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Wednesday April 1, 2015

Wednesday April 1, 2015

Gardner-Webb: Gardner-Webb University is seeking a graduate assistant strength and conditioning coach. Applicant must possess a strong knowledge of teaching technique of Olympic-style lifting exercises. Introduce and teach the objectives of each training phase to student-athletes. Duties will include assisting with the day to day Football program as well as covering assigned Olympic sports by the Director. Interested applicants should submit the following required materials: (1) a cover letter indicating interest in the position; (2) a complete resume with the name, address, and phone number of three professional references. Requirements: Bachelor's degree required; In a related field preferred. Certified by CSCS, CSCCa, or in the process of sitting for the exam. Experience working with and developing programs for a variety of collegiate sports. . Successful candidate must have a strong commitment to Christian higher education. All candidates interested please email bsowders@gardner-webb.edu.

Old Dominion: The Old Dominion Sports Performance Department is currently accepting applications for the position of Assistant Football Sports Performance Coach. This is a 12 month entry level position. Duties will include, but are not limited to: assisting staff with the daily implementation of football sports performance, assist the Assistant Director of Sports Performance Coach with field hockey sports performance and will serve as the primary contact for men’s soccer. Compensation: $16,700 to be paid in monthly stipends. Preferred Qualifications: prior collegiate athletic playing and/or coaching experience, CPR/AED certified, certification or working towards certification through NSCA or CSCCA. For full consideration, all inquiries must be received by April 15th. Start date for this position will be May 18th. Interested candidates should submit via email a letter of interest, resume and current list of references to: Ryan Martin, Director of Sports Performance at rmmartin@odu.edu.

North Alabama: The North Alabama Department of Strength & Conditioning is accepting applications for a Graduate Assistant (GA) position. The successful candidate reports to the Head Strength & Conditioning Coach, while working collaboratively as a member of the UNA athletics department. GA responsibilities include but are not limited to: assist with the design and implementation of sport-specific training protocols for designated teams; weight room supervision; daily upkeep and maintenance of equipment; and other duties assigned by the Head Strength & Conditioning coach. Ability to work, write, speak and communicate effectively with staff, administrators and sport coaches. Ability to effectively teach and execute proper technique of lifts and drills. Assist with coordinating, evaluating, compiling and communicating performance targets. Completion of various educational assignments during the assistantship. Graduate Assistant requirements include: Bachelor's degree; Exercise Science or related field preferred, GRE required and must be admitted into their respective program prior to start date. Experience in an NCAA four year college or university weight room working with a variety of teams. Possess the following personality traits; strong work ethic, punctuality, enthusiasm. Graduate Assistant preferred qualifications include: SCCC, CSCS, or USAW and CPR/AED certification or background as a competitive collegiate athlete. To apply: Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references in single PDF file to Ryan Wood Head Strength & Conditioning Coach, via e-mail at Rwood2@una.edu