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Strength Scoop - Monday February 28, 2022

Scout Smart Winning Team Fall 2021


Georgia Southern: 
Georgia Southern University Football Strength and Conditioning Department is accepting applications for Summer 2022 Internship, beginning May. This is a volunteer internship and provides no monetary compensation. The position will assist in the day-to-day operations of the Eagles football program. This includes but not limited to: warm-ups, strength and speed/agility training, conditioning, athlete evaluations, sports science data collection, set up & break down of weight room, and maintenance of the facility. Applicants are encouraged but not required to be certified in one of all the following: CSCS, SCCC, USAW. If you are interested, send a letter of interest, resume, and three (3) professional references to: Georgia Southern University Attn: Sam Medlock, Assistant Strength Coach at smedlock@georgiasouthern.edu.

Stanford: Stanford University Football Sports Performance Program is accepting applications for TWO volunteer intern coaches to contribute to the Football Sports Performance & Sports Science program for the 2022 Spring Off Season. Successful candidates will have the opportunity to serve as a Football Sports Performance Intern Coach and assist in all training sessions in compliance with NCAA rules. This is an UNPAID opportunity that provides experience assisting the Football Sports Performance & Football Sports Science staff with the implementation of comprehensive, sport-specific, injury prevention and performance enhancement training programs. In addition to daily responsibilities, this role will assist in GPS distribution/collection, post-training data collection/analysis, and operation of all sport science technologies. This internship also includes a professional development curriculum built on the foundation of the Stanford Football Sports Performance training philosophies. The curriculum includes education of strength training techniques, sport science technologies and applications, coaching development, sport-specific conditioning concepts, professional development presentations, programming, weight room management/logistics, along with injury prevention practices. The goal of this internship is to develop highly effective sports performance coaches with the potential to transition into a paid position with Stanford, another university, or professional organization. Potential candidates must have a strong desire to become a collegiate FOOTBALL sports performance coach, possess an enthusiastic spirit, strong character, and demonstrate effective organizational and communication skills. Required qualifications include achievement or current pursuit of a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science or related course of study and CSCS or SCCC certification. Applicants must also have current CPR/AED certification. The internship start date is April 4th and would require a 2-month time commitment with opportunity to advance for the summer pending positive evaluation. Deadline to apply is: March 20th. If interested in applying, send email with subject header “Stanford Football Sports Performance Internship - Last Name, First Name.” Please attach cover letter, resume and a list of three professional references as one PDF file to Matt Gebert, Assistant Football Sports Performance Coach, at mgebert@stanford.edu.

Campbell (FCS - NC): Campbell University Football Strength & Conditioning (D1 FCS – Big South Conference) is accepting applications for 1 Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach for the 2022-23 academic year. Report date will be in May 2022. This position will assist with all aspects of training for the football program. This position will be responsible for helping track performance metrics and communicating regularly with coaching staff and sports medicine to collaborate on program design, injury modifications, and return-to-play protocols. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to complete the CSCCa mentorship program and be eligible to sit for the SCCC certification exam during their 2nd year (2023-24). Qualifications: - Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university - Acceptance into one of the Campbell University Graduate programs - Possess certification through either CSCCa (SCCC) or NSCA (CSCS) - Previous experience working in the collegiate S&C setting - Certified in CPR/AED/First Aid Compensation: - The successful candidate will receive full tuition (Books Included) for graduate school and a stipend ($4,800) for each semester in addition to an on-campus meal plan. - The Graduate Assistant will be given the opportunity to attend conferences and clinics as a means of professional development. Applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, and professional references in one PDF document to Mike Stryffeler, Director of Strength & Conditioning, stryffeler@campbell.edu.

North Carolina Central (FCS): The Sports Performance Department at North Carolina Central University is currently accepting applications for a Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting in the design and implementation of strength and conditioning programs for assigned sports, communication with coaches, staff and administration. Compensation: Includes full tuition waiver and a monthly stipend. Qualifications: Candidates must be admitted to the Graduate Program at NCCU. Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field and pursuing SCCC, CSCS or relevant certification from one of the following: NSCA, CSCS; CSCCA, SCCC; USAW and CPR –First Aid certification. Previous coaching experience at the High School, Collegiate, Professional or Private Sector. Candidates additionally have the option of completing the internship practicum for the CSCCa Examination. Please submit a letter of applications, resume, and a list of references to Thomas Carroll, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach via E-mail at tcarrol8@nccu.edu and/or Nick Wilkerson, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach via E-mail.