Strength Scoop - Monday October 29, 2018

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Monday October 29, 2018

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Stanford: Stanford University is accepting applications for volunteer intern coaches to contribute to the Sports Performance program for the 2019 Winter & Spring quarters. Qualified candidates will have the opportunity to serve all 36 sports including Football and will have the opportunity to assist in all training sessions in compliance with NCAA rules. This is an unpaid opportunity that provides experience assisting the staff to implement individualized, comprehensive, sport-specific injury prevention and performance enhancement programs. The internship includes a curriculum to learn and apply Stanford Sports Performance’s training philosophy. Also part of the curriculum includes strength & conditioning basics, educational presentations, structure & organization, progressions, weight room management/logistics, sport science technologies/concepts, communication with other support staff & coaches, along with informal discussions. Potential candidates must possess an enthusiastic spirit, strong character, and demonstrate effective organization 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. This internship is expected to begin no later than Sunday, January 6th, 2019, and requires a 6-month time commitment with opportunities to continue pending positive evaluation. During this evaluation, interns will have the opportunity to compete and earn consideration for a paid intern position on the Sports Performance staff. Deadline to apply is: Friday, November 23rd, 2018. Please email your cover letter, with attached resume and list of at least three professional references to Anthony Tran, Sports Performance Coach at ahtran@stanford.edu.

Arizona State: Arizona State University is currently accepting applications for the SPRING 2019 volunteer internship positions. These are positions for the SPRING 2019 training session, JAN 7 th - MAY 4 th , with the opportunity to stay longer. Qualified candidates would work with all facets of a NCAA Division 1 FBS FOOTBALL sports performance program. This is an UNPAID position. However, the position offers the opportunity for advancement in the field of strength and conditioning, as well as the fulfillment of credit hours towards a degree program. The position is responsible for assisting FOOTBALL sports performance staff with the implementation of the program, set up and break down of all workouts, maintenance and upkeep of the weight room and facility, and hands-on experience training collegiate athletes. Required qualifications include completion or current pursuit of an undergraduate degree in exercise science or a related course of study, a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional, and possess a strong work ethic. Preferred qualifications include certification from a recognized governing body (USAW, CSCS, CSCCa), previous coaching experience and proficiency in teaching and performing Olympic movements. Please send your cover letter, resume, and 3 references to James Carson at james.carson@asu.edu.

UNLV: The UNLV Football Strength and Conditioning program is seeking elite candidates for the WINTER/SPRING 2019 VOLUNTEER internship program. Qualified candidates will work directly with Football, and will have the opportunity to assist in all training sessions with the implementation of individualized, comprehensive, sport-specific injury prevention and performance enhancement programs. This is an UNPAID opportunity that provides experience working in a Division I FBS environment within the Mountain West Conference. If this is not an economically feasible option, please do not apply. Required qualifications: current CPR / AED; completion of an undergraduate degree in Exercise Science or a related field. Applicants should be working toward or have completed certification(s) from CSCCa and/or NSCA, previous coaching experience(s), experience in collegiate sports, and proficiency with Microsoft Office. Seeking those who will embody the UNLV culture, are focused, and have the desire to pursue a career as Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach. To apply, send an email with the subject header, “UNLV Internship- Last Name, First Name.” Please email letter of application, resume, and list of three professional references together as one PDF file to David Kitchen, Assistant Director of Football Strength and Conditioning at david.kitchen@unlv.edu.

Eastern Michigan: Eastern Michigan Sports Performance is seeking highly motivated people to fill the Winter/Spring 2019 internship positions working with all 17 NCAA Division 1 sports teams. This internship will start January 7th, 2019 thru April 6th 2019. Individuals will gain knowledge and experience in a Division I Collegiate Strength and Conditioning setting. The candidate must be pursuing or have completed a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science or related field and MUST be CPR and First Aid certified. Daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to: assisting staff in the design and implementation of strength programs including set up and breakdown of training equipment; as well as assisting in the maintenance and upkeep of the facility, and ongoing professional development through the internship curriculum. Preferred Qualifications: Intense work ethic, and highly motivated. Experience working in a Strength or Sports Performance environment; currently hold or working towards a nationally- accredited strength and conditioning certification (SCCC or CSCS) PLEASE NOTE: These are non-paid volunteer position. Will gain experience as well as future recommendation for employment. Applicants please submit a cover letter, resume, and professional references to Fred Hale at fhale@emich.edu.

Temple: The Temple University Football Strength and Conditioning Staff is looking for qualified strength and conditioning interns for the 2019 spring semester. Responsibilities include: assisting with the supervision and training of Temple University’s football program, assisting with daily administrative and maintenance duties and other duties as assigned by the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach. This is an unpaid internship. However, candidates will receive Division I Intercollegiate experience, college credit towards graduation if applicable and will be involved in the CSCCa mentorship program necessary to achieve the SCCC certification. Preferred qualifications: Pursuing Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in exercise physiology or related field; NSCA-CSCS or USAW certifications; CPR certification. Experience in a Strength and Conditioning Program or having previous collegiate athletics experience is preferred. Having a background in performing and coaching Olympic lifts is preferred. Temple University is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff, and student body and welcomes all applicants. Applications need to be submitted by November 25, 2018. To apply: Please send a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Jordan Barber (jbarber@temple.edu). Please no phone calls.​​

Youngstown State: The Youngstown State University Football and Olympic Strength and Conditioning Staff is currently seeking 1-2 highly motivated intern candidates for the 2019 Spring Semester. The successful candidate will be both hard working and possess a willingness to learn. While the position is UNPAID the candidate will be compensated through high amounts of hands on experience at the division I level with both Football and Olympic sports. Interns will have the ability to apply internship hours towards undergraduate and graduate programs. The candidates will also have an opportunity to gain valuable knowledge in both on the floor coaching, and programing. Candidates will also have the opportunity to earn professional recommendations for future ventures. The start date for this position will be January 2019 and the candidate will have time for work opportunities outside of the internship. Requirements; candidate must be CPR/AED certified, completed or currently enrolled in degree in exercise science or a related field, and currently holding or working towards a professional certification such as the NSCA CSCS, or CSCCa. If interested please contact Matthew Sommers at mrsommers01@student.ysu.edu with your Cover Letter, Resume and a list of Three References.