Careers

Part Time Assistant

deadline 30 July 2018
employer Western Carolina University
type Full-time
website https://jobs.wcu.edu/postings/9093

Western Carolina Athletic Performance is accepting applications for a newly added part-time position. The position is an 11-month position at $9 per hour for 40 hours a week. We are looking for candidates with a strong desire for a long-term career in strength and conditioning who also have strong communication skills, and are eager to work in a competitive atmosphere.

This position is responsible for all strength and conditioning duties for assigned sport teams and will assist other sport teams as needed. The sport teams assigned will be based on strengths of the candidate. Other responsibilities include but are not limited to: general equipment upkeep, weight room sanitation, computer work, game day responsibilities, and assisting in the nutrition supplementation program.

The applicant will work with the Assistant Director of Athletic Performance and all of their assigned sports which includes Men's & Women's Basketball, Men's & Women's Track & Field, Volleyball, & Soccer as well as any other sports/duties assigned by the Director of Strength & Conditioning. This position will more then likely oversee Track & Field, Women's Soccer, Women's Tennis and Golf. Experience working with these teams is preferred.

The applicant must have a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution and must have a current strength and conditioning certification from one of the following: CSCCa, NSCA, may also accept NASM-PES if the applicant is pursuing the CSCCa or CSCS. Must have a minimum of six months job experience in a college athletic strength and conditioning setting. CPR and AED certification is required.

The applicant needs to have a strong background in programming strength, speed, agility, power, core, flexibility training and may be required to submit a program of the Director or Assistant Director's choosing to give us an idea of your level of expertise.

The applicant must follow all rules and regulations presented by the NCAA, the SoCon and Western Carolina University. Interested candidates can apply online at jobs.wcu.edu. You can also email your application materials to Coach Wilson, jwilson@wcu.edu.