Careers

Texas Tech Basketball Internship

deadline 31 May 2017
employer Texas Tech University
type Internship
approved Yes

Texas Tech University's Strength and Conditioning Department is accepting volunteer (UNPAID) strength and conditioning coaches to work with Men's Basketball and Olympic sports.

Qualifications: Candidates must have a strong desire to become a Strength and Conditioning professional; Must have completed or are working toward completing a bachelors degree at an accredited college/university; Must stay the entire summer (June 01- Aug 11) and volunteer a minimum of 25 hours per week; Knowledgeable in exercise physiology and biomechanics; Must have a current CPR/AED certification.

Preferred qualifications: Bachelor's degree completed, previous internship and collegiate athletic experience, and one of the following certifications; SCCC, CSCS, USAW, or FMS. Qualified basketball candidates who are willing to stay for 1 year will be of high priority.

Rewards: Those seeking to become SCCC certified will receive mentoring from a certified Master Strength and Conditioning Coach. You will learn various training methodologies, in-depth Olympic lifting modalities, and programming. The knowledge and experience gained will prepare interns for potential graduate assistantships and future professional positions in the field of strength and conditioning.

To apply: Send cover letter, resume, and references to: John Reilly, Head Men's Basketball Strength and Conditioning Coach, at john.reilly@ttu.edu . The application review will begin immediately and will cease until positions are filled.