Wednesday September 2, 2015
Tennessee-Martin: Nate Sedergren has left Gardner Webb, where he was an assistant strength coach, to become the head strength coach for football and baseball at UT-Martin, per source.
Maryland: The University of Maryland Football Strength and Conditioning Department is now accepting applications for two (2) Volunteer Interns for the Spring 2016 Semester. This is an unpaid position. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to; assisting with the supervision and execution of the strength and conditioning program for the University of Maryland Football team, set up and break down for daily training, routine maintenance and cleaning of the training facilities, and completion of the internship curriculum. Required qualifications include a strong work ethic, completion or current pursuit of an undergraduate or graduate degree in exercise science or a related course of study, and a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional in the collegiate or professional setting. Postgraduate applicants are also required to hold a certification from a recognized governing body (NSCA or CSCCA) and all undergraduate applicants should be working towards their certification. Other preferred qualifications include previous coaching in a collegiate setting and personal involvement in a collegiate competitive sport. Applications will be taken until the positions are filled. All potential applicants are strongly advised to make sure this internship is economically feasible before applying. All interested candidates please email a cover letter, resume, and three references as one (1) PDF document to Assistant Director of Football Strength and Conditioning, Matt Barber at [email protected].
Tuesday September 1, 2015
University of Northern Colorado: The University of Northern Colorado Strength & Conditioning Department is actively seeking applicants for internship positions working with all Sports within our program for the 2015 Fall and Spring Term (Sep. 1 – May. 18). The intent of the internship is to provide a year of hands-on training to prepare the candidate to take on the next level position in strength and conditioning as either a graduate assistant or full-time strength coach. Interns are expected to participate in a comprehensive educational program, including white board discussion and hands-on experience in the following areas: program design, exercise instruction, Olympic lifting progressions and techniques, plyometric, speed and agility techniques, energy system development, regeneration methods, nutritional basics, and facility and athlete management. Internship responsibilities will include various duties within the UNC Strength & Conditioning Department. Hours will vary throughout the semester and may include early morning, late afternoon, or weekend hours. Previous weight room or athletic coaching experience is a plus. Compensation: NON MONETARY Continual educational resources, access to networking opportunities, potential future recommendation for professional advancement and continuing mentorship beyond completion of the internship. Application: E-mail resume, cover letter, and contact information to [email protected]
Thursday August 27, 2015
Kennesaw State (GA): Kennesaw State Football Strength & Conditioning (DI FCS) is looking to hire multiple VOLUNTEER interns for the SPRING of 2016. This position is VOLUNTARY, and no monetary compensation, housing, or meals will be offered. Ideal applicant will be seeking university credit hours or looking to complete hours for SCCC requirements (through the CSCCa). The position will work solely with Football, and responsibilities will include COACHING on the floor/field, facility maintenance, data tracking & professional development. If interested, please send resume, cover letter & list of references to Jim Kiritsy, Director of Football S&C at [email protected].
MidAmerica Nazarene (NAIA – KS): Former player Isaac Yamomoto has been hired as a strength and conditioning intern.
Wednesday August 26, 2015
Manhattan College (NY): St. Louis Cardinals Minor League strength coach Johnny Larson has been named Director of Sports Performance.