Friday October 12, 2012
Southwestern Universtiy (D-III - TX): Southwestern University seeks candidates for the position of Strength and Conditioning Coach responsible for the development and implementation of strength and conditioning programs for twenty varsity sports in cooperation with the respective head coaches. This position is responsible for supervising workouts, providing student-athletes with proper guidance and training techniques, and designing effective, sport-specific workouts. The candidate may be eligible for faculty status and teach in the Fitness and Recreation Activities (FRA) program. This is a 12-month, full-time exempt position with benefits. Bachelors required. Masters preferred. Candidates must have a Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist Certification (CSCS) from the National Strength & Conditioning Association (NSCA). Applicants should submit a letter of interest; resume; and the names, addresses, and phone numbers of three references to email@example.com. Resume materials will be accepted until the position is filled.
Thursday October 11, 2012
Reinhardt University (GA): Reinhardt University is seeking 2 highly motivated individuals to fill the spring 2013 intern position. Interns will have the opportunity to work with 17 intercollegiate sports as well as a chance to be in on the ground floor of a brand new football program which will begin a competitive schedule in the fall of 2013. Interns will also be able to assist with the 1st Strength & Conditioning Coaches Clinic as well as strength and speed camps to be run in both the spring and summer. Reinhardt is also proud to announce the opening of a brand new 22,000 square foot field house with a 5000 square foot weight room equipped by Power Lift. Keep in mind that this is an unpaid position. However, opportunities to seek additional part-time employment will be provided if needed. Qualifications: Must have or be pursuing a bachelors or masters degree in a related field, must have or be pursuing one of the following certifications: CSCS, CSCCa, USAW, NASM, ACSM. Must have current CPR certification. Must possess excellent communication skills, must have effective Microsoft Application skills. Must comply with the rules of Reinhardt University, the MAC conference, and the NAIA. Applicants need to send their resume, cover letter, and 3 professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wyoming: The University of Wyoming has an opening for a strength and conditioning intern. Positions are open for those interested in gaining experience in the field of athletic performance enhancement. The program can be tailored to an intern’s education, experience, and future professional goals. Duties include, but not limited to, assisting staff with set up and breakdown of training sessions, supplement distribution, maintenance of facility and equipment, and testing and training of all sports. Internship Qualifications: Currently pursuing or completed a Bachelors Degree in an exercise science related field, a strong desire to be involved in an athletic performance field. Preferred Qualifications: Certified or a strong desire to obtain certification with the NSCA-CSCS, CSCCA, and/or USAW is a plus. Previous experience in leading training sessions a plus. Compensation: This is an unpaid position; however, the possibility exists for class credit toward graduation from current institution, athletic apparel when available, the opportunity to learn from five experienced full time strength and conditioning coaches, and the potential to earn future recommendations. Coach Cotterman is also an approved Mentor for the CSCCa internship program which, upon completion of the internship, the candidate is able to sit for the Strength & Conditioning Coach Certified Exam. To apply, email Mike Cotterman, Associate Head Strength & Conditioning Coach, at email@example.com and request an application. An application can also be found by visiting this link. .
Wednesday October 10, 2012
Morgan State (FCS - MD): Morgan State University Strength and Conditioning Department is currently accepting applications for Paid Intern Strength and Conditioning Coach. Morgan State University competes at the NCAA Division I level, and is a member of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference. Football competes in the NCAA Football Championship Subdivision. Applicant will assist the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach with all aspects of strength and conditioning department including design, implementation and supervision of strength and conditioning programs. He or she must also be able to demonstrate and teach all Olympic lifts and have a strong work ethic as well as strong communication and motivational skills. Qualifications: (Required) - Bachelor’s degree in physical education, exercise science or related field, preferred CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification; CPR and First Aid certifications required. Only serious candidates committed to a career in Strength and Conditioning. Applicants should email a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Josh Bush, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach at Joshua.Bush@morgan.edu.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.com.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
Monday October 8, 2012
Buena Vista (D-III - IA): Baylor graduate assistant Lane Gries has been hired as the head strength and conditioning coach at Buena Vista University.
Coastal Carolina: Coastal Carolina is now accepting applications for the position of Strength and Conditioning VOLUNTEER INTERN. Daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to; assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs for various sports, teaching student athletes proper technique and equipment use, attending to the daily maintenance of the training facilities, participation in weekly projects, and professional development throughout the internship program. Intern qualifications include: punctuality; enthusiasm; strong work ethic; strong communication skills, and the ability to volunteer a minimum of 30 hours per week. Preferred qualifications include: senior status or completion of a bachelor's degree in exercise science or related field; SCCC, CSCS certification; CPR certification. Interns will receive experience working for a highly competitive Division I University, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. Candidates must have a strong desire to become strength and conditioning professional. If interested in the position, please email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to email@example.com, Attention: Sonya Woods.
