Tuesday June 30, 2015
Gardner-Webb: The Gardner-Webb University Strength and Conditioning Department is seeking qualified applicants for a graduate assistant position. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: design and implementation of sport specific strength and conditioning programs for assigned teams; demonstration and instruction of various weightlifting techniques; supervise team workouts; assist with the maintenance and upkeep of the facility. Qualifications: (Required) – Bachelor’s degree and acceptance into graduate school. (Preferred) – CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification; CPR and First Aid certifications; previous strength and conditioning experience in some capacity at the college level; experience in designing and implementing workout programs. Compensation: Full Tuition and a stipend. Please send resume, cover letter, and 3 professional references to Curtis Whaley at Cwhaley2@gardner-webb.edu.
Liberty: Henry Barrera has been hired as the men’s basketball strength and conditioning coach.
William Penn Charter School (PA): The William Penn Charter School, a private high school outside of Philadelphia, is looking for a part-time assistant strength and conditioning coach, preferably with college experience. Duties include but are not limited to: Design and implement strength and conditioning programs for assigned sports teams; assist with facility supervision and training of student-athletes; teach proper movement, speed, agility, strength, power and conditioning techniques. Required qualifications: Bachelor’s degree; current certification through the NSCA, CSCCA, or USAW; and a current First Aid and CPR certification. Preferred qualifications: Experience working in a team setting either at the high school or collegiate level and a strong desire to become a full-time strength and conditioning coach. This is a part-time, 10-month position with a salary that is negotiable. The anticipated start date is August 18th, 2015. Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and a list of 3 professional references to John Estok, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monday June 29, 2015
Midland (NAIA – NE): Midland University is looking to fill one Strength & Conditioning Graduate Assistant position. The position is expected to start as soon as possible but graduate work doesn’t begin until the fall. The position includes room, board, and tuition. Collegiate playing and / or coaching experience is preferred but not required. Email resume, references, and cover letter to Mike Collins at email@example.com.
Indiana State: Indiana State University is now accepting applications for the position of VOLUNTEER INTERN to contribute to the Strength and Conditioning program beginning August 10th 2015 for the Fall term. DAILY RESPONSIBILITIES will include but are not limited to assisting in the successful implementation of the strength and conditioning department programs; set up and break down for daily activities, routine maintenance and cleaning of the training facilities, and participation in the internship curriculum. NO MONETARY COMPENSATION will be provided, however, Interns will receive experience working in a Division 1 training environment and have the opportunity to earn recommendations for future career opportunities; including Mentorship through the CSCCa and working towards SCCC certification and/or receive college credit if applicable. The interns at Indiana State will have the opportunity to work with all 12 of our men’s and women’s athletic teams. As a staff we believe in providing our interns with the best instruction possible through weekly professional development sessions in order to enhance their strength and conditioning career opportunities along with earning professional recommendation. The level of ambition of the intern will determine the level of the learning experience. QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates must have a strong work-ethic and have a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional. Interns are expected to be punctual, enthusiastic, reliable, productive and consistent along with having the ability to work early mornings and late evenings. Ideal candidates should be pursuing a Master’s degree, possess a bachelor’s degree or be in the last semester of coursework earning an undergraduate degree in exercise physiology or related field of study. Certification from one or more of the following (NSCA, CSCS; CSCCa, SCCC; USAW) is preferred. CPR/First-Aid/AED certification required. Please email letter of application with attached resume to Ross Jirgl at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gardner-Webb (FCS): Per source, former assistant strength & conditioning coach at Eastern Kentucky University Chris McCormick has accepted the position of Director of Strength & Conditioning position at Gardner-Webb University.
New Haven: The University of New Haven Strength and Conditioning Department is seeking qualified applicants for a graduate assistant position. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: design and implementation of sport specific strength and conditioning programs for assigned teams; demonstration and instruction of Olympic weightlifting techniques; supervise team workouts, individual workouts, and open hours; assist with the maintenance and upkeep of the facility. Qualifications: (Required) – Bachelor’s degree and acceptance into graduate school. (Preferred) – CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification; CPR and First Aid certifications; previous strength and conditioning experience in a collegiate setting; experience in designing and implementing workout programs. Compensation: Full Tuition and a stipend. Start date: August 1, 2015. Please send Resume, Cover Letter, and 3 Professional References to: Kevin McGonigal, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach at email@example.com.
