Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach

deadline 30 September 2017
employer Howard University
type Full-time

Summary of Job Duties

The Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach will prepare student-athletes at Howard University for the rigor and demands of intercollegiate competition through the utilization of total athletic enhancement training on an individualized as well as team specific basis. The primary function of this position is the management of athletic performance preparation including, but not limited to, the application of appropriate motivational techniques, instruction in safe and correct execution of all training parameters: proper movement preparation, power development, free weight exercises, plyometric training, energy system development and sport specific movement training for court sports. The Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach will provide facility supervision and report individual and team progress for assigned sports. The Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach will provide support to the Director of Strength, Sports Performance Team, and perform other administrative duties as assigned.

Regular, reliable, and non-disruptive attendance is an essential job duty, as is the ability to create and maintain collegial, harmonious working relationships with others.

Minimum Qualifications:

-Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution of higher education
-At least 1 year of demonstrated experience working in a Division I Strength and Conditioning program
-First Aid, AED , and CPR certified
-Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches association (CSCCa) - Strength and Conditioning Coach Certified ( SCCC ) OR National Strength and Conditioning Association ( NSCA ) - Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist ( CSCS )

Preferred Qualifications:

-Master's Degree or higher
-Three years of experience working with a Division I (FCS or higher) program or professional team
-Experience and a strong background in using excel for a variety of different training programs
-FMS Certified

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