Strength Scoop – Wednesday June 28, 2017

Wednesday June 28, 2017

University of Texas at Dallas: University of Texas at Dallas is a NCAA Division III institution looking for applicants for unpaid strength and conditioning internships for the Fall 2017 and/or Spring 2018 semesters. UT Dallas has 13 intercollegiate sports and 350 athletes. These positions are relied on for anything from routine maintenance of strength facility and set up/ break down of training sessions, to spotting, and supervision of small groups of athletes. The internship will evolve as strength training knowledge increases, and will provide a wide variety of coaching experience with all 13 teams. Position requirements: current Strength and Conditioning certification, professional coaching manner, strong motivational skills and a desire to be a strength and conditioning professional. To Apply: send resume and references to Head Strength Coach, Jami Clinton at jami.clinton@utdallas.edu.

Wilkes: Wilkes University invites applicants for Assistant Coach Strength and Conditioning, a nine- month internship in the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics beginning August 2017. The successful candidate is responsible for effectively assisting the head coach in directing and administering all aspects of the strength and conditioning program to serve twenty-two varsity sports and the campus community. Primary responsibilities are to provide instruction with an emphasis on safety; test and evaluate student athletes; maintain fitness records; perform scripted rehabilitation of student athletes under the direction of a certified athletic trainer; repair and maintain fitness center equipment and supervisor student work study staff. The individual must possess relevant experience in the field of strength and conditioning; have a strong sense of professionalism and communication skills; be willing to work independently evenings and weekends; be goal oriented; have the ability to inspire and motivate others and make a commitment to follow NCAA and conference rules. A Bachelor’s degree is required. CSCS or SCCC certification and/or experience at the high school or collegiate level is desirable. This internship includes a stipend and housing. To apply, send an email to Keith Klahold, Head Coach Strength and Conditioning at keith.klahold@wilkes.edu. Please be sure to include a cover letter, resume and three references including names, titles, and contact information. Review of applications begins immediately.

South Florida: The University of South Florida Strength and Conditioning Department is accepting applications for the position of Strength and Conditioning Intern for the FALL 2017 semester. Successful candidates will be working with Football and a variety of Olympic sports. Compensation: Division 1 experience with earned recommendation for future career opportunities. Must have a strong work ethic and a desire to become a strength and conditioning coach. Certification from one or more of the following (SCCC, CSCS, USAW) are preferred or in pursuit of certification. If you are interested, send a letter of interest, resume, and three (3) professional references to: Stephen Parker, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, at sparker11@usf.edu

Davidson (FCS – NC): Sources tell FootballScoop head strength coach Greg Honeychuck has accepted the head strength coach position at Stewart Haas racing.

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