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Strength Scoop - Tuesday July 17, 2018

Tuesday July 17, 2018


Washington: The University of Washington Football Strength and Conditioning Program is currently seeking internship applicants for the fall season. Interns will have the opportunity to continue their experience through the winter and the spring season dependent upon individual performance during fall camp and the in-season program. Must adhere to the rules of the NCAA, The University of Washington Intercollegiate Athletics Department, and the Pac-12 Conference. Required qualifications: Currently pursuing/possessing bachelors or masters in exercise science or a related field, First Aid CPR/AED certified, Currently pursuing/possessing NSCA, CSCCa, or USAW certification(s), and a strong desire to become a Collegiate/Professional Strength & Conditioning Coach. Compensation: This is a non-paid volunteer position. Individuals will gain experience in a Division I collegiate speed, strength & conditioning setting under a Master Strength and Conditioning Coach including program design, GPS tracking software, nutrition, daily set up and breakdown, as well as future recommendation for employment. College credit will be given as approved by their institution. Priority will be given to applicants with housing already secured in the Greater Seattle area. Tentative start date 8/2/2018. Applicants please submit a cover letter, resume, and list of professional references in a single .pdf file to Matt King at

Arizona State: Arizona State University is currently accepting applications for the FALL 2018 volunteer internship positions. These are positions for the FALL 2018 training session, AUG 1 st - DEC 17 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

Grand Valley State (D-II): Grand Valley State University Football is looking for a highly motivated, disciplined, and hardworking candidate to fill its open Assistant Strength and Conditioning position working with Football Only. The position will be assigned to the Head Football Coach and be responsible for all strength and conditioning duties. Other responsibilities include but is not limited to player personnel roles and assisting in the nutritional program. This is a $15,000 a year position with the option of Graduate Classes. Candidates must possess and be able to demonstrate basic knowledge of program design, science of sports training, and nutrition. Candidates must also be certified through the NSCA, CSCCA, or USAW along with First Aid/CPR Certified. Potential candidates must have experience with college football in order to be considered for this opportunity. This position will be filled ASAP, with a start date of August 1st. All interested candidates need to send a cover letter, resume, and list of three references to head coach Matt Mitchell at

Tulane: Tulane University Strength and Conditioning, located in New Orleans, Louisiana, is currently seeking applicants for 2 volunteer UNPAID internships for FOOTBALL for Fall Semester 2018. This position will run from August 27th to December 7th. Required qualifications: Currently pursuing bachelors or masters degree in exercise science or a related field and a strong desire to become a Collegiate Strength & Conditioning Coach. Preferred qualifications: Experience as a collegiate athlete and currently pursuing or possessing NSCA, USAW, or CSCCa certification(s). This is a non-paid volunteer position, it may fulfill course credit if necessary. Applicants please submit a cover letter identifying which internship you are interested in, resume, and professional references to

Charlotte: UNC Charlotte is looking for a paid intern to work track and field for the 2018-2019 school year. This is a 10-month position that will run from August through the end of May. Interns will gain practical experience while working in a Division I Strength & Conditioning setting. Track and field experience preferred, but not required. Successful candidates will assist in organizing, implementing of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte Track and Field Program. This includes but is not limited to the areas of movement assessment, exercise technique progression, dynamic warm-up, strength training, soft tissue/flexibility, and performance testing. Requirements: SCCC and/or CSCS, CPR, AED, and First Aid Compensation: $15,500 Resumes can be emailed to Stacy Hummer at, please include letter of application, references and contact information.

William Penn University (NAIA- Oskaloosa, IA) is currently accepting applications for a PAID Athletic Performance Fellowship. This is a 12 month position starting August 13th. There will be a monthly stipend attached to the position, continuing education opportunities such as attending conferences and clinics, and other potential opportunities to supplement income. At the end of the position, there is a possibility of continuing on as a Graduate Assistant or placement elsewhere as a Graduate Assistant – dependent on performance and availability of positions. Responsibilities include assisting with the design and implementation for a variety of William Penn University’s collegiate sports. The qualified candidate will be assigned sport(s) based on his/her background and experience. The position will also assist the Director of Athletic Performance, help with maintenance of the Randleman Fitness Center, and perform other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletic Performance. Proven knowledge and experience with sport specific strength, speed, and agility programs is necessary. Additionally, there will be work with high school athletic performance programs that may require some travel.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. Candidates with an athletic background or experience (volunteer/intern) in a collegiate strength and conditioning program is preferred. Candidates must possess strong communication skills and have the ability to effectively work with student athletes, the sports medicine staff, administrators and sport coaches. Candidates must possess proficiency in technology and/or capability of learning how to utilize it. MOST IMPORTANTLY – have a desire and work ethic that shows a want to learn and grow to be better in the field while also being a great teammate on a staff that requires great comradery. Qualified applicants email cover letter, resume and references in ONE PDF DOCUMENT to