Monday August 3, 2015
Southern Miss: Southern Miss is looking to hire a graduate assistant: sports performance nutritionist. QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s Degree in Nutrition or a related field, required; Registered Dietitian (RD) with active status through the Commission on Dietetic Registration and licensed Dietitian in the State of Mississippi, required by the beginning of the Fall 2015 semester; Acceptance into the Southern Miss Graduate School for the Spring 2016 semester, required; Sports Nutrition experience with a Sports Dietitian preferred. CSSD Preferred or progression towards certification. Job Summary In conjunction with the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach and the Head Athletic Trainer, develop, implement, and oversee a comprehensive sports nutrition program at The University of Southern Mississippi. This position includes a tuition waiver and a monthly stipend. The Sports Performance Nutritionist GA position is a unique position in which the Graduate Assistant (GA) is the lead position and has opportunity to lead the entire department, which consists of USM’s 16 inter collegiate sports. Nutrition interns are welcome to work under the lead role. Preferred qualifications: Experience in collegiate athletics and knowledge of NCAA bylaws. Primary responsibilities include planning, development, implementation, evaluation, and management of the sports nutrition services provided to student-athletes. More specifically, the duties and responsibilities of this position will include, but will not be limited to: Provision of individual and team nutrition counseling and education; development of sports nutrition standards and programs including in-practice/game fueling, post-training recovery, and game day meal plans; Assistance with meal planning and travel nutrition; body composition and hydration testing and assessments;, develop and design educational handouts and materials (as necessary); provide grocery store tours, cafeteria tours, cooking demonstrations;, supervision of intern and practicum students; assist with recruiting trips and events; assist with maintaining and distributing food products at fueling stations (as needed); and management of USM’s Sports Performance Nutrition social media accounts. Applicants: Please email a cover letter, resume and three references to Zachary Woodfin, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach at Zachary.Woodfin@usm.edu.
North Alabama: University of North Alabama: Department of Strength & Conditioning is accepting applications for Strength and Conditioning Interns and/or Volunteer Assistants for the Fall Semester of 2015. (Projected Dates: August 24th – December 4th). Responsibilities include: assisting with the supervision and training of the University of North Alabama’s strength and conditioning Varsity programs; assisting with daily administrative and maintenance items; completion of educational curriculum and assignments during the internship. Applicants must commit to a minimum of 20 hours a week, have a strong work ethic, very reliable, a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional, CPR/First Aid certification and previous coaching experience. Preferred qualifications include: pursuing Bachelors or Masters Degree in Physical Education, Exercise Science or related field; NSCA-CSCS, CSCCa-SCCC, USA-W and/or FMS certifications. Individuals chosen for position are subject to University background checks and standard hiring procedures. This is a Non-Paid/Volunteer position. Interns and/or Volunteer Assistants will receive experience working at the Division 2/Gulf South Conference level and receive college credit (if applicable). Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references in a Single Document to Tia Anderson, Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, University of North Alabama, at email@example.com.
Thursday July 30, 2015
Concordia College – Moorhead (D-III – MN): Concordia College – Moorhead is accepting applications for a part-time strength and conditioning coach. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: design and implementation of strength and conditioning programs for 3-4 assigned teams; assisting with football; assisting with the maintenance and upkeep of facility. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree, First Aid/CPR certification, and working towards or already obtained CSCS, SCCC, or USAW required. Previous experience in intercollegiate athletics preferred. Compensation: $5,000 stipend for academic year (August 31 – April 29). Interested applicants should email cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Brandon Toothaker at firstname.lastname@example.org.
East Central (OK): East Central University is seeking a qualified intern for the 2015 fall semester. This is a non-paid position (there is a possibility for pay in the future if you are FAFSA Eligible). Interns will have the opportunity to earn hours for the CSCCa internship program under an approved CSCCa mentor, gain college credit towards graduation, as well as valuable professional experience in the field of strength & conditioning. Duties include: assist the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach in designing and implementing programs all 15 Varsity sports including strength, speed, and agility; teach proper technique and safety; assist in set up and break down of equipment, day to day monitoring, cleaning, and maintenance of the weight room and equipment; proper communication with athletes, coaches, and athletic trainers; implement and enforce rules, policies, and procedures of the weight room; serve as a positive role model to all ECU athletes; and any other duties as assigned by the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach. Qualifications: Applicants must be highly motivated, with a tremendous work ethic, give a full semester commitment, and have a strong desire to pursue a career in strength and conditioning. Communication and organizational skills are a must. Interns must have proof of health insurance. Experience in a collegiate strength and conditioning program and with the Olympic lifts is preferred. Completed or working towards a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science, Physical Education, Kinesiology, or related field is preferred. Completed or working towards CSCS, SCCC, or USAW, First Aid/CPR/AED Certification is preferred. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to email@example.com.
