Strength Scoop – Thursday September 19, 2019

Thursday September 19, 2019

Golden State Warriors: Take a tour through the Warriors’ new training facility.

Yale: Yale University Football Sports Performance is looking for candidates to fulfill internship positions for the SPRING 2020 semester. The internship is a comprehensive experience providing hands on education in the weight room, with a classroom component, including lectures on program design, theory, nutrition, athletic testing, and more. The internship will provide the opportunity to work hands on with the Football team that won the 2017 Ivy Championship and finished #24 in the nation. In addition, interns will have the opportunity to work with Yale’s 32+ teams for added experience. This is a rigorous internship with hours that would closely mimic that of a full time strength coach. The goal of this internship is to prepare individuals for full time positions upon completion. There is NO MONETARY compensation for the internship, but there is the opportunity to use this internship as a site for the completion of COLLEGE CREDITS. The internship is also an NSCA ACCREDITED continuing education site. You will receive 2 CEU’s for participating in the internship. The ideal candidate will be a current college student, or one who has recently graduated. Preference will be given to those who are in Exercise Science, collegiate athletic experience, or prior weight room experience. Applicants of all professional backgrounds who are eager to learn and grow as a coach are encouraged to apply. Begin date: January 6th 2020 (Tentative Orientation Date). End date: May 6th 2020 (Tentative End date). Those interested should contact us at [email protected] with a resume and 3 professional references.

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville: SIUE is seeking a highly motivated and qualified Graduate Assistant Athletic Performance Coach. Candidates must have a great work ethic, strong communication skills, and be passionate about continually progressing as a strength and conditioning professional. The position requires certification in First Aid and CPR, and progress towards CSCS and or SCCC. Preference will be given to applicants that have already obtained at least one of the aforementioned certifications. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: assisting the Director and Assistant Director in the design and implementation of training programs; meeting with sport coaches and athletic trainers to collaborate on program design and modifications; weight room supervision; daily upkeep and maintenance of equipment; and other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletic Performance. The Graduate Assistant position is a two-year assignment beginning with the WINTER/SPRING of the 2019-20 academic year and includes a tuition waiver for graduate credit hours and a monthly stipend. If interested, please send your cover letter, resume, and list of references (in a single PDF document) to Mark Jamison, Director of High Performance at [email protected], with the subject heading “Graduate Assistant Position”. Consideration for a Graduate Assistant position is contingent upon acceptance into our Kinesiology graduate program (either the Exercise Physiology or Exercise and Sport Psychology tracks).

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