Careers

Paid Strength & Conditioning Fellowship

deadline 16 July 2017
employer William Penn University
type Internship
approved No

William Penn University (NAIA- Oskaloosa, IA) is currently accepting applications for a PAID Strength & Conditioning Fellowship. This is a 12 month position starting August 22nd. There will be a $6,000 stipend attached to the position along with continuing education opportunities such as attending conferences and clinics. At the end of the position, there is a possibility of continuing on as a Graduate Assistant.

Responsibilities include assisting with the design and implementation for a variety of William Penn University's collegiate sports. The qualified candidate will be assigned sports based on his/her background and experience. The position will also assist the Head Strength & Conditioning coach, help with maintenance of the Randleman Fitness Center, and perform other duties as assigned by the Head Strength & Conditioning Coach. Proven knowledge and experience with sport specific strength, speed, and agility programs is necessary.

  • Candidates must hold a BA/BS in exercise science or a health related field and be working toward certification as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist with the National Strength & Conditioning Association, SCCC through the CSCCa, and/or hold a USAW-Sports Performance Certificate.
  • Candidates must hold a minimum 3.0 GPA within their undergraduate field of study.
  • Candidates with an athletic background or experience (volunteer/intern) in a collegiate strength and conditioning program is preferred
  • Candidates must possess strong communication skills and have the ability to effectively work with student athletes, the sports medicine staff, administrators and sport coaches.
  • Candidates must possess skills and proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Qualified applicants email cover letter, resume and references to haugenj@wmpenn.edu