SMU: Per source, Winthrop assistant strength coach Todd Reidel has accepted a position at SMU working with football and two other sports.
Wednesday July 29, 2015
Winston-Salem State: Winston-Salem State University is now accepting applications for the position of Fall Strength and Conditioning intern. This is an UNPAID and VOLUNTEER position. You will have the opportunity to assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs for various sports, teaching student athletes’ proper technique and equipment use, attending to the daily maintenance of the training facilities, participation in weekly projects, and professional development throughout the internship program. Intern qualifications include: punctuality; enthusiasm; strong work ethic; and strong communication skills Preferred qualifications include: senior status or completion of a bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field; SCCC, CSCS certification; CPR certification. Interns will receive experience working for a highly competitive Division II University, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. Candidates must have a strong desire to become strength and conditioning professional. If interested in the position, please email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to Heineckeml@wssu.edu.
Dixie State: Dixie State University is seeking qualified interns for the 2015-2016 fall semester. This is a non-paid position. Interns will have the opportunity to gain college credit towards graduation, if applicable, as well as valuable professional experience in the field of strength & conditioning. Duties include: assist Head Strength and Conditioning Coach in designing and implementing programs all 13 Varsity sports including strength, speed, agility, flexibility, nutrition, and conditioning; teach proper technique and safety; assist in set up and break down of equipment, day to day monitoring, cleaning, and maintenance of the weight room and equipment; proper communication with athletes, coaches, and athletic trainers; implement and enforce rules, policies, and procedures of the weight room; serve as a positive role model to all DSU athletes; and any other duties as assigned by the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach. Qualifications: Applicants must be highly motivated, with a tremendous work ethic, give a full semester commitment, and have a strong desire to pursue a career in strength and conditioning. Communication and organizational skills are a must. Interns must have proof of health insurance. Experience in a collegiate strength and conditioning program and with the Olympic lifts is preferred. Completed or working towards a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science, Physical Education, Kinesiology, or related field is preferred. Completed or working towards CSCS, SCCC, or USAW Certification is preferred. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Bryce Patterson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Limestone College (D-II): Limestone College invites applications for the full-time, 12-month position of Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach. Job Overview- Under the supervision of the Assistant Athletic Director for Sports Performance, the candidate will assist with design, develop and delivery of comprehensive strength, speed, agility, and conditioning programs for all assigned Intercollegiate Athletic teams with an emphasis in wrestling and nutrition. Establish annual testing and performance measures. Teach proper execution, techniques and safety for all lifts and movement drills. A Bachelor degree is required from an accredited four year institution in Sports Sciences or related field. Certification by the National Strength and Conditioning Association or other nationally accepted strength and conditioning certifying organization. Experience in the field of strength and conditioning at the collegiate level as well as knowledge of athletic injury prevention and treatment/modification protocols is preferred. This candidate must have a commitment to and responsibility for adhering to all rules and regulations of Limestone College, Conference Carolinas and the NCAA. The selected candidate must be willing to consent to, and pass, with satisfactory results, an investigative consumer report. Applicants should complete the online application at www.limestone.edu/jobs and upload a cover letter and resume (optional). If you have additional questions regarding the position, you may direct them to Curt Lamb, Assistant Athletic Director for Sports Performance/Head Strength & Conditioning Coach at email@example.com. *Resumes may not be submitted in lieu of the application.
Tuesday July 28, 2015
Mercer (FCS – GA): Mercer University is currently accepting applications for the position of graduate assistant strength & conditioning coach. The position is responsible for Assisting the Director of Strength & Conditioning in all departmental functions. Duties include writing and implementing programs for 2-3 assigned teams as well as assisting with other teams as needed. Qualifications required are experience with teaching and demonstrating the Olympic lifts, Power lifts and other movements to collegiate teams; 12+ months experience in writing and implementing sports performance programs; an accredited certification (CSCS or SCCC); meeting Mercer University graduate school entrance requirements. Bachelor of Science Degree in Exercise Science or related field of study. Personal qualities desired are: ability to follow directions well, strong work ethic, very professional, loyal, dependable, good people skills and judgment, with exceptional communication and organizational skills. Experience with Microsoft excel required. Applicants should have knowledge of NCAA rules and bylaws. This position requires a TWO YEAR program commitment. Compensation package includes room and board with a full tuition, books waiver and a monthly stipend. Applicants must have a strong desire to pursue a career as a full time, collegiate strength & conditioning coach. Interested applicants may apply by sending cover letter, resume and at least 3 professional references as ONE PDF document, applications not in this format will be discarded. Include your name in the subject line. Jon Mangel, Director of Strength & Conditioning at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Southwest Minnesota State (D-II): Southwest Minnesota State University is currently seeking a highly motivated strength and conditioning coach to design and implement a football-specific workout program. Additional duties include, assist coaching running backs, assist with recruiting, and other duties assigned by the head coach. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university is required as well as working toward or already obtained a certification from an accredited strength and conditioning organization (NSCA, USAW, CSCCa, etc.). Possess CPR/AED and First Aid certification. Candidate must also be accepted into graduate school (3.0 minimum GPA), enrolled in a minimum of six credits per semester, and meet the MnSCU vehicle driving qualifications. Compensation package includes $8,000 and Full-Tuition waiver. Review of candidates will begin immediately, with start date of August 5th. Please email resume and references to head coach Cory Sauter at email@example.com.
