Tuesday October 23, 2012
Thomas University: Thomas University Strength and Conditioning Department is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Graduate Assistant. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: design and implementation of sport specific strength and conditioning programs for assigned teams; demonstration and instruction of Olympic weightlifting techniques; supervise during team workouts, individual workouts, and open hours; assist with the maintenance and upkeep of the facility. Candidates must have a strong work ethic and the desire to become and strength and conditioning professional. Qualifications: (Required) - Bachelor’s degree and acceptance in to graduate school. (Preferred) - CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification; CPR and First Aid certifications; previous strength and conditioning experience in a collegiate setting; experience in designing and implementing workout programs. Compensation: Tuition (fall and spring), university housing (fall and spring), and monthly stipend. Start date: January 2013. Please send Resume, Cover Letter, and 3 Professional References to: Corey Potter CSCS, M.A., Head Strength and Conditioning Coach, Thomas University. Email: email@example.com
Saturday October 20, 2012
Arkansas State: Arkansas State University is accepting applications for the position of Athletic Performance Volunteer Intern. Arkansas State University competes at the NCCA Division 1 level, and is a member of the Sun Belt Conference. Applicant will serve the football program as a counted coach. Daily responsibilities will include assisting with supervision and implementation of all aspects of the Athletic Performance program. There will also be an detailed internship curriculum that will help the intern further their knowledge in the field of Athletic Performance. Intern qualifications include: Bachelor’s Degree, Strong work ethic, Desire to learn, Enthusiasm, Punctual and have the Ability to finance an unpaid intern position. Preferred qualifications include: Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science or related field; Eligible to sit for the CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification; CPR certification. This internship is expected to begin January 11 2013. Applicants must be able to commit to a 5 month time period. If interested in the position, please email cover letter, resume and three professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org, Ryan Russell Director of Athletic Performance by November 10
UNLV: The University of Nevada, Las Vegas 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. Qualifications include: Pursuing a Bachelors or Master’s Degree in exercise science or a related field; current CPR certification; certification or working towards certifications with the NSCA-CSCS, CSCCA, and/or USAW. Potential candidates must possess a strong work ethic, strong character, be punctual and demonstrate effective organization and communication skills. Successful candidates will be required to schedule and maintain a minimum of 20 hours a week. Compensation: Interns will receive experience working in a highly competitive Division I University, athletic apparel; earn recommendations for future career opportunities and college credit towards graduation if applicable. No monetary compensation will be provided. This internship is expected to begin no later than Monday, January 14 2013. Potential candidates must be able to commit to a 6-month time period. Based on evaluation, internships can extend up to a year. Deadline to apply is 14 December 2012. If interested in the position, please email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to email@example.com.
Wednesday October 17, 2012
Prarie View A&M: Prairie View A&M University – Prairie View A&M University is currently seeking applicants for Spring and Summer 2013 UNPAID internship positions. Interns will have the opportunity to work with athletes from all of Prairie View’s 18 Division 1 teams. Daily responsibilities include teaching, demonstrating and correcting technique in the weightroom; assisting in programming for all sports; assisting in the testing of all athletes; and cleaning and maintaining weightroom facilities. This is an unpaid position, but interns can potentially earn course credit from their university if applicable. Other benefits include apparel, the opportunity to gain experience at a Division 1 University, and potential for future references. Applicants must be able to coach male and female athletes effectively. Prior experience in a high school or college athletics setting is preferred but not required. Applicants must be able to teach and demonstrate the Olympic lifts. Certification (or working towards certification) through the NSCA, CSCCa or USAW is preferred. First Aid and CPR/AED certification is required. Applicant should have a strong desire to become a professional strength & conditioning coach. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and at least 3 professional references to Pete Longoria, Director of Strength & Conditioning at firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications must be received by December 1 for Spring semester, and by April 1for Summer.
