Virginia Commonwealth University is accepting applications for the position of Sports Performance Intern for the Spring term of 2018. This is a semester-long position that will begin in January 2018 and end May 2018.
Assist in the design and implementation of a sports performance program
Assist in all areas related to the maintenance of strength and conditioning facility
Completion of the VCU Sports Performance curriculum including: classroom discussions, readings, written assignments, practical demonstrations and projects
Implementation of technologies relevant to sports performance
Practical knowledge and experience with strength training
Practical knowledge and experience with energy systems training
Desire to pursue career in sports performance
Previous experience in formal exercise instruction
Currently pursuing or already holding a degree in exercise science or related field
Currently holding or planning to pursue SCCC, CSCS or USAW certification
Compensation: This is an unpaid position. Motivated interns will gain a greater understanding of collegiate strength and conditioning as well as improve their qualifications for future employment. The VCU Sports Performance Internship is an approved mentorship for SCCC Certification. Interns who complete the CSCCa mentorship requirements may receive endorsement for SCCC Certification.
Deadline: Application reviews will begin the week of November 13, 2017
How to Apply? Email cover letter, resume and list of three references to email@example.com
Virginia Commonwealth University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution. Women, minorities and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.