Strength Scoop

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Tuesday May 25, 2010

University of Virginia: Strength & Conditioning Department is accepting applications for the position of Football 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 20 hours per week with the strength & conditioning department. The program is designed for undergraduate students and the post bachelor professional looking for experience. Daily responsibilities will include: 1. Assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs. 2. Teaching student athletes proper technique and equipment use. 3. Attending to the daily maintenance of the training facilities. 4. Participation in weekly projects and professional development 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: July 15th for the Fall semester November 15th for the Spring semester, April 1st for Summer semester, If you are interested, send a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to: University of Virginia, Attention: Brandon Hourigan, Director of Football Training and Player Development, P.O .Box 400836, Charlottesville, VA 22904. If you have any questions, please call Brandon Hourigan at 434-982-5192 or e-mail at bh6gf@virginia.edu .