Strength Scoop – Tuesday February 28, 2017


Tuesday February 28, 2017

Texas A&M: Texas A&M Sports Performance Department is accepting applications for a Paid football interns for Winter/Spring 2017. This position offers Division I experience and training in an educational environment and the opportunity of advancement in the field of strength and conditioning. Responsibilities will include: assist the Football Strength and Conditioning staff in the supervision and training of Texas A&M’s Division I football program; assist with daily administrative, cleaning and maintenance duties; assist in the set-up and break-down of equipment for every workout; spotting athletes and participate in weekly projects and assignments for the duration of the internship. Minimum Qualifications: must have a strong work-ethic, enthusiasm and a desire to develop the characteristics necessary to become a successful strength and conditioning coach. Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field and pursuing CSCS or relevant certification from one of the following: NSCA, CSCS; CSCCA, SCCC; USAW and CPR –First Aid certification. Internship Start Date: ASAP Approx. Candidates must email a letter of application, resume and the names of three references to Joe Patrick at [email protected]. Screening of applicants will begin immediately.

Appalachian State: Appalachian State University is accepting applications for Summer 2017 Strength and Conditioning Internships working with specifically FOOTBALL. These are UNPAID internships. These positions will run from late-May through the end of July. Interns will gain practical experience working in a Division 1 Sun Belt Conference S&C environment. There will be opportunities to work with Olympic Sports. Applicants must be highly self-motivated, able to follow directions, possess excellent communication skills, have a desire to learn, and have an extremely strong work ethic. Qualifications: Currently pursuing bachelors/masters in exercise science or related field, certified in CPR/AED/First Aid, adapt to demanding schedule, and a strong desire to become a Strength and Conditioning Coach. At the end of the semester long internship volunteers will have a better understanding of program design, have the potential to earn recommendations for future opportunities, and if applicable receive college credit. Interested candidates should submit a resume, cover letter (1 page max) and a minimum of 3 professional references through an email subject title “Name, S&C Internship” to Coach Matt Greenhalgh at [email protected] .

 

Tulsa: The University Of Tulsa Department Of Athletic Performance is accepting applications for the summer 2017 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 at [email protected]

Montana State: Montana State University is seeking qualified Strength and Conditioning interns for the summer of 2017. The internship will begin May 29th and will continue through July 28th. This is an unpaid position, however applicants will gain experience working with football and have opportunities to work with Olympic sports. Successful applicants may also receive academic credits if applicable. Responsibilities will be assigned based on prior knowledge and experience by the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach. Candidates will assist with set up and breakdown, team lifts, daily facility maintenance and upkeep, and complete assignments for professional development. Candidates should be working towards a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in exercise physiology or a related field and working on the completion of any or all of the following certifications, CSCS, SCCC, USAW, PES, FMS, 3DMAPS. Successful candidates must complete First Aid, CPR and AED training before arrival. Please email a cover letter, resume and at least 3 references to Jeff Tremper, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach at [email protected].


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