Brown: Brown University is now accepting applications for FALL 2015 volunteer interns. Applicants must possess a strong desire to become a collegiate strength & conditioning coach. Intern will have the opportunity to work with 38 Ivy League varsity sports and gain hands on experience. Duties will include but not limited to: assisting with the supervision of training programs; assisting with daily administrative and maintenance duties; completion of internship curriculum. This is a NON-PAID internship. Expected start and end date for the fall is September 7th through December 11th (minimum 300 total hours at 20 hours per week). There will be an opportunity to begin the internship sooner based on availability. Qualifications: Currently pursuing Bachelors/Masters in Exercise Science or related field; a strong desire to become a Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach; pursuing CSCCa, USAW, or NSCA certification(s) To apply: Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Maureen Khairallah, Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach, via email at Maureen_Khairallah@brown.edu.
Monday July 27, 2015
Hardin-Simmons (D-III – TX): Hardin-Simmons University is accepting applications for the position of graduate assistant for strength and conditioning. Position Duties and Responsibilities: Under general direction, implements, conducts, and monitors strength and conditioning; assists with rehabilitation of injured athletes; assists in management of strength and conditioning facility. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required; previous experience in strength and conditioning preferred or related experience. National Strength and Conditional Association and Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association certification preferred. Compensation for this position includes 12 credit hours paid per 12 months, meal plan and on campus housing for fall and spring semesters. Approximate Start Date: August 24, 2015 Additional Information: Hardin-Simmons University is a private, NCAA Division three school located in Abilene, Texas. Email cover letter, resume and list of references to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Miami (OH): Miami University, in Oxford Ohio, is looking to hire an Assistant Strength and Conditioning coach. This position specifically supports the mission of the University and the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics by assisting in institutional compliance with NCAA and Conference rules and regulations. Duties of this position include: • Design and implement strength and conditioning programs for assigned teams (specifically men’s/women’s basketball) • Assist the Director of Strength and Conditioning with the design and implementation of the football strength and conditioning program • Maintain knowledge and ensure compliance with NCAA, MAC, NCHC and University rules and regulations that apply to the areas of strength and conditioning. • Participate in department activities, including service on committees and attendance at all scheduled meetings. • Other duties as assigned by the Director of Strength and Conditioning. Minimum qualifications include: • Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise science or related field required; Master’s Degree in Exercise Science or related field preferred • CPR / AED certified • Current certification through one or more of the following organizations: NSCA (CSCS), CSCCa (SCCC), USAW • 2-3 years working in a collegiate strength and conditioning program and significant training and experience with all forms of resistance training and conditioning • Must also be well-versed and experienced in speed improvement/mechanics, flexibility/mobility, energy system specific training, skill-specific training, testing/evaluation protocols, rehabilitation procedures with various injuries, and nutritional education • Basic computer skills required; Microsoft Excel, Word, Power Point, etc. Interested applicants should apply online here.
North Broward Prep (High School – FL): The Strength and Conditioning Department at North Broward Preparatory School is accepting VOLUNTEER internship applications for the fall. This is an unpaid position. Responsibilities include assisting with the supervision of athletes and training programs, daily facility maintenance and weight room and field set up. Qualified applicants should possess a strong sense of integrity, attention to detail, punctuality and character. In addition to these qualifications, he/she should have an interest in pursuing a career in the strength and conditioning field and be willing to demand deliberate technique and effort from our athletes; coaches will be encouraged to exhibit their own coaching and communication style. Although there is no monetary compensation for this position, this internship program will include a calculated education component as well as an opportunity to design and implement their own program for one or multiple sports. Please e-mail a resume, cover letter and three references to John Garrish, Director of Strength and Conditioning at GarrishJ@NBPS.Org. Please note that the incumbent must successfully complete a criminal history check and be determined qualified as per NBPS standard.