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Strength Scoop - Monday November 14, 2016

Monday November 14, 2016


Villanova: Villanova University is currently accepting applications for volunteer football strength and conditioning interns for Winter/Spring 2017. Starting January 8th – ending May 5. QUALIFICATIONS: Must be enrolled in or have completed a Bachelor’s degree program; Must have CPR/AED/First Aid certification. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: (1) CSCS and/or SCCC certification; (2) Experience competing in intercollegiate athletics or (3) experience working in a collegiate strength and conditioning facility. This is an unpaid position. However, volunteers will receive experience working at a Division I program, receive Nike athletic apparel, some meals will be provided, gain a better understanding of program design, have the potential to earn a paid internship position, earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if, applicable. Please send ONE (1) attachment containing your cover letter, resume and three professional references. Please submit TWO (2) YouTube videos of you performing/coaching a squat and an Olympic lift variation of your choice to Villanova University Strength and Conditioning Staff at

Washington: The University of Washington Olympic Sports Strength and Conditioning Department is now accepting applications for the position of volunteer intern for Winter/Spring 2017. The intern will assist the strength and conditioning coaches in the day-to-day operations of the department and will have the opportunity to work with all of the University of Washington's Men's and Women's Olympic Sports. In addition, they will complete an educational curriculum with assignments and projects. The successful candidate must display a strong work ethic, positive attitude, and a desire to become a collegiate strength and conditioning coach. In addition, they must be committed to enhancing themselves and the department through a continued eagerness to learn and develop professionally. Finally, candidates must be working toward or currently certified by the CSCCA or NSCA. This is an unpaid volunteer position working exclusively with the Olympic Sports Strength and Conditioning Department. Applications will be received until November 30th. To apply, please submit a copy of your cover letter, resume, and three professional references to: Gabriela Quiggle

Southeast Missouri State: SEMO is seeking a strength and conditioning graduate assistant. Graduate assistant required qualifications: CSCS or CSCCa certified, Bachelor’s degree, and CPR/AED certifie.Graduate assistant responsibilities include: Design a comprehensive sports performance program for assigned teams; Assist with other sports teams during assigned times; Set-up and breakdown of equipment; Teaching athletes during warm-up, speed and agility, plyometric, strength, and energy systems development sessions; Testing and evaluation; Maintenance and upkeep of the facility and equipment; Attend and participate in staff meetings and educational meetings; Other duties as assigned by the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach. The Graduate Assistant will adhere to the rules of the NCAA, the Ohio Valley Conference, and Southeast Missouri State University. He/She will also adhere to the mission statement and goals of the athletic department and strength and conditioning department at Southeast Missouri State University. Please send your resume and references, in one word or PDF document, to Catie Furbush, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach ( This position will start January 12, 2017.

Rosehill Christian (HS - TX): Rosehill Christian is interested in adding a full-time strength and conditioning coach for all sports with an emphasis on Football. The ideal candidate would be a current student assistant or GA at a collegiate program (Football). Rosehill is a growing private school in Tomball, Texas. We are located in Northwest Houston within 30 minutes of downtown. Please send a letter of interest and resume with 3 professional references to Bruce Lane no phone calls please.

William Penn (NAIA - Oskaloosa, IA): William Penn is currently accepting applications for a PAID Strength & Conditioning Fellowship. This is a 5 month position starting January 9th. There will be a $2,500 stipend attached to the position along with continuing education opportunities such as attending conferences and clinics. At the end of the position, there is a possibility of continuing on as a Graduate Assistant. Responsibilities include assisting with the design and implementation for a variety of William Penn University’s collegiate sports. The qualified candidate will be assigned sports based on his/her background and experience. The position will also assist the Head Strength & Conditioning coach, help with maintenance of the Randleman Fitness Center, and perform other duties as assigned by the Head Strength & Conditioning Coach. Proven knowledge and experience with sport specific strength, speed, and agility programs is necessary. Candidates must hold a BA/BS in exercise science or a health related field and be working toward certification as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist with the National Strength & Conditioning Association, SCCC through the CSCCa, and/or hold a USAW-Sports Performance Certificate. Candidates must hold a minimum 3.0 GPA within their undergraduate field of study. Qualified applicants email cover letter, resume and references to