Monday October 15, 2012

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Monday October 15, 2012

Tulane: Tulane University is accepting applications for a Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach to work with all sports. Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to: designing and implementing specific strength & conditioning programs for assigned teams; supervising both individual and team workouts; maintain team and individual records; implementation, demonstration and instruction of weightlifting techniques; provide appropriate maintenance and upkeep of all equipment and the weight room; to motivate both small and large groups of student-athletes; passion for the strength and conditioning field. Required qualifications include: meeting all requirements and be admitted to the Tulane University Graduate School in addition to certification in CPR/AED and a certification from one or all of the following organizations: NSCA-CSCS, CSCCa-SCCC or USAW. Previous experience designing and implementing programs, experience working with athletic teams and collegiate experience as an intern is preferred. Tuition, books, meal plan and monthly stipend will be awarded to the successful applicant. Start date: January 2013. Deadline to apply is: Friday, November 16 2012. Please email letter of application, with attached resume and list of at least three professional references to Stephanie Sharpe at ssharpe@tulane.edu

Tulane: Tulane University is accepting applications for Strength and Conditioning Intern positions for the spring, and summer semesters. The successful candidates will be required to schedule and maintain a minimum of 35 hours per week with the Strength and Conditioning Department. The daily responsibilities will include: Assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs; for assigned teams. Teaching student athletes proper techniques and equipment use. Attending to the daily maintenance of the training facilities. Participation in weekly projects and assignments throughout the internship program. Compensation: Division I Intercollegiate experience, earned recommendation toward further success as a Strength & Conditioning Coach, gear, and college credit towards graduation if applicable. No monetary compensation will be provided. Potential candidates must possess an enthusiastic spirit, strong character and demonstrate effective organization and communication skills. Required qualifications include achievement or current pursuit of a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science or related course of study in addition to certification in CPR/AED. This internship is expected to begin no later than Monday, January 14 2013. Potential candidates must be able to commit to a 6-month time period. Based on evaluation, internship can extend up to a year. Deadline to apply is: Friday, November 16 2012. Please email letter of application, with attached resume and list of at least three professional references to Stephanie Sharpe at ssharpe@tulane.edu

North Texas: The University of North Texas Department of Strength and Conditioning is searching for aspiring strength and conditioning coaches to fill internship positions available for the 2013 Spring semester (1/7 – 5/10). Prospective candidates will have the opportunity to work under the guidance of the UNT strength and conditioning coaching staff, gain in-valuable hands-on experience working with Division I athletes (Football and Olympic sports), and participate in the UNT Strength and Conditioning professional development & educational curriculum (course credit if applicable). Please note, there is no monetary compensation for this position. Applicants must be committed to developing themselves as a professional and working their way up in the strength and conditioning profession. For consideration, all inquiring interns please email a cover letter, professional resume’ (include relevant work, educational, athletic experience), and three professional references with contact information to Coach Trevino at: david.trevino@unt.edu. All materials must be received by November 30, 2012 for consideration.

Kennesaw State: Kennesaw State University seeks applicants for the position of Strength and Conditioning Intern/Volunteer for the Spr’13 semester and/or Sum ‘13. This internship will provide an intensive, hands-on approach to the principles and methods of strength & conditioning covered in the Kennesaw State Advantage Program. Responsibilities: Successful candidates will assist in organizing, implementing of the Kennesaw State Advantage Program. This includes but is not limited to the areas of movement assessment, exercise technique progression, dynamic warm-up, speed & movement training, strength training, soft tissue/flexibility, and performance testing for all student-athletes. Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree required, First Aid and CPR certified. Certified or working toward the CSCS, SCCC or USAW certification and Division I coaching experience. This is an unpaid internship. No monetary compensation, housing, or meals available at this time. No monetary compensation, housing, or meals available at this time. Successful candidates will receive valuable hands-on experience coaching college athletes. This is an opportunity to build a Sports Performance Program from the ground up. Course credit is also available if offered by applicant’s host institution. Send letter of application, resume and contact information for three references to: John Patrick at jpatri18@kennesaw.edu. No phone calls, please.