Strength Scoop – Monday September 18, 2017

Monday September 18, 2017

Villanova: Villanova University has 1 open professional internship position available. This position will report to the head strength & conditioning coach for Olympic sports while having football responsibilities. The position will work directly with field hockey, swimming & diving, and men’s/women’s tennis, while assisting with men’s lacrosse and football. This position will also be in charge of data entry and Villanova’s social media accounts. This position pays $1,400 a month and will end May 31st. All interested candidates should apply via this link and send their cover letter, resume, and 3 references to [email protected] . Contacting administration, or any other strength coach through e-mail or phone about this position will disqualify that applicant automatically.

Rutgers: Rutgers Olympic Strength and Conditioning department is seeking highly motivated candidates to fill 2 paid internship positions. Individuals will gain knowledge and experience working in a Division I Collegiate Strength and Conditioning setting. It may fulfill course credit if necessary. Daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to: assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs for various sports, daily maintenance of the training facilities, and professional development assignments throughout internship curriculum. Qualification: Currently pursuing bachelors/masters in exercise science or related field, certified in CPR/First Aid, and a strong desire to become a Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach. Prefer SCCC or CSCS certfication(s). Compensation contingent on experience. Successful applicants will gain Big Ten experience and essential knowledge and skills necessary for a successful career in Strength and Conditioning. Applicants please submit a cover letter, resume, and professional reference ALL AS ONE PDF to Zach Kinninger at [email protected].

Toledo: University of Toledo’s Football Strength and Conditioning Department is currently seeking qualified volunteer candidates for the Spring 2018 semester. The internship begins the week of January 8th.  This is an unpaid position, no monetary compensation will be provided. Position responsibilities will consist of, but are not limited to, the following: assisting the staff in all aspects of the strength program, setting up and breaking down of equipment, assisting with routine maintenance of training facilities, assisting with nutrition, 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(s) must 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.  Interested candidates should email a cover letter, resume, and three references to [email protected]edu. No phone calls please.

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