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Monday March 26, 2012

Monday March 26, 2012

Nova Southeastern: Nova Southeastern University, a member of the NCAA Division II and the Sunshine State Conference located in Fort Lauderdale, FL, is currently accepting applications for the position of Graduate Assistant for Strength & Conditioning. The successful candidate will have full responsibility of two to three teams and will assist with the implementation of strength training, conditioning, speed/agility, flexibility and recovery workouts for all 17 athletic teams in our state of the art 5,500sq ft Strength & Conditioning Complex. Qualifications: The GA positions are required to work up to but not limited to 35 hours per week, which include flexible hours, evenings and weekends. GA positions work 12-month, renewable contracts. Graduate Assistants must be enrolled at a full time status (6 credits per semester) and be in good academic standing throughout their employment. Applicants must be admitted into their respective graduate program before they can sign a contract through NSU Student Employment. Personal qualities desired are: very professional, dependable, punctual, good people skills and judgment, with exceptional communication and organizational skills. Experience with Microsoft Office is required. Candidates must be certified with at least one of the following organizations CSCCa (SCCC), NSCA (CSCS), or USAW. Start Date: August 1, 2012. Candidates must choose one of the two financial packages offered: GA Package 1 - Total Compensation = $27,050; Tuition Scholarship up to $10,000 per year ($4,000 fall/winter, $2,000 summer), Housing – Full Cost. Single apartment in the residence halls (includes utilities). Valued at $14,050.00, Meal Plan - $3,000 ($1,500 each semester, fall/winter, used only by Graduate Assistant). GA Package 2 - Total Compensation = $25,000, Tuition Scholarship up to $12,000 per year ($5,000 fall/winter, $2,000 summer), Annual Stipend –$12,000 per year ($923.08/month, $461.54/biweekly), Meal Plan - $1,000 ($500 each semester, fall/winter, used only by Graduate Assistant). Please email a cover letter, resume, two work references and a character reference and a letter of recommendation to Steven Orris, Head Strength & Conditioning Coach at Steven.orris@nova.edu