Wednesday March 2, 2016
Kentucky: The University of Kentucky Football Strength and Conditioning Department is currently accepting applications for five (5) internship positions for the 2016 Summer Term. This is an unpaid/volunteer opportunity to gain valuable experience within an SEC football program. Responsibilities include: assisting with the daily administrative and maintenance duties, participate in weekly educational meetings, and assist in the supervision and motivation of student-athletes during spring training. Interested applicants must possess an outstanding work ethic, attention to detail, effective communication skills, and a strong desire to pursue a career as a Strength and Conditioning Coach. PLEASE DO NOT APPLY FOR THIS POSITION IF YOU DO NOT POSSESS THE AFOREMENTIONED QUALITIES. Compensation for successful completion of the internship program includes team issued gear, a detailed internship manual, and an earned recommendation for future employment. To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and three references to Chris Ronald, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach at email@example.com. Screening will begin on March 21, 2016. Start date is June 6, 2016.
North Carolina: The University of North Carolina Olympic Sports Strength and Conditioning is accepting applications for the SUMMER 2016 Athletic Development Internship Program. This is an unpaid position. Start date: MAY 9TH End Date: JULY 25TH Intern responsibilities include: Assisting with the supervision of training programs; Assisting with daily operations and facility/equipment maintenance; Completion of various educational assignments during the internship. Intern qualifications include: Punctuality; Enthusiasm; Strong work ethic; Ability to volunteer a minimum of 40 hours per week. Preferred qualifications include: Senior status or completion of a bachelor's degree in exercise science or related field; SCCC, CSCS, or USAW certification; CPR certification and a strong desire to become a Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach. Interns will receive experience working in a Division I environment, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. To apply: Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to: Erik Hernandez, Assistant Director for Strength and Conditioning Coach, via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. Application deadline: April 4th