Saturday October 20, 2012

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Saturday October 20, 2012

Arkansas State: Arkansas State University is accepting applications for the position of Athletic Performance Volunteer Intern. Arkansas State University competes at the NCCA Division 1 level, and is a member of the Sun Belt Conference. Applicant will serve the football program as a counted coach. Daily responsibilities will include assisting with supervision and implementation of all aspects of the Athletic Performance program. There will also be an detailed internship curriculum that will help the intern further their knowledge in the field of Athletic Performance. Intern qualifications include: Bachelor’s Degree, Strong work ethic, Desire to learn, Enthusiasm, Punctual and have the Ability to finance an unpaid intern position. Preferred qualifications include: Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science or related field; Eligible to sit for the CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification; CPR certification. This internship is expected to begin January 11 2013. Applicants must be able to commit to a 5 month time period. If interested in the position, please email cover letter, resume and three professional references to russery@astate.edu, Ryan Russell Director of Athletic Performance by November 10

UNLV: The University of Nevada, Las Vegas is now accepting applications for the position of Strength and Conditioning volunteer intern. Daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs for various sports, teaching student athletes’ proper technique and equipment use, attending to the daily maintenance of the training facilities, participation in weekly projects and professional development throughout the internship program. Qualifications include: Pursuing a Bachelors or Master’s Degree in exercise science or a related field; current CPR certification; certification or working towards certifications with the NSCA-CSCS, CSCCA, and/or USAW. Potential candidates must possess a strong work ethic, strong character, be punctual and demonstrate effective organization and communication skills. Successful candidates will be required to schedule and maintain a minimum of 20 hours a week. Compensation: Interns will receive experience working in a highly competitive Division I University, athletic apparel; earn recommendations for future career opportunities and college credit towards graduation if applicable. No monetary compensation will be provided. 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, internships can extend up to a year. Deadline to apply is 14 December 2012. If interested in the position, please email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to jamie.wynn@unlv.edu.