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Strength Scoop - Friday November 15, 2019

Friday November 15, 2019

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Florida State: Florida State Strength and Conditioning Department is accepting applications for interns for the Spring of 2020.This is a volunteer, UNPAID, position and offers Division I experience and training in an educational environment and the opportunity for future recommendations or opportunities in the field of strength and conditioning.Responsibilities will include: assist the Football Strength and Conditioning staff in the training of the Florida State University’s Division I football program; assist with daily administrative and maintenance duties; assist in the set-up and break-down of equipment for every workout; spotting athletes; and participate in weekly projects and assignments for the duration of the internship.Minimum Qualifications: must have a strong work-ethic, enthusiasm and a desire to develop the characteristics necessary to become a successful strength and conditioning coach.Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field and pursuing CSCS or relevant certification from one of the following: NSCA, CSCS; CSCCA, SCCC; USAW and CPR –First Aid certification.Candidates must email a letter of application, resume and the names of three references to Assistant Football Strength and Conditioning Coach Joey Carnes at jcarnes@fsu.edu.

Missouri: The University Of Missouri Department Of Athletic Performance is accepting applications for Volunteer Athletic Performance interns for the 2020 Spring and Summer Sessions. No monetary compensation will be provided. The spring position will begin in January and conclude early May. The summer session will begin in June and conclude at the end of July with the opportunity to continue into the fall semester. However, the position(s) lends itself as a prime learning opportunity that qualifies as practical experience toward the required hours for the CSCCa-SCCC certification. Applicants must have a strong desire to pursue a career in athletic performance. Priority will be given to applicants who have or are working towards an accredited certification (CSCCa, NSCA, USAW) and have prior experience working in an athletic performance setting. Daily responsibilities include, but are not limited to: providing assistance to all Olympic sports teams, participation in professional development, networking opportunities, program development and design, set up and break down of training sessions, and routine maintenance of the facility. Individuals chosen for this position are subject to university background checks and CPR/First Aid/AED certified. Please email a cover letter, resume, and three references to Dawn Malone at malonedl@missouri.edu.

Oregon State: The Oregon State University Football Strength and Conditioning Department is now accepting applications for Volunteer Interns for the winter of 2020. This internship will begin January, 2020 and will conclude at the end of March, 2020 with an option to stay another quarter. This is an unpaid position. Compensation will include gear, learning from an approved mentor via the CSCCa, potential to sit for the SCCC certification, and recommendations for future career opportunities. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to; assisting with the supervision and execution of the strength and conditioning program for the Oregon State University Football team, set up and break down for daily training, routine maintenance and cleaning of the training facilities, experience working with Catapult GPS software, and completion of a multi-faceted internship curriculum. Required qualifications include a strong work ethic, completion or current pursuit of an undergraduate or graduate degree in exercise science or a related field of study, and a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional in the collegiate or professional setting. All applicants should have, or be working towards an accredited certification (CSCS or SCCC). Other preferred qualifications include previous coaching in a collegiate setting and personal involvement in a collegiate sport. Applications will be taken until the positions are filled. All potential applicants are strongly advised to make sure this internship is economically feasible before applying. All interested candidates please email a cover letter, resume, and three references to Associate Strength & Conditioning Coach Bryan Klobucar at bryan.klobucar@oregonstate.edu.