Florida Atlantic: The Florida Atlantic University Strength & Conditioning department is accepting applications for the position of Volunteer Intern for the Fall 2015 semester (August 17th – December 11th). Compensation: Division I Intercollegiate experience; an earned recommendation toward further success as a Strength & Conditioning Coach; as well as college credit toward graduation, if applicable. Please be aware that there will be NO monetary compensation, nor housing offered for this position. Duties will include, but are not limited to: assisting staff in the implementation of strength and conditioning programs for all FAU sports; set up, and breakdown of training equipment; as well as assisting in the maintenance and upkeep of the facility. Minimum Qualifications: Strong work ethic, and highly motivated; preferred candidates are to be in a Bachelor’s degree program geared towards Exercise Physiology or a related field; experience in a college strength & conditioning setting. Preferred Qualifications: Working towards a Graduate’s degree in a program geared toward Exercise Physiology or a related field; working towards a nationally-accredited strength & conditioning certification (SCCC, CSCS, USAW, etc.); knowledge/experience working with Microsoft Excel. In order to apply for this position, please e-mail a resume, and a list of 3 professional references (with contact information) to Joe Valentino at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please do not send faxes or phone calls.
Thomas University (NAIA – GA): Thomas University Strength and Conditioning Department is seeking qualified applicants to fill the strength and conditioning athletic assistant/graduate assistant position. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: design and implementation of sport specific strength and conditioning programs for assigned teams; demonstration and instruction of Olympic weightlifting techniques; supervise during team workouts, individual workouts, and open hours; assist with the maintenance and upkeep of the facility. Candidates must have a strong work ethic and the desire to become and strength and conditioning professional. Qualifications: (Required) – Bachelor’s degree; CPR and First Aid certifications. (Preferred) – CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification; previous strength and conditioning experience in a collegiate setting; experience in designing and implementing workout programs. Compensation: Tuition (fall and spring), university housing (fall and spring), and monthly stipend. Start date: August 2015. Please send resume, cover letter, and 3 professional references to Seth Blevins at sethLblevins@gmail.com.
Friday June 26, 2015
Duke: Duke University is looking for qualified candidates for our Olympic Sports Performance Volunteer Internship Program. Come be a part of one of the most successful programs in Division I Athletics. Olympic Sports Performance Coaches at Duke work with 23 men’s and women’s programs competing in the Atlantic Coast Conference. Interns are responsible for assisting full-time staff in the implementation and development of programs designed to improve strength, speed, power, and targeted energy system development; enhance functional movement patterns, improve joint and soft-tissue support, and improve daily nutritional habits and practices. Interns also help maintain all training facilities; do on-site, off-site, and online research; meet with various sport staffs and the Sports Medicine staff to increase sport-specific knowledge; participate in the Athletic Department Leadership Academy, and complete weekly assignments related to the teams they train and the experiences they have at Duke. They will also present on a variety of topics at weekly staff meetings, and learn to “coach the coaches”. These are unpaid positions. However, undergraduate and graduate level credits are available, and there will be potential opportunities to earn money through participation in sport camps and training clinics. Candidates can apply by emailing a current resume with three professional references to Dan Perlmutter, Head Olympic Sports Performance Coach, at email@example.com. The screening process consists of the following steps: 1. Resume review 2. Two brief phone interviews with staff and current interns for potential-match candidates 3. Skype interview with full-time Olympic Sports Performance Coaches for candidate finalists 4. Submission of a video of the finalist both performing and coaching exercises of their choosing 5. Federal Background and Criminal Records Check.
Missouri: The University Of Missouri Department Of Athletic Performance is now accepting applications for the position of Volunteer Intern. There is no monetary compensation provided, however, the aforementioned internship is a learning opportunity that qualifies as practical experience toward the 9 months or 640 hours required toward SCCC certification with the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association as well as theoretical and practical experience that can be applied to CSCS certification from the National Strength and Conditioning Association. Daily responsibilities include, but are not limited to: assistance of supervision for daily activities, set up and break down for daily activities, routine maintenance, weekly educational projects and reports, and assistance with execution of workout design and implementation for various sports. All prospective interns are expected to have an interest in advancing in a career in athletic performance. Prospects should have outstanding work ethic, energy, enthusiasm and attention to detail. Individuals chosen for this position are subject to university background checks and will possess or be in the process of obtaining CPR/First Aid/AED certification. Materials must be received before July 15th. Please email a cover letter, resume, and three references to Rusty Burney at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monmouth (FCS – NJ): Monmouth University located in West Long Branch, NJ is accepting applications for the Assistant for Student-Athlete Performance. The candidate would be responsible for designing and implementing sport-specific training programs including strength training, plyometric training, speed and agility, flexibility, and conditioning for Football and Olympic sports teams. He or she will be responsible for the direct supervision of student-athletes during scheduled training times in the varsity weight room and serve as a source of information on fitness-related issues. Required qualifications include completion of a Bachelor’s degree, CSCS or comparable certification through a recognized governing body, CPR/First Aid Certification, previous coaching experience in a collegiate setting, and proficiency in teaching and performing Olympic movements. For application, apply for this position online through the Monmouth University Employment Opportunities website. The online application closes July 5, 2015.
