Careers

Strength & Conditioning Intern/Volunteer for Fall 2018

deadline 05 August 2018
employer University of North Carolina at Charlotte
type Internship
approved No

University of North Carolina at Charlotte is seeking applicants for the position of Strength & Conditioning Intern/Volunteer for the Fall 2018 semester. This internship will provide an intensive, hands-on approach to the principles and methods of strength & conditioning covered in the Charlotte 49er Olympic Strength & Conditioning Program.
Responsibilities:
Successful candidates will assist in organizing and implementing the University of North Carolina at Charlotte Olympic Strength & Conditioning Program. This includes but is not limited to the areas of movement assessment, exercise technique progression, dynamic warm-up, speed & movement training, strength training, soft tissue/flexibility, and performance testing for all student-athletes. Interns/Volunteers will also be responsible collecting and interpreting testing data, the daily maintenance of equipment and facilities, and the development of strength & conditioning manuals, instructional videos and updating social media sites. This position will not work with Football.
Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree required, First Aid and CPR certified. Certified or working toward the SCCC, CSCS or USAW certification and Division I coaching experience. This position requires background knowledge in Kinesiology or a related field and as well as the ability to teach exercise safety as well as enforce weight room rules and regulations. Intermediate computer skills required. Good verbal communication is a must. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Background check required at own expense if hired.
Compensation:
Successful candidates will receive valuable hands-on experience coaching college athletes. This is an opportunity to build a Sports Performance Program from the ground up. Course credit is also available if offered by applicant's host institution. This is an unpaid internship. No monetary compensation, housing, or meals available at this time.
Apply To:
Send letter of application, resume and contact information for three references to: Perry Costales, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, Email: pcostale@uncc.edu. No phone calls, please. Applicant must adhere to all policies, rules and regulations of University of North Carolina at Charlotte, C-USA Athletic Conference, The State of North Carolina University System and the NCAA. University of North Carolina at Charlotte is an EEO/AA Institution.