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Strength Scoop - Tuesday May 10, 2016

Tuesday May 10, 2016

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Wisconsin-Whitewater: UW-Whitewater has openings for a Strength & Conditioning Internship during the Fall 2016 semester (Sept. 1 – Dec. 9). This is an unpaid internship but great opportunity to gain experience working with high level athletes. Duties: Assist S & C coordinators with all aspects of training for all varsity sports. Provide leadership and instruction in the athletic development of student athletes to include skill analysis, teach proper technique and adapt workouts to match each sports specific need. Provide encouragement, motivate, and give feedback to student athletes to ensure maximum development of athletic potential. Assist with outside activities as assigned by S & C Coach. Job Requirements: Strong desire to pursue a career in collegiate strength and conditioning. Excellent work ethic. Ability to adapt to schedule changes. CPR/First Aid certified. Desired Skills: Knowledge and experience in all areas of strength training including Olympic style lifting as well as speed, agility, plyometric, flexibility and conditioning methods. Working towards or completion of an undergrad/grad degree in Exercise Science or related field. Currently certified or working towards certification from nationally known organization. To apply: Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to: Lee Munger, Director of Sport Performance, UW-Whitewater at mungerl@uww.edu.

Delaware: Delaware is accepting applicants to contribute to the strength and conditioning program in a volunteer assistant / internship capacity. Summer program runs from June 6th through August 4th (dates are flexible). Daily duties will include implementation of strength and conditioning programs, set up and tear down of daily activities, routine maintenance. This position will work with the football, basketball, women's basketball, and volleyball teams. No monetary compensation will be provided. The Summer Internship Program will have the POSSIBILITY for interns to make some extra money assisting in various sports camps on campus. Please email letter of application (brief introduction of yourself) with attached resume to Ted Perlak, M.Ed, RSCC, CSCS, USAW, FMS 1 Assistant Athletic Director, Strength & Conditioning at tperlak@udel.edu.

Clemson: Clemson University Department of Olympic Sports Strength and Conditioning is seeking highly motivated candidates to fill Fall 2016 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, and professional development throughout internship program. Qualifications: Currently pursuing bachelors/masters in exercise science or related field, certified in CPR/First Aid, and a strong desire to become a Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach. Pursuing NSCA, USAW, or CSCCa certification(s). Compensation: This is a 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 Jessica Prencipe at jprenci@clemson.edu.

Indiana: The Department of Strength and Conditioning at Indiana University is now accepting volunteer internship applications for the Fall Semester. This position is unpaid. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting with daily facility maintenance, learning from and assisting strength and conditioning coaches in the training of Collegiate Athletes. Candidates must be CPR/AED certified. Additional Strength and Conditioning certifications are preferred, but not mandatory. This program will include educational projects and discussions. Communication skills, discipline, and a strong work ethic are the characteristics necessary to be successful. Interested applicants should email a cover letter, resume and a list of three professional references to Strength & Conditioning Coach Will Alli at walli@indiana.edu. Subject heading: FALL INTERN APPLICATION. Deadline: July 9th.

Tennessee-Martin: The University of Tennessee at Martin Strength and Conditioning Department is currently accepting applications for volunteer interns for the summer of 2016, which will work with Football. Positions are open for those interested in gaining experience in the field of strength and conditioning. The program can be tailored to an intern’s education, experience, and future professional goals. Job Description: Assist the strength and conditioning staff in all day-to-day operations in the weight room. Duties will include but are not limited to; assisting staff in the implementation of strength and conditioning program for the Football Team, hands on experience, set up, and breakdown of training equipment and assisting in the maintenance and upkeep of the facility. Qualifications: Pursuing or have already completed Bachelors or Master’s Degree in exercise science or a related field. Applicant must have a strong passion to become a strength and conditioning coach at the collegiate level. Certification or working towards certifications with the NSCA-CSCS, or CSCCA. Compensation: This is an unpaid position (no-monetary) compensation will be provided. However the position offers the opportunity of advancement in the field of strength and conditioning, as well as the fulfillment of credit hours towards a degree program How to Apply: Email cover letter, resume, and references to Nate Sedergren, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach at Natesede@ut.utm.edu No calls please.

Warner Robins HS (GA): Warner Robins High School is currently seeking applicants for a full-time Strength & Conditioning Coach. Interested candidates should send cover letter, resume and certification information to Mike Chastain atmike.chastain@hcbe.net.