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Strength Scoop - Monday April 30, 2018

Monday April 30, 2018


UCLA: The University Of California, Los Angeles is accepting applications for the position of Athletic Performance Intern with Olympic Sports. The Summer-Fall internship will run from June-December 2018. Duties include assisting the full-time Athletic Performance coaching staff in all aspects of UCLA Athletic Performance program including but not limited to warm-ups, strength and speed training, conditioning, and athlete assessment. Minimum requirements include, a bachelor’s degree or a degree in progress in an exercise science related field, CPR/AED certified, and a strong desire to pursue a career in collegiate strength and conditioning. Effective August 1st, 2015, NCAA legislation mandates that only certified personnel can coach athletes unsupervised, therefore, CSCS or CSCCA certification is preferred. Upon selection, UCLA Athletics will issue and require completion of Child Abuse & Neglect Reporting Act (CANRA) Mandatory Reporter training. A minimum time commitment of 30 hours per week is required. These positions are for VOLUNTEER coaches, compensation will not be provided including parking/transportation costs. Screening of applications has started and will continue until all positions are filled. Please send your resume, cover letter, and list of references to Internship Coordinator Adam Garner at UCLA is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Employment is contingent upon a satisfactory background check performed by UCLA Athletics.

McNeese State (FCS - LA): The McNeese State University Strength and Conditioning Department is now accepting applications for 2-3 Summer 2018 Volunteer Interns. The internship will last from June 1-August 1. This is an unpaid opportunity that provides experience coaching football, as well as other assigned teams. The individual’s chosen will gain knowledge and experience coaching in a Division I program, as well as future recommendation for employment. Required qualifications include a strong work ethic, completion or current pursuit of an undergraduate or graduate degree in exercise science or a related field, and the desire to become a strength and conditioning professional in a collegiate or professional setting. All applicants should have or be working towards an accredited certification (CSCS or SCCC). Preferred qualifications include previous coaching experience in a collegiate setting and/or former participation in a collegiate competitive sport. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: assisting with supervision and execution for the strength and conditioning program of assigned sports, set up and break down of daily training, routine maintenance and cleaning of the training facilities, and completion of the internship curriculum. 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 in a single PDF file with the subject header, “McNeese State S&C Internship-Full Name,” to Assistant Director of Strength & Conditioning Earl Hamilton at

Webber International (NAIA - FL): Webber International University is seeking qualified applicants for 2018-2019 PAID Intern-Assistant positions and Graduate Assistant positions. Benefits include part-time minimum wage supplemental income, free on-campus housing, full meal plan, work attire/athletic apparel, free continuing education credits, and much more. The intern-assistant positions run from July 2018-April 2019, GA positions run from July 2018-April 2020. These are highly competitive positions, as this program is one of three recognized nationally to be able to grant official CEUs for coaches who complete their time here under Coach Ayers & Coach Rassel (who was named a finalist for the 2017 NSCA Collegiate Strength & Conditioning Coach of the Year). Minorities & those with Women's Basketball experience are encouraged to apply! More information on the positions & directions on how to apply can be found via this link:

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