Thursday October 4, 2012
Baylor: Baylor University Department of Athletic Performance is accepting applications for a part-time assistant position. Responsibilities include: Design and implement training protocols for designated teams. Ability to work, write, speak and communicate effectively with staff, administrators and sport coaches. Ability to teach and execute proper technique of lifts and drills. Coordinate, evaluate, compile and communicate performance targets. Delegation of daily administrative and maintenance items to interns. Part-time assistant requirements include: Bachelor’s degree. Experience in an NCAA four year college or university weight room working with a variety of teams. Possession of the following personality traits; strong work ethic, punctuality, enthusiasm. Part-time assistant preferred qualifications include: CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification and background as a competitive collegiate athlete. Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science or related field. For information regarding the department, visit www.baylor.edu/athleticperformance. To apply, please email a cover letter, resume and at least 3 references to Candice_Walls@baylor.edu.
Wednesday October 3, 2012
Southern University: The Southern University Strength & Conditioning Department is now accepting applications for the position of Strength and Conditioning VOLUNTEER INTERN. Daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to; assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs for various sports, teaching student athletes proper technique and equipment use, attending to the daily maintenance of the training facilities and participation in weekly projects and professional development throughout the internship program. Compensation: Division 1 experience with earned recommendation for future career opportunities. Potential mentorship opportunity to obtain CSCCa, SCCC certification will be available for some candidates. NO MONETARY COMPENSATION WILL BE PROVIDED. Ideal candidates will have a bachelor’s degree or be in the last semester of coursework for undergraduate degree in exercise physiology or related field of study. Certification from one or more of the following (NSCA, CSCS; CSCCA, SCCC; USAW) are preferred. Inquiries must be received by November 12, 2012 for the Spring Semester 2013. If you are interested in the position, please email a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monday October 1, 2012
Clemson: Clemson University Department of Olympic Sports Strength and Conditioning is seeking highly motivated candidates to fill Spring 2013 internship positions. Individuals will gain knowledge and experience in a Division I Collegiate Strength and Conditioning setting. Individuals will also have the opportunity to work with all the Olympic sports that train out of Jervey weight room. It may fulfill course credit if necessary. Daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to: assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs for various sports, attending to daily maintenance of the training facilities, and professional development throughout internship program. Qualifications: Currently pursuing bachelors/masters in exercise science or related field, certified in CPR/First Aid, and a strong desire to become a Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach. Pursuing NSCA, USAW, or CSCCa certification(s) Compensation: This is a non-paid volunteer position. Will gain experience as well as future recommendation for employment. Applicants please submit a cover letter, resume, and professional references to email@example.com. Please no phone calls.
South Alabama: The University of South Alabama Department of Strength & Conditioning is currently accepting applications for 3 full-time intern positions for the spring semester. Successful candidates can expect to work full time for the duration of the 16-week internship starting Jan. 9th. Application should include a cover letter, resume, and have a bachelor’s degree or college senior at an accredited institution. Applications for the spring semester are due by Oct. 26th. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to; assisting the Full-time Strength and Conditioning Coaches with the design and implementation of sport specific strength, speed, agility and quickness programs. During the internship there will be various assignments given to help enrich their experience help develop them to become a better coach. These include but are not limited to; writing a year-round training program(s), developing a training philosophy, facility design, budgeting, staffing and a mock NSCA test. Those interested please send applications to Jon Hersel via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
South Florida: The University of South Florida Strength and Conditioning is accepting applications for the Spring Semester of 2013 Athletic Performance Interns. Intern responsibilities include: assisting with the supervision and training of USF’s Division I intercollegiate athletic programs; assisting with daily administrative and maintenance duties; completion of various educational assignments during the internship are required. Intern qualifications must include: Strong work ethic; Desire to learn; Enthusiasm; Desire to become a qualified Strength and Conditioning Coach.Preferred qualifications include: Senior status or completion of a Bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field; eligible to sit for the CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification; CPR certification. Compensation: There is no monetary compensation provided. However, the position offers the opportunity of advancement in the field of strength and conditioning as well as the fulfillment of credit hours toward a program degree. Expected Start Date is January 6 and will run through May 1. To apply: Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Greg Honeychuck, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, via e-mail at email@example.com.