Monday July 25, 2011
SMU: (Fall internship) Assist the Southern Methodist University, Sports Performance staff in the day-to-day operations in the weight room. Duties will include but are not limited to; assist the sports performance staff in the implementation of strength and conditioning programs for 16 varsity sports, instruction of safe and proper execution of all facets of athletic development, and assist in the maintenance and upkeep of the facility. Fall interns will work primarily with Football, Men’s and Women’s soccer, swimming, tennis and Women’s olleyball. Qualifications: Pursuing Bachelors in exercise science or a related field. Experience in a collegiate setting, and a strong desire to become strength and conditioning coach at the collegiate level. Certification or working towards certifications with the CSCCa, NSCA-CSCS and/or USAW. Upon successful completion of this internship, one should possess and demonstrates the required abilities to advance in the field of Strength and Conditioning. Compensation: This is an unpaid position. Internship credit may be obtained for current degree program enrolled in. How to apply: E-mail cover letter, resume, and references to
Saturday July 23, 2011
Houston: The University of Houston is currently accepting applications for Fall 2011 volunteer interns. Responsibilities will include: 1) Assisting with the development and implementation of sport specific strength & conditioning programs. 2) Organizational and office duties. 3) Daily maintenance of equipment. 3) Restocking of supplementation. 4) Other duties as assigned by strength & conditioning staff. Applicants are expected to assist in daily maintenance and upkeep of student-athlete weight room, and possess strong communication skills and work ethic. Required qualifications: completion or currently pursuing bachelors/masters in exercise science or a related field, and strong desire to become a strength & conditioning coach. Preferred qualifications: proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel, completion or currently pursuing NSCA, USAW, or CSCCa certification(s), and previous coaching experience in a team setting. Closing of applications will be August 19, 2011. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and 3 references to Kelly Spriggs, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: .
Morgan State University: Accepting applications for Fall 2011 Strength & Conditioning Intern. Responsibilities will begin on or about August 22, 2011 and run through December 2, 2011. Responsibilities will include 1.) Assist with development and implementation of sport specific strength & conditioning programs. 2.) Office and organizational duties. 3.) Maintenance of equipment and training facilities. 4.) Other duties as assigned by strength & conditioning staff. Required qualifications: currently pursuing bachelors/masters in exercise science or a related field, certified in CPR/First Aid, and strong desire to become a College Strength & Conditioning Coach. Preferred qualifications: proficient in Microsoft word and excel, currently pursuing NSCA, USAW, or CSCCa certification(s) Compensation: This is a volunteer position. No stipend, but possible housing available. Individual will gain experience in a division I college strength & conditioning setting as well as future recommendation. College credit will be given as approved by their institution. Applicants please submit a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Joshua Bush, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach, . No phone calls please.
Thursday July 21, 2011
Philadelphia Eagles: We hear Brown University head strength coach Roger Marandino has joined the Eagles' strength staff.
Wednesday July 20, 2011
Wofford: is accepting applications for (1) Strength and Conditioning Intern and/or Volunteer Assistant for Fall and Spring semesters (10 month position). Responsibilities include: assisting with the supervision and training of Wofford's 18 Division I intercollegiate athletic programs; assisting with daily administrative and maintenance duties; completion of various educational assignments during the internship are required. Qualifications include: strong work ethic; punctuality; enthusiasm; desire to further one’s career in the field of Strength & Conditioning. Preferred qualifications include: pursuing Bachelors or Masters Degree in Physical Education, Exercise Science or related field; NSCA-CPT, CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certifications; CPR certification and coaching experience. The Individual chosen for the position is subject to college/university background checks. This is a Volunteer position. The Intern and/or Volunteer Assistant will receive experience working at a Division I program, better understand program design, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Todd A. Riedel, Director of Strength and Conditioning, Wofford College Athletics, 429 North Church Street, Spartanburg, SC 29303, or via e-mail . Please visit www.woffordterriers.com for more information. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE! Wofford College is a member of the Division I Southern Conference (SoCon). This position will start August 1
Tuesday July 19, 2011
Arkansas State: We hear Nicholls State strength coach John Thompson joined the Arkansas State staff as an assistant strength coach.