Wednesday June 24, 2015
Ole Miss: The University of Mississippi is accepting applications for a Fall 2015 semester internship position that would work with the Football Strength and Conditioning Department. This is an unpaid position that is responsible for assisting the Ole Miss Strength and Conditioning Staff with the implementation of the off-season program and all other departmental functions. This internship program contains an academic portion, which entails multiple readings and assignments, as well as a hands on practical portion. Required qualifications include completion or current pursuit of an undergraduate degree in exercise science or a related course of study, a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional, and possess a strong work ethic. Other preferred qualifications include certification from a recognized governing body, previous coaching in a collegiate setting, personal involvement in a collegiate competitive sport, and proficiency in teaching and performing Olympic movements. There is no monetary compensation so if this position is not an economically feasible option for you, please do not apply. Official start date would be August 5, 2015 and last till the end of the semester. Please send cover letter, resume, and 3 references to Anthony Crosby at email@example.com by July 10.
Old Dominion: Old Dominion University is seeking applications for Sports Performance interns for the Fall 2015 semester. This is an unpaid position working with Olympic sports that has the possibility to oversee small groups. This position may also be used for class credit. Qualified candidates must be able to commit a considerable amount of time in order to gain enough experience to warrant future recommendations from the Sports Performance staff. Responsibilities include: implementing strength and conditioning programs; set up and break down of workouts; daily maintenance and operational duties; completion of educational assignments. Qualifications: must want to pursue career in strength and conditioning field; possess strong work ethic and punctuality; pays attention to detail. Preferred Qualifications: pursuing or has completed Bachelors or Masters degree in exercise science or related field; pursuing or currently hold CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification; must be CPR/First Aid certified. To apply, please submit cover letter, resume, and list of 3 references to Lanie Deppe, Assistant Director of Sports Performance, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
South Alabama: The University of South Alabama is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Associate Strength and Conditioning Coach. This is a full time, twelve-month position. This position will assist the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach in all facets of a Division I program. Duties include development and implementation of sport training programs for selected sports assigned by the head strength and conditioning coach and assist with all other sports. Educating athletes and coaches on nutrition and supplementation along with other duties assigned by the Head Strength Coach. Preferences to apply for this position are as follows: Administrate a collegiate strength and conditioning internship program, Proficient with Apple Computers, Have a basic understanding of Apple video editing software Applicants must possess good verbal and written skills, and the ability to relate and communicate with student-athletes. Requirements to apply for this position are as follows: Master’s degree, CSCS or SCCC, USAW, CPR Certification, Knowledge of NCAA rules and guidelines, Three Years of Full Time Experience, Has worked with both male and female collegiate athletes. This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background check. The background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law. Applicants should submit letter of application, resume, and at least three references to email@example.com. No phone calls please. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.
Tulsa: The University of Tulsa Department of Athletic Performance is accepting applications for the Fall 2015 Athletic Performance Internship Curriculum. This volunteer internship will expose participants to all facets of Athletic Performance. Interns will complete both an academic and practical curriculum. Academic experiences include: weekly reading assignments, program design projects, daily meetings/discussions with full time staff members, and weekly evaluations. Practical experiences include: hands on experience in running a Division I Athletic Performance Department, staff meetings, daily maintenance, technology implementation and record keeping. Interns will receive experience working with various teams in a Division I training environment, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. Intern qualifications include: enrollment in a bachelor’s/master’s program in exercise science or related field, punctuality, enthusiasm, and strong work ethic. Preferred qualifications include: SCCC or CSCS certification, CPR/First Aid certification. To apply applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Chad Cain, Assistant Director of Athletic Performance, via e-mail: chad- firstname.lastname@example.org.