Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach

deadline 16 June 2018
employer Southwestern College
type Full-time

Southwestern College (NAIA- Winfield, KS) is seeking applications for a Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach. This position is a 12 month position starting July 2, 2018 and is a two year commitment.
Compensation: Monthly stipend, Full tuition waiver, Room & Board
Responsibilities: This position will serve as the head strength and conditioning coach for a variety of collegiate teams at Southwestern College. Requirements of this position include the design and implementation of year-round training programs for assigned teams. These programs include, but are not limited to, dynamic warm-ups, speed development, plyometric, weightlifting, conditioning, and mobility training. The qualified candidate will work closely with our sports medicine staff for injury status and return-to-play protocols. Additionally, this position will assist the strength and conditioning staff with sanitation and upkeep to the training facility.

  • Possess a BA/BS in exercise science or related field
  • The successful candidate must be accepted into the graduate program with a minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Have (1) of the following certifications:
  • Strength and Conditioning Coach Certified (SCCC) through the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association (CSCCa)
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA)
  • Sports Performance Coach Certificate through the United States of America Weightlifting Association (USAW)
  • Experience designing and implementing physical training programs in a group setting
  • Ability to communicate effectively with student-athlete, sport coaches, sports medicine staff, and administration
  • Proficiency in Microsoft office suite (Excel, Word, Powerpoint, etc.)
  • Great work ethic, desire to learn, ability to take initiative Qualified candidates please send the following items in 1 PDF file 1. RESUME 2. COVER LETTER 3. LIST OF 3 PROFESSIONAL REFERENCES 4. OPTIONAL DOCUMENT ( PROGRAM SAMPLES, LETTER OF RECOMMENDATION)

    Contact Email: COREY.GRAY@SCKANS.EDU