Thursday June 25, 2015
Miami (OH): Miami University is accepting applications for their fall internship program. This is a VOLUNTEER position. Successful applicants must display a strong work ethic and must be highly motivated. Interns will be given the opportunity to oversee their own teams and assist with the nutrition program. While this is an unpaid internship, candidates will gain valuable experience training their assigned teams, earn class credit (if applicable), receive team gear, and earn a potential recommendation for further positions in the field. A background in Exercise Science or a related field is preferred, but not required. Applicants should send a resume and cover letter to Mackenzie Cutter at email@example.com.
Arizona: The University of Arizona football strength staff is searching for aspiring strength and conditioning coaches for internship positions this fall (August – December). This is an unpaid position, although, the position allows for an opportunity to earn future recommendation towards GA and assistant vacancies in the field of strength and conditioning. The position will require daily cleaning, as well as setup and breakdown of equipment. The UA strength staff will put you through an internship program that includes teaching the correct techniques on Olympic lifts, plyos and speed development. This program will also include instruction on program design and how to prepare for future interviews. Applicants should be committed to developing themselves as a strength and conditioning coach and devoted to further advancing their careers in this profession. For consideration, all candidates please email a professional resume to coach Gerch at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wednesday June 24, 2015
Ole Miss: The University of Mississippi is accepting applications for a Fall 2015 semester internship position that would work with the Football Strength and Conditioning Department. This is an unpaid position that is responsible for assisting the Ole Miss Strength and Conditioning Staff with the implementation of the off-season program and all other departmental functions. This internship program contains an academic portion, which entails multiple readings and assignments, as well as a hands on practical portion. Required qualifications include completion or current pursuit of an undergraduate degree in exercise science or a related course of study, a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional, and possess a strong work ethic. Other preferred qualifications include certification from a recognized governing body, previous coaching in a collegiate setting, personal involvement in a collegiate competitive sport, 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. Official start date would be August 5, 2015 and last till the end of the semester. Please send cover letter, resume, and 3 references to Anthony Crosby at email@example.com by July 10.
Old Dominion: Old Dominion University is seeking applications for Sports Performance interns for the Fall 2015 semester. This is an unpaid position working with Olympic sports that has the possibility to oversee small groups. This position may also be used for class credit. Qualified candidates must be able to commit a considerable amount of time in order to gain enough experience to warrant future recommendations from the Sports Performance staff. Responsibilities include: implementing strength and conditioning programs; set up and break down of workouts; daily maintenance and operational duties; completion of educational assignments. Qualifications: must want to pursue career in strength and conditioning field; possess strong work ethic and punctuality; pays attention to detail. Preferred Qualifications: pursuing or has completed Bachelors or Masters degree in exercise science or related field; pursuing or currently hold CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification; must be CPR/First Aid certified. To apply, please submit cover letter, resume, and list of 3 references to Lanie Deppe, Assistant Director of Sports Performance, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
South Alabama: The University of South Alabama is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Associate Strength and Conditioning Coach. This is a full time, twelve-month position. This position will assist the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach in all facets of a Division I program. Duties include development and implementation of sport training programs for selected sports assigned by the head strength and conditioning coach and assist with all other sports. Educating athletes and coaches on nutrition and supplementation along with other duties assigned by the Head Strength Coach. Preferences to apply for this position are as follows: Administrate a collegiate strength and conditioning internship program, Proficient with Apple Computers, Have a basic understanding of Apple video editing software Applicants must possess good verbal and written skills, and the ability to relate and communicate with student-athletes. Requirements to apply for this position are as follows: Master’s degree, CSCS or SCCC, USAW, CPR Certification, Knowledge of NCAA rules and guidelines, Three Years of Full Time Experience, Has worked with both male and female collegiate athletes. This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background check. The background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law. Applicants should submit letter of application, resume, and at least three references to email@example.com. No phone calls please. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.
Tulsa: The University of Tulsa Department of Athletic Performance is accepting applications for the Fall 2015 Athletic Performance Internship Curriculum. This volunteer internship will expose participants to all facets of Athletic Performance. Interns will complete both an academic and practical curriculum. Academic experiences include: weekly reading assignments, program design projects, daily meetings/discussions with full time staff members, and weekly evaluations. Practical experiences include: hands on experience in running a Division I Athletic Performance Department, staff meetings, daily maintenance, technology implementation and record keeping. Interns will receive experience working with various teams in a Division I training environment, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. Intern qualifications include: enrollment in a bachelor’s/master’s program in exercise science or related field, punctuality, enthusiasm, and strong work ethic. Preferred qualifications include: SCCC or CSCS certification, CPR/First Aid certification. To apply applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Chad Cain, Assistant Director of Athletic Performance, via e-mail: chad- firstname.lastname@example.org.