Thursday January 16, 2014
Massachusetts: The University of Massachusetts Football Strength and Conditioning Department is looking for motivated individuals who are interested in Spring volunteer internship positions. A background in Exercise Science, Sport Science, Kinesiology or related field is preferred but not required. Applicants should also be in pursuit of obtaining a CSCS, USAW, or SCCC certification as well as being CPR certified. Individuals who apply should be highly motivated, have strong work ethic, be punctual, and have a strong desire to become a future strength and conditioning coach. Daily duties will consist of aiding the strength and conditioning staff with assessments of student athletes, sitting in on meetings when designing programs, implementation of programs, performing proper lifting techniques, motivating athletes, and general maintenance/cleaning of the strength and conditioning facility. Interns will receive experience working at a Division I program, better understand program design, and have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities. There is no monetary compensation for theses positions. Start date is January 20, 2014. To apply send a cover letter and resume along with 3 references to Andrew Tokarz at .
Wisconsin-Whitewater: Whitewater is looking for interns in the strength and conditioning department for for Spring Semester 2014 (Feb. 1-May 9). This is an UNPAID internship but great opportunity to gain experience. Duties: Assist S & C coordinator with all aspects of training for all varsity sports. Provide leadership and instruction in the athletic development of student athletes to include skill analysis, teach proper technique and adapt workouts to match each sports specific need. Provide encouragement, motivate, and give feedback to student athletes to ensure maximum development of athletic potential. Assist with outside activities as assigned by S & C Coach. Job Requirements: Strong desire to pursue a career in collegiate strength and conditioning. Excellent work ethic. Ability to adapt to schedule changes. CPR/First Aid certified. Desired Skills: Knowledge and experience in all areas of strength training including Olympic style lifting as well as speed, agility, plyometric, flexibility and conditioning methods. Working towards or completion of an undergrad/grad degree in Exercise Science or related field. Currently certified or working towards certification from nationally known organization. To apply: Please e-mail a cover letter and resume with 3 references no later than Monday the 27th to: assistant strength caoch Ryan Bracius at .
Wednesday January 15, 2014
Mississippi State: Ohio State assistant strength and conditioning coach Rick Court has taken the head strength job at Mississippi State.
Monday January 13, 2014
Georgia Southern: Sources tell us Sam Houston head strength coach Kyle Speer will join Willie Fritz at GSU.
Louisville: Western Kentucky associate head strength and conditioning coach Scott Wilks will move to Louisville with Bobby Petrino according to Bowling Green Daily News writer Chad Bishop.
Alabama A&M: Strength and conditioning coach James Hester has been retained by new head coach James Spady.
Akron: The University of Akron Football program is accepting applications for a Strength and Conditioning Graduate Assistant. All applicants must have a bachelor degree in an exercise science related field, CSCS, CSCCA, or USAW certification, First-Aid CPR certification, and experience in college football strength and conditioning. Please forward a cover letter, resume, and 3 references to Matt Gildersleeve at . UPDATE>> The strength and conditioning program is no longer accepting applicants for this position.
Saturday January 11, 2014
Pat Ivey - 2013 FootballScoop Strength & Conditioning Coach of the Year
Florida A&M: Florida A&M University, an NCAA Division I member of Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference, invites applications for the Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coaching position. This is a full-time, twelve-month position. A bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science or related field required, masters preferred. 1-2 years of related experience in strength and conditioning at the collegiate level required. CSCCa-SCCC or NSCA-CSCS certification required. The individual hired will be responsible for assisting the director of strength and conditioning with Florida A&M University’s men’s and women’s varsity sport programs including football. Interested candidates should submit a letter of application, a resume, and a list of three references to Russell Barbarino, Director of Strength & Conditioning, Galimore-Powell Field House, Football Office, Tallahassee, Florida 3230
Ohio Northern: Ohio Northern University is accepting applications for a Strength and Conditioning intern for the remainder of the Spring 2014 semester. Responsibilities include: assisting in the supervision and training of the Football program; assisting with daily maintenance, administrative duties and completion of educational assignments. Preferred qualifications include: pursuing Bachelors or Masters Degree in Exercise Science related field; current SCCC and/or CSCS certification; CPR certification and previous experience in a strength and conditioning program or have previous collegiate athletics experience. Minimum qualifications include: pursuing SCCC and/or CSCS certification, strong work ethic and the desire to further one’s career in the field of Strength & Conditioning. The position will begin on February 1st and end at the end of May. Compensation includes, free housing, and a stipend of $500 per month. Submit a letter of application, resume to Mike Schmitz, Assistant Head Football Coach at
Arkansas State: We hear that Ole Miss assistant strength coach Matt Shadeed is heading to Arkansas State and Mercer assistant director of strength and conditioning Shelton Stevens will be joining his staff.
Western New England: Western New England University Football has an opening for a part-time strength coach for the spring term. The candidate must have CSCS certification, be willing to work non-traditional hours during the week and be local to Western Massachusetts/Northern Connecticut. Please email Head Football Coach Keith Emery at .
Friday January 10, 2014
We are very proud to announce that Rob Glass (Oklahoma State), and Pat Ivey (Missouri) are our finalists for the Strength and Conditioning Coach of the Year.
James Madison: Sources tell us that Illinois assistant strength coach Aaron Burkhart has accepted the director of strength and conditioning position at JMU.