Monday April 20, 2015
Notre Dame: The Strength and Conditioning department at the University of Notre Dame is currently accepting applications for internship positions for the Fall 2015 semester. Interns will have the opportunity to work with all 25 Olympic Sport Teams at the University of Notre Dame. Qualifications: Candidates MUST be enrolled in an institution of higher education AND be receiving class credit. Candidates must possess or be working toward a certification through the CSCCa, NSCA and/or USAW. Candidates must possess one year of previous experience in a strength and conditioning program or have previous collegiate athletic experience. Candidates must have outstanding work ethic and attention to detail. Candidates must have a strong desire to become a strength and conditioning professional. Compensation: There is no monetary compensation provided. However, the position offers the opportunity of advancement in the field of strength and conditioning as well as the fulfillment of credit hours toward a program degree. Interns will receive hands on experience with elite level Olympic Sport teams. To apply: Please submit cover letter, resume, and 3 references to Kaitlin Sweeney, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach via email at Kaitlin.Sweeney.email@example.com
Louisiana: The University of Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns Strength & Conditioning Department is seeking 5 highly motivated, intelligent, adventurous, and ambitious interns to serve in a VOLUNTARY role in the 2015 Summer Football Conditioning program. Candidates should be currently enrolled in college, or have a degree, with an intense interest in pursuing a career in Strength and Conditioning. Daily tasks will include : Early morning room preparation, field set up and tear down, daily hygiene maintenance of the facility, nutritional product distribution and maintenance, learning and enforcing proper exercise technique in Olympic lifting and Power lifting movements, creating an environment of positive morale, and daily athlete accountability. We are in a period of transition into a new 12,000 square foot facility, and will be receiving and relocating new equipment throughout July and August. Those interested in this volunteer role, please email intern coordinator Jason Manikowski at firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls.
Southwest Oklahoma State: Jared Jackson has been hired as the athletic department’s new head strength and conditioning coach. Jackson has been with the SWOSU program for the past two years as a graduate assistant.
Northern State University (D-II – SD): Northern State University is currently accepting applications for a Graduate Assistant in Strength and Conditioning. This position will begin at the end of May 2015. Compensation includes a two thirds tuition waiver and a monthly stipend. Candidates must be admissible to the graduate program, GRE is not required. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting in design and implementation of strength and conditioning programs for assigned sports. Candidates must hold a BA/BS in exercise science or a health related field and be working toward certification as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist with the National Strength & Conditioning Association or the SCCC through the CSCCa. Previous strength and conditioning internship experience preferred. Experience with Olympic lifts preferred. Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel preferred. Qualified applicants email cover letter, resume and references to Dylan.email@example.com
Thursday April 16, 2015
St. Ignatius HS (Cleveland, OH): Per source, Utah State assistant strength and conditioning coach Anthony Rubino has accepted the director of strength and conditioning position at St. Ignatius.
Southern Miss: The University of Southern Miss Athletic Performance is grateful for the overwhelming amount of applicants for the graduate assistant position. At this time we are no longer taking applications for the position.
Wednesday April 15, 2015
Virginia Tech: Per source, Ryan Shuman has been moved from Coordinator of Strength and Conditioning for Olympic Sports at Virginia Tech to Coordinator of Strength and Conditioning for football.
Tulane: Assistant strength and conditioning coach Stephanie Sharp, who has been with the program since 2007, has been let go.
Tuesday April 14, 2015
Georgia Tech: Georgia Tech has an exciting opportunity for a Strength and Conditioning Coach to support the Georgia Tech Athletic Association. This position provides support primarily for the football program. Our NCAA Division I intercollegiate athletics program is one of the oldest and most renowned in the country, and Tech students are passionate cheerleaders for their beloved Yellow Jackets. The responsibilities of the Player Development Assistant Coach includes: Prepare and communicate specific conditioning plans; Supervise and administer workouts; Teach Olympic lifts and all forms of squatting; Educate athletes on proper eating and weight management; Remain current on emerging developments in physical conditioning; Perform other related duties as assigned. This position will interact on a consistent basis with student athletes and coaches, as well as advise and counsel student athletes. To apply, please visit this link.
Hawaii: The University of Hawaii Football Team is in need of volunteer interns to assist with the Summer Strength and Conditioning Program. The position begins on May 22 and will run until the first week of August. The duties include the set up/break down of lifts, maintenance of the training facility and assisting with the implementation of performance training for D-1 football athletes. Applicants MUST be hardworking, intelligent and willing to learn our system. There is NO monetary compensation for the position, however, this is a unique internship where qualified applicants will have a rare opportunity to truly COACH and have an impact on student athletes. Recommendations for future job opportunities and college credit can also be earned. Please send a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monday April 13, 2015
Southern Miss: University of Southern Miss Athletic Performance is accepting applications for the summer 2015 Athletic Performance Internship Program. This is an unpaid position. Intern responsibilities include assisting with the supervision of training programs; Assisting with daily administrative and maintenance items; Completion of various educational assignments during the internship; 16 week intern education course. Intern qualifications include: Punctuality; Enthusiasm; Strong work ethic; Ability to volunteer a minimum of 40 hours per week. Preferred qualifications include: Senior status or completion of a bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field; Interns will receive experience working in a Division 1 Training environment, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. The anticipated Start date will be May 2015. To apply, please provide a copy of your cover letter, resume and four professional references to: SaJason Finley Assistant Director of Sports Performance, Southern Miss Football at email@example.com.
East Tennessee State is holding a strength clinic May 2 with some impressive speakers in the strength profession. See more details and register via this link.
Southern Miss: University of Southern Miss is currently accepting applications for a Graduate Assistant Athletic Performance Position. This is a position starting in May 2015 until graduation. Full tuition waiver and a monthly stipend are included. Candidates must be admissible to the graduate program, GRE is required. Responsibilities include assisting with the design and implementation for a variety of Southern Miss collegiate sports. The qualified candidate will be assigned sports based on his/her background and experience. Proven knowledge and experience with sport specific strength, speed, and agility programs is necessary. Candidates must hold a BA/BS in exercise science or a health related field and be working toward certification as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist with the National Strength & Conditioning Association or the SCCC through the CSCCa. Candidates must possess skills and proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel. Qualified applicants email cover letter, resume and references to Assistant Director of Sports Performance at SaJason.firstname.lastname@example.org.
East Tennessee State: The ETSU Football strength and conditioning department is accepting applications for Two volunteer/intern positions to contribute to the football Strength & Conditioning program during the 2015 Summer. The successful candidates must have a great attitude, give tireless effort, and possess a burning desire to become an effective strength and conditioning professional. The Duties of this internship include: Assisting with implementation of a Football Strength and Conditioning program; Assisting with daily operations and facility/equipment maintenance; set up and take down of strength and conditioning equipment for workouts; involvement in an internship education program and other duties assigned by the strength staff. Qualified candidates will serve the Football Strength & Conditioning program with the opportunity to participate in all Football training sessions in compliance with NCAA rules. There is NO monetary compensation for this position. However, candidates will receive Division I Intercollegiate experience, college credit towards graduation if applicable and be involved in the CSCCa mentorship program necessary to achieve the SCCC certification if interested. The two successful candidates would be asked to intern, 25-35 Hours per week Preferred qualifications: SCCC or CSCS certified or working towards. CPR/AED certified and a bachelor’s degree or be working towards a degree in a program geared towards Strength and Conditioning, Exercise Science, Exercise Physiology or some other related field. The anticipated start date will be Monday, May 18th and will end July 31, 2015. To apply, please provide a copy of your cover letter, resume, and three professional references to email@example.com