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Strength Scoop - Wednesday May 30, 2018

Wednesday May 30, 2018

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Kentucky Christian: Kentucky Christin Univeristy's Department of Strength and Conditioning is now accepting applications for 1 Strength and Conditioning Intern Coach for the Fall Semester of 2018. Daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to; assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs for Football and all Olympic Sports, teaching student athletes proper technique and equipment use, attending to the daily maintenance of the training facilities. Candidates will have the opportunity to program, implement, and supervise a strength and conditioning program for some assigned sports. HOUSING AND MEALS WILL BE PROVIDED. No monetary compensation will be provided. However, there will be opportunity to advance within the department. Ideal candidates will have a bachelor’s degree or be in the last semester of coursework for an undergraduate degree in exercise science or related field of study. Certification from one or more of the following (NSCA, CSCS; CSCCA, SCCC; USAW) are preferred. Inquiries must be received by Friday July 1st. If you are interested in the position, please email a resume and three professional references to Casey Carpenter at cwcarpenter@kcu.edu.

Lincoln University (MO): Lincoln University is seeking applications for a Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach. This position is a 12 month position starting in fall 2018 and is a two year commitment. Lincoln is a member of the MIAA Conference and competes in the GLVC for Football. Compensation will include full tuition waiver for up to 6 credit hours/semester, room & board as well as most meals. There is NO stipend for this position. This position will write and implement programs for multiple teams at Lincoln University. Additionally, this position will assist the strength and conditioning staff with upkeep of the Strength and Conditioning Facilities. Must have one of the following certifications Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) or Strength and Conditioning Coach Certified (SCCC) through the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association (CSCCa). Candidates must be able to work well with both Men’s and Women’s teams. Please provide a Cover Letter, Resume, and 3 References in one PDF or Microsoft Word file to fearsz@lincolnu.edu.

UMBC: University of Maryland-Baltimore County (UMBC) is currently accepting applications for a Strength and Conditioning Intern, for the upcoming summer 2 session. This is an unpaid position. Focus will center on learning training and programming techniques for Olympic, compound and assistance lifts, as well as conditioning related aspects of training. These include acceleration, agility, multi planar movement, and dynamic warmup/recovery. The goal of this program is to develop highly skilled coaches who will find employment at the Division 1 or professional level. Internship will include a weekly curriculum of interactive, hands on assignments which will develop the following: Interns ability to program for strength and conditioning for different sports, defending choices using sound reasoning, Interns knowledge of the field, including different training methodologies, Interns understanding of administrative and other duties of strength coaches. Qualifications: Must be currently enrolled in Exercise Science or related field OR possess a degree in an Exercise Science related field, CPR/AED/First Aid Certified, must possess or be working towards NSCA CSCS certification (mandatory) and USAW Level 1 (optional-preferred), previous participation in athletics and strength and conditioning is preferred, must have a strong desire to become a strength and conditioning coach at the collegiate or professional level. Starting Date: July 9 2018. Ending Date: August 10 2018. To apply: Please submit a cover letter explaining why this internship is of interest to you and how you think it will benefit you in your career, as well as a resume and three professional references. Please email this material to Neil Wittmer at neilwitt@umbc.edu.