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Strength Scoop

Friday October 3, 2008


Virginia: The University of Virginia Strength & Conditioning Department is accepting applications for the position of Strength and Conditioning Volunteer Intern for the Fall, Spring, and Summer semesters. The successful candidate will be required to schedule and maintain a minimum of 30 hours per week with the strength & conditioning department. The program is designed for undergraduate students and the post bachelor professional looking for experience. The daily responsibilities will include: Assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs 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 1 experience with earned recommendation for future career opportunities. No monetary compensation will be provided. Qualifications: Must have a strong work-ethic and have a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional. Ideal candidates will have a bachelors degree and a certification from one of the following. (NSCA, CSCS; CSCCA, SCCC; USAW) Inquiries must be received by: April 1st for Summer semester, July 15th for the Fall semester, November 15th for the Fall semester. If you are interested, send a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to: University of Virginia, Attention Matt Balis Head Strength Coach for Football, McCue Center Weight Room, 290 Massie Rd. Charlottsville, VA 22904 If you have any questions or concerns, please call Matt Balis at 434-982-5192 or e-mail at <>