Summer 2018 Volunteer Internship

deadline 06 April 2018
employer The University of Kentucky
type Internship
approved No

The University of Kentucky's Olympic Sports Strength & Conditioning department is seeking volunteer interns for the Summer 2018. Interns will have the opportunity to work with all the Olympic sports at the University of Kentucky. Volunteer interns may have the opportunity to earn a paid intern position come the Fall 2018.


  • Strong desire to become a strength and conditioning coach
  • Possess or working towards a certification through the CSCCa, USAW,and/or NSCA
  • CPR/AED certified
  • Prior experience working in a strength and conditioning setting or previous collegiate athletic experience
  • Experience coaching the Olympic lifts and/or competing in the sport of Olympic weightlifting
  • Outstanding work ethic and integrity

    Details of Volunteer Internship Program:

  • Start Date: May 29, 2018
  • End Date: August 2, 2018 (this date is negotiable)
  • nterns will complete our internship curriculum, which includes programming projects, drills to improve coaching ability on the floor, how to network within the profession and preparation for future job opportunities
  • No monetary compensation provided
  • Opportunity to work alongside our Nutrition department
  • Breakfast will be provided each morning
  • Experience working in a SEC athletic department
  • Possibility of earning a positive recommendation and evaluation based on work performance
  • May receive credit towards completion of a college degree or certification

    Interested candidates should submit their resume and 3 references via email to Coach John Spurlock by April 6, 2018.