Strength and Conditioning Specialist

deadline 03 September 2018
employer Holy Family University
type Full-time

Holy Family University, is a Catholic university located near the vibrant city of Philadelphia. We provide a truly supportive environment for learning, as we help each student to make the most of their potential. We are also known for our winning teams and an especially warm, vibrant and inclusive campus atmosphere.
We have an immediate opening for a Strength and Conditioning Specialist who will be responsible for assisting the intercollegiate sports teams with designing and implementing sport specific strength and conditioning programs. Responsibilities will also include assisting with the rehabilitation of injured athletes and for coverage of practices for all intercollegiate sports teams. The employee must understand and embrace the mission of Catholic higher education and must commit to the mission, goals and objectives of Holy Family University in word and deed.

Responsibilities (not all inclusive):

-Develop strength and conditioning programs.
-Assist in the area of athletic training.
-Provide game day evaluation, treatment and care of injuries.
-Accountable for the daily maintenance of the training room, fitness center and related equipment and supplies.
-Provide first aid care and make referrals to physicians and follow-up care.


-Bachelor's degree required.
-Strength and Conditioning Coach/Specialist experience required, preferably collegiate.
-Certified in CPR, First Aid, and AED for the professional rescuer.
-National certification in Strength and Conditioning.
-Valid driver's license.
-Able to lift weights for demonstration and assistance.
-Extensive knowledge of strength and cardiovascular workout programs.
-Proper use of equipment in Fitness and Weight Rooms and Athletic Training Room.
-Valid PA licensure for Athletic Training preferred.
-Must be available for flexible hours; including early mornings, evenings, weekends, and holidays.

To apply, submit resume and cover letter to via email Review of the applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Salary commensurate with experience.
NOTIFICATION OF COMPLIANCE WITH NCAA REGULATIONS: This job profile includes the expectation of compliance with NCAA regulations. An institutional staff member who is found in violation of NCAA regulations shall be subject to disciplinary or corrective action as set forth in the provisions of the NCAA enforcement procedures, including suspension without pay or termination of employment for significant or repetitive violations.
Holy Family University does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, gender, age (as defined in the relevant statutes), veteran status, religion, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other classification protected under federal, state, or local law. This policy extends to all educational, employment, and service programs at the University and complies with applicable federal laws. Holy Family University is committed to providing all qualified applicants and employees equal employment opportunities, not only because it is the law, but also because of our belief that adherence is morally correct. Holy Family University complies with Title IX, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in an institution's education programs and activities.