Monday February 8, 2016
Northwest Missouri State: The Northwest Missouri State University Strength and Conditioning Department is currently accepting applications for a Graduate Assistant position starting July 1, 2016. This position includes a stipend and tuition waiver. Responsibilities include, but not limited to: coordinate all aspects of strength and conditioning for assigned sport teams (baseball and tennis experience preferred), assist with football and other assigned sports, lead intern program and meetings, and other duties assigned. Requirements: enrolled or completion of BS or MS degree in Exercise Science preferred; athletic experience as an athlete, coach, or volunteer; highly motivated and willing to learn; CPR, First Aid, and AED certified; hold or planning to sit for NSCA, CSCCa, or USAW certifications. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, résumé, and list of professional references to the Director of Strength of Conditioning, Joe Quinlin at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Samford: Samford University Department of Strength and Conditioning is now accepting applications for Strength and Conditioning VOLUNTEER interns. Daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to; assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs for ALL Sports, teaching student athletes proper technique and equipment use, attending to the daily maintenance of the training facilities and participation in weekly projects and professional development throughout the internship program. Compensation: Division 1 experience with earned recommendation for future career opportunities. NO MONETARY COMPENSATION WILL BE PROVIDED. Candidates must have a strong work-ethic and have a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional. Ideal candidates will have a bachelor’s degree or be in the last semester of coursework for undergraduate or graduate degree in exercise physiology or related field of study. Certification from one or more of the following (NSCA, CSCS; CSCCA, SCCC; USAW) are preferred. CSCCa mentorship program will be available for candidates seeking to obtain the SCCC certification. Inquiries must be received by APRIL 22, 2016 for the SUMMER TERM 2016 (MAY 30, 2016 through JULY 31, 2016). If you are interested in the position, please email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to email@example.com. Attention: Jonathan Farris Director of Strength and Conditioning Samford University. We are seeking candidates who are highly motivated and wish to pursue a career in the field of collegiate strength and conditioning.
Saginaw Valley State (D-II): Chris Winter has been named the strength and conditioning coach for the athletic program.
DePaul: DePaul University’s Sports Performance department is now accepting applications for two positions: spring 2016 and summer 2016 Volunteer Assistant Coach. Job Description: Assist the Sports Performance staff in all day-to-day operations including assisting in the implementation of sprint, resistance, and conditioning training, assisting in the maintenance and upkeep of the facility, and other responsibilities as assigned. Volunteers must also complete all objectives and assignments throughout the education program led by the Sports Performance staff. Qualifications: Must possess or be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program in exercise science or a related field. Experience in a collegiate or professional athletic setting is preferred as is a strong desire to become a sports performance coach at the collegiate level. NSCA-CSCS or CSCCa-SCCC preferred. Compensation: This is an UNPAID POSITION. Class credit toward graduation requirements must be approved by your university. Benefits include weekly formal education sessions, the opportunity to learn from experienced sports performance coaches, and working within a major conference Division-I setting. Dates: Spring quarter terms are March 2016 – May 2015. Summer quarter terms are June 2016 – August 2016. How to Apply: To learn more about the volunteer opportunity, please contact John Wagle, Director of Sports Performance at firstname.lastname@example.org.