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Strength Scoop - Tuesday June 20, 2017

Monday June 20, 2017


Arkansas Baptist College (JC): Arkansas Baptist has an opening for a entry level strength and conditioning coach for the football department. The right candidate will have full control of the strength program. The right candidate will receive a small stipend, free meals, and free room. We are looking for a young, single, and energetic coach that's looking for a chance to get a start at the collegiate level! Minimum qualifications: Bachelors Degree, and willing to serve the underserve. All qualified applicants send resumes to

South Carolina: The University of South Carolina (USC) is accepting applications for intern strength & conditioning coaches for the 2017 Fall Semester to work with the football team. Highly motivated and disciplined individuals are encouraged to apply. The individual will be expected to contribute at a high level from the first day and responsibilities will be dictated by performance and attitude. Preferred qualifications include: Bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field, SCCC, CSCS, or USAW certifications; CPR/AED certification and previous coaching experience at the college level. There is no monetary compensation so if this position is not an economically feasible option for you, please do not apply. To apply, send a resume, a list of 3 professional references, and a letter of interest to Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach Josh Lawson at

Miami: University of Miami Strength and Conditioning is seeking highly motivated people to fill the Summer B 2017 internship positions working Primarily with Football, but will help with some Olympic sports. This internship will start July 17, 2017 thru December 2017. 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: Strong 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 (USAW, SCCC, CSCS, etc.) 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 Gus Felder Director of Football Strength and Performance

Southeastern Louisiana (FCS): Southeastern Louisiana University invites applicants for the position of Assistant Director of Sports Performance for the Department of Athletics. The incumbent will serve as general wellness advisor for varsity athletes. For information on application deadlines, qualifications, and responsibilities, and to apply online visit In order to guarantee review, applicants must submit all documents requested. Complete the entire application online and include all education and work experience and the names and contact information for at least three references on your application. Attach an electronic copy of your letter of application addressing qualifications and experience, resume, and copies of transcripts from all colleges/universities attended (official transcripts required upon employment). Applicants must be committed to working with diversity. Southeastern is an AA/ADA/EEO employer.

Tennessee State (FCS): Tennessee State University is currently accepting applications for one Part Time Assistant Strength and Conditioning Position. The position will be contracted through June 31st with and opportunity for renewal during the following fiscal year. Compensation will be a monthly stipend for $1,200. Duties will include but are not limited to; programming and implementation for teams assigned by the Coordinator of Strength and Conditioning, assisting with the training of football, and weight room organization and upkeep. Candidates must have experience coaching large groups, programming, working alongside sport coaches, a Bachelor's degree preferably in exercise science or a related field, either the CSCS or SCCC certification, and 2 years of experience in the collegiate strength and conditioning field. Qualified applicants should email a cover letter, resume, and at least 3 references to Assistant Coordinator of Strength & Conditioning Coach, Tersoo Uhaa at with the subject of: TSU Part Time Position Application. The application deadline will be 7/1/2017.

South Dakota (FCS): The University of South Dakota’s Sports Performance Program is looking for (1) highly motivated individual who is interested in a Graduate Assistantship intended start date July 22 2017. Graduate School and classes will not begin until August 2017 (Must be able to be accepted into a Graduate Program prior to the start date), but the monthly stipend will begin immediately. Minority candidates are encouraged to apply. Qualifications: All applicants must have a bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science, Kinesiology, or related field. Applicants are required to have their CSCS or SCCC certification. Applicants must be CPR / First Aid certified. The applicants must have prior experience working for a collegiate strength and conditioning program. Must be able to enter graduate program with no provisions. Duties: Assist with Football and run appointed Olympic programs, design and implement training programs, teach and demonstrate lifts/drills, and assist with the maintenance and upkeep of the performance facility. Conducting meetings with sport coaches, consistent assessment of student athlete’s progress. To Apply: If interested, email a cover letter, resume, and a list of at least 3 professional references in 1 .pdf document to Jevon Bowman, (Director of Sports Performance)