Tuesday October 16, 2012
Iowa: Iowa has an opening for a strength and conditioning internship. Job Description: Assist the Olympic strength and conditioning staff in all day-to-day operations of the University of Iowa varsity weight rooms. Duties will include but are not limited to; assisting staff in the implementation of strength and conditioning programs for 23 varsity sports, set up, and breakdown of training equipment and assisting in the maintenance and upkeep of the facility. Qualifications: Pursuing a Bachelors or Master’s Degree in exercise science or a related field. Experience in a collegiate setting, and a strong desire to become a strength and conditioning coach at the collegiate level. Certification or working towards certifications with the NSCA-CSCS, CSCCA, and/or USAW. Compensation: This is an unpaid position. Class credit toward graduation requirements from your current institution, athletic apparel when available, the opportunity to learn from five experienced strength and conditioning coaches, and the potential to earn future recommendations. How to Apply: Email cover letter, resume, and references to Gabriela Quiggle at email@example.com. Internship dates: January 2013-May 2013. Review of applications will begin immediately
Mercer: Mercer University, a Division I FCS member of the Pioneer Football League and Atlantic Sun Conference, is currently accepting applications for the position of one (1) Intern Strength Coach. The position is responsible for Assisting the Head Strength Coach in all departmental functions. Duties will include assisting with Mercer University Football’s first ever Offseason / Winter Strength & Conditioning Program in brand new 5,000 square foot weight room and field house. Qualifications required are experience with teaching and demonstrating the Olympic lifts, Power lifts and other exercises to collegiate teams; 6+ months experience in writing and implementing sports performance team work outs; first aid and CPR certified; an accredited certification (preferably CSCS, USAW, or SCCC). Applicants should have a strong desire to pursue a career as a full time, collegiate strength & conditioning coach. Position primarily needed to assist with Football and Lacrosse, and be fully responsible for one of the assigned teams (M&W Tennis, M&W Golf, Cross Country, Cheer; but not limited to only these sports). Position is non-paid / volunteer and would start work January 2013. Head Strength Coach can provide advice / assistance for outside employment and low cost housing. Interested applicants may apply by sending cover letter, resume and at least 3 professional references to: Jon Mangel, Football Strength & Conditioning Coach firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday October 15, 2012
Tulane: Tulane University is accepting applications for a Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach to work with all sports. Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to: designing and implementing specific strength & conditioning programs for assigned teams; supervising both individual and team workouts; maintain team and individual records; implementation, demonstration and instruction of weightlifting techniques; provide appropriate maintenance and upkeep of all equipment and the weight room; to motivate both small and large groups of student-athletes; passion for the strength and conditioning field. Required qualifications include: meeting all requirements and be admitted to the Tulane University Graduate School in addition to certification in CPR/AED and a certification from one or all of the following organizations: NSCA-CSCS, CSCCa-SCCC or USAW. Previous experience designing and implementing programs, experience working with athletic teams and collegiate experience as an intern is preferred. Tuition, books, meal plan and monthly stipend will be awarded to the successful applicant. Start date: January 2013. Deadline to apply is: Friday, November 16 2012. Please email letter of application, with attached resume and list of at least three professional references to Stephanie Sharpe at email@example.com
Tulane: Tulane University is accepting applications for Strength and Conditioning Intern positions for the spring, and summer semesters. The successful candidates will be required to schedule and maintain a minimum of 35 hours per week with the Strength and Conditioning Department. The daily responsibilities will include: Assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs; for assigned teams. Teaching student athletes proper techniques and equipment use. Attending to the daily maintenance of the training facilities. Participation in weekly projects and assignments throughout the internship program. Compensation: Division I Intercollegiate experience, earned recommendation toward further success as a Strength & Conditioning Coach, gear, and college credit towards graduation if applicable. No monetary compensation will be provided. 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 14 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 16 2012. Please email letter of application, with attached resume and list of at least three professional references to Stephanie Sharpe at firstname.lastname@example.org
North Texas: The University of North Texas Department of Strength and Conditioning is searching for aspiring strength and conditioning coaches to fill internship positions available for the 2013 Spring semester (1/7 – 5/10). Prospective candidates will have the opportunity to work under the guidance of the UNT strength and conditioning coaching staff, gain in-valuable hands-on experience working with Division I athletes (Football and Olympic sports), and participate in the UNT Strength and Conditioning professional development & educational curriculum (course credit if applicable). Please note, there is no monetary compensation for this position. Applicants must be committed to developing themselves as a professional and working their way up in the strength and conditioning profession. For consideration, all inquiring interns please email a cover letter, professional resume’ (include relevant work, educational, athletic experience), and three professional references with contact information to Coach Trevino at: email@example.com. All materials must be received by November 30, 2012 for consideration.
Kennesaw State: Kennesaw State University seeks applicants for the position of Strength and Conditioning Intern/Volunteer for the Spr’13 semester and/or Sum ‘13. This internship will provide an intensive, hands-on approach to the principles and methods of strength & conditioning covered in the Kennesaw State Advantage Program. Responsibilities: Successful candidates will assist in organizing, implementing of the Kennesaw State Advantage Program. This includes but is not limited to the areas of movement assessment, exercise technique progression, dynamic warm-up, speed & movement training, strength training, soft tissue/flexibility, and performance testing for all student-athletes. Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree required, First Aid and CPR certified. Certified or working toward the CSCS, SCCC or USAW certification and Division I coaching experience. This is an unpaid internship. No monetary compensation, housing, or meals available at this time. No monetary compensation, housing, or meals available at this time. Successful candidates will receive valuable hands-on experience coaching college athletes. This is an opportunity to build a Sports Performance Program from the ground up. Course credit is also available if offered by applicant’s host institution. Send letter of application, resume and contact information for three references to: John Patrick at firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls, please.
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.