Tuesday October 9, 2012
Stanford: Stanford University is accepting applications for Intern Sports Performance Coaches to contribute to the Stanford Football Sports Performance Program. Qualified candidates will serve the Football program as a non-counted coach that will have the opportunity to observe all training sessions and assist with set-ups, breakdowns, spotting and additional administrative responsibilities. This unpaid opportunity provides experience assisting the Football Sports Performance staff implement the individualized, comprehensive injury prevention and performance enhancement program for the Track & Field and Wrestling programs. Potential candidates must possess an enthusiastic spirit, strong character and demonstrate effective organization and communication skills. Required qualifications include achievement or current pursuit of a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science or related course of study in addition to certification in CPR/AED. This internship is expected to begin no later than Monday, January 7th 2013. Potential candidates must be able to commit to a 6-month time period. Based on evaluation, internship can extend up to a year. Deadline to apply is: Friday, November 2nd 2012. Please email letter of application, with attached resume and list of at least three professional references to Hans Straub, Sports Performance Coach at email@example.com.
Campbell University: Campbell has an opening for an intern strength and conditioning coach. Description: Composed of but not limited to observation of strength coaches, setting up and breaking down of equipment for training sessions, maintenance responsibilities, data entry, clerical duties, active participation in projects and assignments throughout internship, and assisting strength coaches as needed during training sessions, adhere to all university, Big South Conference, Pioneer Football League and NCAA regulations. Qualifications: Must be certified or working toward certification with the National Strength and Conditioning Association (CSCS) or the CSCCa. The successful candidate must possess strong communication and motivational skills as well as the ability and commitment to work within the mission and purpose of Campbell University. Candidate must have a desire to learn more about the profession, have knowledge of multi-joint strength movements, Olympic lifts, and basic knowledge of the human anatomy. Compensation: There is no monetary compensation for this position. Accepted applicants may be able to receive college credit and a recommendation for future employment upon completion of the internship. To Apply: Email a letter of application, resume, and three references (Names and Phone Numbers) to Kevin Stewart, Assistant Director of Strength & Conditioning, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
North Carolina A&T State: North Carolina A&T State University Department of Strength and Conditioning is accepting applications for a part-time position beginning immediately. Responsibilities include: Assisting with the supervision of weight room training program (primary sport is baseball, secondary sport is football and other teams as needed); assisting with daily administrative and maintenance items. Qualifications include: strong work ethic, punctuality, enthusiasm, ability to coach and motivate student athletes, being a team player. Preferred qualifications include: experience with baseball and softball strength and conditioning, completion of a bachelor’s degree in exercise science of related field, working towards SCCC/CSCS or USAW certification, CPR certification. Candidates will receive experience working under a certified CSCCa mentor and have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities. Email resume to Cedric Walthaw, Director of Strength and Conditioning at email@example.com.
Radford University (VA): Scott Bennett has been named director of strength and conditioning at Radford University. Bennett previously served as the senior assistant strength coach at James Madision.