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Strength Scoop

Thursday August 14, 2008

JOB OPENING:

Texas Christian University: Internships available for fall 2008 semester. Internships through the TCU Strength & Conditioning department are currently available to those who would like to pursue a career in Strength & Conditioning. The TCU Strength & Conditioning Department is a teaching department that offers our interns hands-on experience as well as prepares them to become qualified Strength & Conditioning professionals. Interns will have the opportunity to work with all sixteen (16) of TCU's Men's and Women's sports totaling more than 400 student-athletes. We believe in providing a comprehensive education as the department is headed by Don Sommer, a Master Strength and Conditioning Coach. DUTIES: Interns will be responsible for assisting the Head and Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coaches in the day to day operations of the Strength & Conditioning Department. The level of initiative set forth by our interns will determine their overall learning experience. COMPENSATION: This is a non-paid position but offers the opportunity of advancement in the field of strength and conditioning as well as the fulfillment of credit hours towards a degree program. QUALIFICATIONS Working towards a certification through NSCA, or CSCCa.
Strong desire to make strength and conditioning your desired profession. One year of previous experience in a collegiate strength and conditioning program or have previous collegiate athletic experience. Pursuit of Bachelor's degree or already possess a Bachelor's degree. To apply please send letter of interest to by mail or email to: Zach Dechant - <z.dechant@tcu.edu>
Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach. TCU Strength & Conditioning. TCU Box 297600
Fort Worth, TX 76129. Texas Christian University is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.