Thursday October 16, 2014
Gardner-Webb: Grad assistant Trevor Hutson has been promoted to a full time post. Tyler Landolt, who previously interned at Alabama and Furman, has accepted a grad assistant role.
Mercer: Mercer University is currently accepting applications for the position of Intern Strength Coach. This position is responsible for assisting the Director of Strength & Conditioning in all departmental functions including assisting with all aspects of Mercer Football’s Winter/Spring Strength program. Qualifications required are experience with teaching and demonstrating the Olympic lifts, first aid and CPR certified, and an accredited certification or working towards certification (preferably CSCS, USAW, or SCCC). Applicants should have a strong desire to pursue a career as a full time, collegiate strength & conditioning coach. No monetary compensation with be provided but housing is available. Interested applicants may apply by sending cover letter, resume and at least 3 professional references to: Jon Mangel, Director of Strength & Conditioning at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tulane: Tulane University Strength and Conditioning Department is currently accepting applications for volunteer interns for the spring semester of 2015. 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 of the Tulane University Hertz Center weight room. Duties will include but are not limited to; assisting staff in the implementation of strength and conditioning programs for the Olympic sports, 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. Experience in a collegiate setting, and a strong desire to become a strength and conditioning coach at the collegiate level. Certification or working towards certifications with the NSCA-CSCS, CSCCA, and/or USAW. Compensation: This is an unpaid position. Class credit toward graduation requirements from your current institution, athletic apparel when available, the opportunity to learn from experienced strength and conditioning coaches, and the potential to earn future recommendations. How to Apply: Email cover letter, resume, and 3 references to Dan Rickaby, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach at email@example.com.