Tuesday October 12, 2010
Florida Atlantic University: a NCAA Division 1 institution and member of the Sun Belt Conference invites those interested in pursuing a career in Strength and Conditioning to apply for a spring semester internship with the Strength and Conditioning Department. Potential interns will acquire valuable experience and knowledge while being a positive asset to FAU and its student-athletes. Upon successful completion of this internship, one should posses and demonstrate the required abilities to advance in the field of Strength and Conditioning. Duties: Assist Strength and Conditioning staff with the implementation of strength training, conditioning and speed programs designed for 17 varsity teams, weight room upkeep, equipment maintenance and other duties assigned by the full time staff members. There will be an opportunity to have responsibility over 1 or more sports teams TBD by your comprehension, prior experience, knowledge and skill level. Qualifications: Potential interns must be self motivated and possess a strong interest in becoming a Strength and Conditioning Coach. Candidates should have prior weight room experience via previous coaching experience and/or a background as a competitive athlete. In addition, candidates should be pursuing or just completed a Bachelors or Masters degree in exercise science or a related field a well as working towards a certification with the CSCCa or NSCA. Compensation: Class credit toward graduation requirements, valuable experience and knowledge and earned recommendation to pursue the next step in your career. This is an unpaid position. How to apply: A letter of interest, resume with mission statement, and a copy of a current CPR certification are required to be considered. Please send these items to Strength and Conditioning Coach, Brian Remington at email@example.com
Sacramento State: Spring 2011 Volunteer Internship: CaliforniaStateUniversity, Sacramento, an NCAA Division I (FCS Football) institution is accepting applications for Volunteer Strength and Conditioning Interns for Spring Semester 2011. Duties: Assist Strength and Conditioning staff with the implementation of strength, speed, agility, flexibility and conditioning programs; facility maintenance and upkeep; other duties assigned by the strength and conditioning staff. Applicants must have a strong work ethic, be coachable and dependable, have a strong desire to become a strength and conditioning professional, and be CPR/First Aid certified. Preferred qualifications include: pursuing Bachelors or Masters Degree in Physical Education, Exercise Science or related field; working towards NSCA-CSCS, SCCC, and/or USAW certifications. This is a Non Paid/Volunteer position. Compensation: experience and knowledge working at the Division 1 level and earned recommendation in your career path. Hours for internship: 25 hours minimum per week. Application deadline is November 1, 2010. Internship dates: January 10 thru May 19, 2011. Send cover letter, resume, three professional references, and a copy of a current CPR certification to be considered to Terrance A. Brooks, Director of Strength and Conditioning, Sacramento State, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to: Broad Field House, 6000 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95819. No phone calls please.