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Strength Scoop - Wednesday November 16, 2016

Wednesday November 16, 2016


Miami: University of Miami (FL) Strength and Conditioning is seeking highly motivated coaches with Lots of “JUICE/ENERGY” to fill the Spring 2017 internship positions working Primarily with Football, but will help with some Olympic sports. This internship will Start Jan 23rd thru May 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

Cal: The University of California Strength and Conditioning Department is now accepting applications for Volunteer Interns for the Spring of 2017. The internship tentatively begins January 9, 2017 and will approximately end May 12, 2017. This is an unpaid position, however, the position offers the opportunity for advancement in the field of strength and conditioning through earned future recommendation, along with coaching apparel, and the opportunity to eat at daily team meals. The intern that is selected will also accumulate internship hours toward CSCCa Certification under a certified mentor. Daily responsibilities include, but are not limited to: assisting with the supervision of the Cal Football team as well as assigned Olympic sports, set up and breakdown for daily strength and conditioning activities, routine maintenance, cleaning and organization of the training facility, filming and inputting data, as well as participating in a vigorous internship curriculum. Prerequisites include completion of a Bachelors’ Degree, working toward NSCA or CSCCa certification, along with, preferably, collegiate athletic playing experience. Please email a cover letter, resume, and three references to Bret Huth by Sunday November 28, 2017. Email:

Lee (TN): Lee University, located in Cleveland, TN is accepting applications for volunteer intern strength & conditioning coach. This is an npaid position that will last for the duration of the 2017 Spring Semester. Estimated Start date is January 9th 2017 and will continue until May 2nd 2017. This Internship can be used for course credit if applicable. An educational curriculum will be provided as well as practical experience working with Lee University’s 16 varsity sports teams. Interested applicants must exhibit effective communication skills, positive attitude, punctuality, and a willingness to work well with others. Responsibilities will be assigned as they are earned. Preferred qualifications include completed Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science or a related field and certified through either CSCCa or NSCA but is not required. If interested, please submit a cover letter, resume and three (3) professional references to Garrett Rowland, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach, to Subject line should read: “Lee University S&C Internship: Last name, First name”

Santa Clara: Santa Clara University Sports Performance is currently seeking applicants for 4 volunteer UNPAID internship positions beginning January 2017. This is a unique opportunity as hired individuals will be assigned as Sport Performance Coaches over one or more teams and be responsible for their athletic development under full-time staff supervision. Required qualifications: Currently pursuing bachelors or master’s degree in exercise science or a related field and a strong desire to become a Collegiate/Professional Strength & Conditioning Coach. Preferred qualifications: Experience as a collegiate athlete and currently pursuing or possessing CSCS, USAW, NSCA, or CSCCa certification(s). This is a non-paid volunteer position; it may fulfill course credit if necessary. Applicants please submit a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references,, &