Friday January 31, 2014

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Friday January 31, 2014

Clemson: Clemson University Department of Olympic Sports Strength and Conditioning is seeking highly motivated candidates to fill Summer 2014 internship positions. Individuals will gain knowledge and experience in a Division I Collegiate Strength and Conditioning setting. Individuals will also have the opportunity to work with all the Olympic sports that train out of Jervey weight room. It may fulfill course credit if necessary. Daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to: assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs for various sports, attending to daily maintenance of the training facilities, and professional development throughout internship program. Qualifications: Currently pursuing bachelors/masters in exercise science or related field, certified in CPR/First Aid, and a strong desire to become a Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach. Pursuing NSCA, USAW, or CSCCa certification(s) Compensation: This is a non-paid volunteer position. Will gain experience as well as future recommendation for employment. Applicants please submit a cover letter, resume, and professional references to richarf@clemson.edu. No phone calls, please.

Welsh Rugby Union (United Kingdom):  The Welsh Rugby Union National Squad Physical Performance Department is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach working with the National Squad. Applicants must have the right to live and work in the UK. Job Description: An exciting role for the right applicant to join the WRU as an Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach in preparations towards the 2015 Rugby World Cup. To effectively provide specialist skills to support all aspects of strength & conditioning practices to players in the National Squad (examples of specialist skill sets: rugby or football specific conditioning, combat conditioning or wrestling skills) Person Specification Essential. Minimum of 5 years full-time (paid) experience as a high level Strength & Conditioning Coach. Experience as a Strength & Conditioning Coach in high level sport (Football or college wrestling maybe an advantage). Specialist skills that will contribute and ultimately enhance the environment in practical nature (i.e. Football specific conditioning, wrestling, combat conditioning). Due to the nature of the role and the high level position an enthusiastic and highly extroverted personality along with a physical presence could be an advantage. To apply for the position please use visit this link (UPDATE>> We understand the link will not work properly until the position is officially posted publicly on Monday, so make sure to check back in at the beginning of the week). Please apply by sending a copy of your resume (max 4 pages) along with a covering letter (max 2 pages, including salary requirements) outlining why you believe you are the person for this role to National.Jobs.PPD@wru.co.uk.

Rice: Former Auburn head strength coach Kevin Yoxall is the new head strength coach at Rice. Yoxall was the head strength coach under Gene Chizik at Auburn for years.