Monday August 25, 2014
Western Oregon: Western Oregon University is looking to hire a part-time sports performance coach that will work under the direction of the Director of Sports Performance. This position will be responsible for all facets of implementing strength and conditioning programs for sports TBD, as well as assist the Director with a variety of sports. The candidate will be required to provide a safe lifting environment, proper lifting and spotting technique, as well as speed development instruction. Qualifications: Bachelors Degree in Exercise Science or related field, Master's Preferred. Experience in the Collegiate or Professional Strength and Conditioning setting necessary, with experience in programming preferred. Needs to be currently certified in First Aid/CPR and one of the following certifications: CSCCa, CSCS, or USAW. Compensation: Tentatively $8000/year, no benefits Application Procedure: Email resume, cover letter and at least 3 references to email@example.com.
UConn: The University of Connecticut Sports Performance Department is accepting applications for volunteer football interns for Spring 2015. This gratis position offers Division I experience and training in an educational environment and the opportunity of advancement in the field of strength and conditioning. Responsibilities will include: assist the Football Strength and Conditioning staff in the supervision and training of UConn’s Division I intercollegiate football program; assist with daily administrative, cleaning and maintenance duties; assist in the set-up and break-down of equipment for every workout; and participate in weekly projects and assignments for the duration of the internship. Minimum Qualifications: must have a strong work-ethic, enthusiasm and a desire to develop the characteristics necessary to become a successful strength and conditioning coach. Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field and pursuing CSCS or relevant certification from one of the following: NSCA, CSCS; CSCCA, SCCC; USAW and CPR –First Aid certification. Application and Internship Dates: Application Deadline: December 1, 2014 Internship Start Date: Jan 20, 2015 Approx. End Date: March 13, 2015. Candidates should email a letter of application, resume and the names of three references to firstname.lastname@example.org.