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Strength Scoop - Tuesday November 30, 2021

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CoachComm 9-21-2021

Gallaudet (D-III - Washington, DC): Gallaudet University is seeking a well-qualified intern for the 2022 spring semester. Gallaudet University is the premier institute of higher learning for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing. The successful applicants will gain hands-on experience working with all 14 NCAA Division III varsity sports. It is the goal of Gallaudet University staff to provide interns with a well-rounded experience incorporating all facets of strength and conditioning. Interns who are entering into the internship program will assist the strength coaches with all sports and implement the strength, power, speed, agility, conditioning, movement assessment, and corrective exercise programs. In addition, interns will be taught the fundamentals of yearly planning and program design. An emphasis will be placed upon the professional development of each intern in an effort to prepare them for a career as a collegiate strength and conditioning coach. JOB REQUIREMENTS: Applicants must have or be working towards the completion of a degree in Exercise Science, Kinesiology, Physical Education or another related field. Interns with either collegiate athletic or coaching experience are preferred but not required. A strong work ethic and willingness to work extended hours are a must. In order to apply, each candidate must be First Aid and CPR/AED certified and either working towards or already certified strength coach. Knowledge of American Sign Language (ASL) is preferred. If the successful candidate has no prior knowledge, it will be expected that the intern is willing to learn. Interested applicants shall submit a cover letter, resume, and two references. The successful applicant will be provided with a dorm room and a $1000 meal card. To apply, email a cover letter and resume to Stephon Healey at stephon.healey@gallaudet.edu

Tennessee: The University of Tennessee Football Sport Performance program is currently seeking volunteers for an unpaid internship during the spring of 2022. The spring internship experience will start in mid-January and run until May. Exact dates will be available after bowl season. The selected candidates will have the opportunity to assist the full-time staff with training in compliance with NCAA rules. This is an unpaid opportunity that offers a learning curriculum and hands-on experience assisting the coaching staff in all aspects of the strength and conditioning program. Interns will receive experience working in the SEC and have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities. This internship can be used toward hour requirements for many graduate or undergraduate programs. To apply, please send your resume to UTKfootballstrength@gmail.com. Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until all positions are filled. 

Robert Morris (FCS - PA): Robert Morris University Football is currently seeking volunteers interested in assisting with on-field position groups and/or with the strength and conditioning efforts for the 2022 season. This is an unpaid position however, it is acceptable to have a part-time job to assist with personal finances. Minimum Qualifications: Strong work ethic, punctuality, enthusiasm and effective communication skills, Desire to become a football and/or strength and conditioning coach. Preferred Qualifications: Previous coaching experience, previous playing experience. It is strongly advised that all potential candidates make sure that this job is economically feasible before applying. Individuals chosen for the position are subject to University background checks. To apply all candidates should send an email labeled “RMU Football Volunteer” with a cover letter, resume, and three professional references in one PDF or Word document attached to Assistant Head Football Coach Dave Plungas at Plungas@rmu.edu and Head Strength and Conditioning Coach Robert Day at Day@rmu.edu. Review of applicants will begin immediately.