Thursday March 17, 2016
Rhode Island: The University of Rhode Island Strength and Conditioning Department is now accepting applications for Volunteer UNPAID Interns for Summer of 2016. The internship begins May 16th and ends July 29th . These are unpaid positions. Completion of this internship can fulfill potential credit hours toward a program degree, and offer an opportunity for advancement in the field of strength and conditioning. Daily responsibilities for these positions include, but are not limited to; assistance in the supervision of The University of Rhode Island Athletic Teams, set up and breakdown for daily strength and conditioning activities, routine maintenance, cleaning, and organization of the training facility. Desired characteristics for these positions include; great work ethic, strong desire to enhance knowledge of strength and conditioning, attention to detail, punctuality, and accountability. Please email a cover letter, resume, and three references to Daniel Marshall at Dmarshall1@uri.edu by April 24th 2016. Please no phone calls.
Illinois: Lovie Smith has dismissed head strength coach Aaron Hillman.
Prairie View A&M: Prairie View A&M is seeking a full-time assistant strength and conditioning coach. Interested applicants should apply online via this link.
Memphis: Memphis football is looking for candidates for their athletic development summer internship. Job Description: The goal of our program is to provide an encompassing view of collegiate strength and conditioning, including programming, exercise technique and facility upkeep. The internship position is geared primarily towards Football but the intern will in addition gain exposure to a diverse array of 14 sports in a high paced environment. As an intern in the University of Memphis Athletic Development program you will have the opportunity to gain real world in the trenches coaching experience; you will also learn under the bar while training in the program. Aside from the daily duties required of the position there will be assigned readings and projects to further the development of your knowledge base. This internship is designed for you to develop the needed experience and skills to make you a stronger candidate in taking the next step in your coaching career – this typically being a graduate assistant coaching position. This internship is intended for those whose #1 goal is to become a Strength & Conditioning coach at the collegiate level. Qualifications: In pursuit of or recent completion of a Bachelors degree in an exercise science related field. Experience in a collegiate strength and conditioning setting. If not already certified you will be expected to begin your certification process towards your CSCS, CSCCa, and/or USAW during your internship. Compensation: This is an unpaid position with no housing or meal assistance. Internship credit hours may be obtained. Expansion of your professional network and references. How to apply: Email a Cover Letter, Resume and 3 References to Josh Storms,Director of Athletic Development at firstname.lastname@example.org. Incomplete or inaccurate applications will not be reviewed. Start date is May 25 and end date is July 29.