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Strength Scoop - Saturday January 19, 2019

Saturday January 19, 2019


Nicholls (FCS - LA): The Nicholls State University Strength & Conditioning Department is accepting applications for SUMMER 2019 NON-PAID/VOLUNTEER internship positions. Successful applicants must not only have the desire to become a strength and conditioning professional, but also possess a relentless work ethic and positive attitude. This is a coaching intensive internship with the opportunity for a lot of practical experience. The interns will be required to complete assigned readings, programming projects, and on floor coaching throughout the duration of the internship. The intern will earn the opportunity to work directly with football and basketball, along with assisting the strength staff with all other Nicholls State University D-1 Southland Conference sports teams and needs of the strength and conditioning department. Applicants must also be willing to work early mornings and late nights during the week and weekends. Applicants should be working towards completion of a bachelor’s or master’s degree. Applicants should also be working towards or possess certifications through either CSCCa (SCCC) or NSCA (CSCS). Applications for the internship at Nicholls State University should include a cover letter, resume, and three references in a Single PDF Document. The projected start date is May 29, 2019 lasting through July 31, 2019. Please send applications via email to Taylor Jenkins (Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach)

Florida State:Florida State University OLYMPIC Strength and Conditioning Department is accepting applications for interns for the SUMMER 2019 academic semester. This is a volunteer, UNPAID, position and offers Division I hands-on coaching experience in an educational environment and the opportunity for future recommendations or opportunities in the field of strength and conditioning. Responsibilities will include: assist the OLYMPIC Strength and Conditioning staff; set-up and breakdown of sessions; cleaning and upkeep of facility; spotting and working with specified student-athletes and/or small groups; assist with daily administrative and maintenance duties; and participate in weekly projects and assignments for the duration of the internship. Minimum Qualifications: must have a strong work-ethic, enthusiasm, a desire to develop the characteristics necessary to become a successful strength and conditioning coach, and able to work 30 hours/week. 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 Strength and Conditioning Coach Kelly Borges at