Publish date:

Friday November 21, 2014

Friday November 21, 2014

Dixie State (D-II - UT): Dixie State University is seeking qualified interns for the 2015 spring 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. 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: patterson@dixie.edu

North Carolina A&T: The North Carolina A&T State University Strength and Conditioning department is accepting applications for volunteer intern coaches for the Spring 2015 semester. The candidate must have a strong desire to become a successful strength and conditioning coach, possess a positive attitude, and desire to learn and grow as a professional. No monetary compensation will be provided. However the successful candidate will receive Division 1 Intercollegiate experience, college credit if applicable and the opportunity to receive the CSCCa-SCCC certification through the CSCCa mentorship program. Qualified candidates will have the opportunity to work with a wide variety of teams and gain hands-on experience in compliance with NCAA rules. Preferred qualifications: A Bachelor’s degree in a program in the strength and conditioning field, currently have or in the process of obtaining the SCCC, CSCS, and CPR/AED certifications. The start date will be January 2015. To apply, please submit a copy of your cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Anthony Bland, assistant strength and conditioning coach at abbland@ncat.edu