to learn realms of training such as triphasic, velocity based training, conjugate method, Teir System, etc..  Ideal candidates will also be tasked with helping to stock, run, and clean the weight room and nutrition area.  Candidates must possess abasic understanding of programming as well as the science of training for sport.  This is an opportunity for candidates to organize, run, and program for their own teams that will be assigned under the guidance of the Director of Sports Performance and Nutrition, Ben Jacobs.  The assigned teams will be beach and indoor volleyball, women’s tennis, as well as assisting with football.  A background in assisting with these sports is highly preferred.  All applicants must be certified through the NSCA (CSCS) or CSCCA as well as up to date with CPR certification.  To be considered all applicants must be accepted into the Graduate School of their choosing at ULM.  Note that candidates will need to choose an online curriculum due to training schedules of mentioned teams, so please apply as an online student.  All interested applicants need to email Director of Sports Performance and Nutrition, Ben Jacobs at [email protected] a cover letter, resume, and 3 references in one PDF file.

Montana State (FCS): Montana State University, is accepting applications for qualified, highly motivated UNPAID Interns in Strength and Conditioning. Responsibilities: Responsibilities include, but are not limited to; assisting in implementation of strength & conditioning programs for assigned sports; providing proper instruction for safe and effective lifting/spotting techniques and equipment usage; supervising weight room day-to-day activities and conducting periodic performance & strength testing; as well as facility maintenance. Qualifications:  Must have strong desire to pursue a career in the strength and conditioning profession. Must be pro-active, have an excellent work ethic, and be disciplined. Previous strength coaching experience preferred.  Previous athletic experience preferred.  Experience using Microsoft Word and Excel strongly recommended. Compensation: NON-MONETARY/UNPAID. Continuing education resources, CSCS certification prep, access to networking opportunities, potential future recommendation for professional advancement and continuing mentorship available beyond completion of the internship. A CSCCa Practicum/Internship is also available. Application deadline: Deadline to apply is December 21st, 2020. The position will begin January 4 th , 2021. To apply submit a letter of application, resume and references to Alex Jardine, Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach at [email protected]. IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED: FORMAT ALL 3 INTO 1 PDF DOCUMENT (COVER LETTER FIRST, RESUME SECOND, REFERENCES THIRD) AND NAME IT LAST.FIRST.MSUINTERNAPP.DATE. Montana State University is an equal opportunity, equal access, affirmative action employer committed to achieving a diverse community.

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