Monday September 24, 2012
Tennessee: The University of Tennessee is accepting applications for the position of Strength and Conditioning Intern for the Spring, and Summer semesters. The successful candidates will be required to schedule and maintain a minimum of 30 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. We will do our best to help find affordable living arrangements and part time jobs. Qualifications: Must have a strong work ethic and have a desire to become a Strength & Conditioning professional. Ideal candidates will have a Bachelors degree, and certification from all or one of the following: NSCA CSCS, CSCCA SCCC, USAW, NASM PES, or ACSM HFI. Refer to www.TennesseeStrength.com for applications. The deadline for applications is 10/31/2012.
Seattle University: The Department of Strength and Conditioning (Olympic Sports) at SeattleUniversity is accepting applications to fill the Fall 2012 and Spring 2013 internship positions. This is an un-paid position, but the intern will gain vital experience through performing daily responsibilities which include: assisting in the setup, implementation, and breakdown of team training sessions (11 intercollegiate sports); daily maintenance of the training environment; learning proper technique and others coaching skills critical to the profession. Candidates must be CPR/First Aid certified, preferably C.S.C.S. or C.S.C.C.A. certified and ideally pursuing bachelor’s / master’s in exercise science or related field. If interested, send resume and references to Rasun Hargrett, Strength and Conditioning intern coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.