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Strength Scoop - Tuesday June 12, 2018

Tuesday June 12, 2018


Boise State: Boise State University Department of Sports Performance is now accepting applications for the position of Intern Sports Performance Coach for Fall 2018. This position will work exclusively with all Olympic sports. There will be no involvement with football. Projected reporting dates are August 16 – December 7, 2018. This is an unpaid position, however potential candidates will receive a unique opportunity to be a part of our multidisciplinary Sports Performance, Health & Wellness program. The selected candidate will gain valuable experience collaborating with strength & conditioning, sports medicine, performance nutrition, and sports psychology. At BSU we are striving to create a high performance model that puts the health and well-being of the student-athlete at the fore front. Responsibilities during this internship will include but are not limited to: assisting staff with the development and implementation of training programs for all Olympic sports; demonstrating and teaching proper strength training, running and change of direction mechanics; maintaining the upkeep of facilities; and participation in an academic internship curriculum. Potential candidates should have at least 1-2 years of collegiate sports performance experience. Candidates must be working towards or have obtained CSCS or SCCC certification. CSCCa mentorship is available to assist in the eligibility of the certification. Additionally, course credit is available for eligible applicants. Candidates must be an individual of high character; should have excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills; the ability to motivate student-athletes and work in collaboration with coaches and other athletic department staff. Interested applicants must submit a single file PDF document containing a letter of interest, resume, and a list of professional references to Attention: Ben Jaeger, Associate Director of Sports Performance.