Strength Scoop - Thursday September 27, 2018

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Thursday September 27, 2018

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Clemson: Clemson University Department of Olympic Sports Strength and Conditioning is seeking highly motivated candidates to fill Spring 2019 internship positions. Individuals will gain knowledge and experience in a Division I Collegiate Strength and Conditioning setting. Individuals will also have the opportunity to work with all the Olympic sports that train out of the Jervey weight room. It may fulfill course credit if necessary. Daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to: assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs for various sports, attending to daily maintenance of the training facilities, use of technology/data analysis and professional development throughout internship program. Qualifications: Currently pursuing bachelors/masters in exercise science or related field, certified in CPR/First Aid, a strong desire to become a Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach and pursuing NSCA-CSCS, and/or CSCCa-SCCC certification(s). Compensation: This is a non-paid volunteer position. You will gain experience as well as the opportunity to learn and grow in the field of Strength & Conditioning. Applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, and professional reference list in ONE PDF document to Jessica Prencipe at jprenci@clemson.edu.

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Texas Tech: Texas Tech University's Strength and Conditioning Department is accepting volunteer (UNPAID) strength and conditioning coaches to work with Men's Basketball. Qualifications: Candidates must have a strong desire to become a collegiate strength and conditioning professional; Must have completed or are working toward completing a bachelors degree at an accredited university; Must stay the entire basketball season (Nov-Apr) and volunteer a minimum of 25 hours per week; Knowledgeable in exercise physiology and biomechanics; Must have a current CPR/AED certification. Preferred qualifications: Bachelors degree completed, previous collegiate athletic experience, CSCS or SCCC certified. Rewards: Those seeking to become SCCC certified will receive mentoring from a certified Master Strength and Conditioning Coach. Candidates will learn the game of basketball, various training methodologies, in-depth Olympic lifting modalities, and programming. The knowledge and experience gained will prepare interns for potential graduate assistantships and future professional positions in the field of strength and conditioning. If you love to compete this is the place for you! To apply: Send cover letter, resume, and references to: John Reilly, Head Men's Basketball Strength and Conditioning Coach, at john.reilly@ttu.edu. The application review will begin immediately and will cease until positions are filled.

East Tennessee State: East Tennessee State University Football Strength & Conditioning is looking for TWO hard working, enthusiastic volunteer interns who are confident, have a presence and are able to assist with coaching Division 1 Football Student-Athletes for the Spring 2019 Semester. The individuals chosen for this position must be able to begin January 11th and work through April 30th. This is an UNPAID position, in which the successful candidates can receive academic credit if applicable, experience working with a Division 1 Strength & Conditioning program, and consideration for a recommendation for future employment in the strength and conditioning field throughout the country. Exceptional individuals may have the opportunity to work themselves into opening graduate assistant positions within the program. Candidates must be completing or have completed a degree in Exercise Science or a related field, and have a current CPR/AED and First Aid Certification. The successful candidates should have a strong desire to not only pursue Strength and Conditioning Coaching as a career, but to also obtain Strength and Conditioning Coaching Certifications either from the CSCCa or the NSCA. A CSCCa 640-Hour Mentorship can be completed during this internship. Responsibilities will include assisting with team training sessions, professional development assignments, facility maintenance, and other tasks as designated by the Strength and Conditioning staff. Candidates should have competed in a varsity sport at the High School or Collegiate level to have a better understanding of what it takes to compete and train as an athlete. Subject line of email should include name and Spring 2019 Internship. Please send cover letter, resume and list of three references to Daniel Wedding at wedding@etsu.edu.