Charlotte Basketball Internship

deadline 24 September 2018
employer University of North Carolina at Charlotte
type Internship
approved No

Charlotte men's basketball is seeking applicants for the position of Strength & Conditioning Intern/Volunteer for the Fall 2018 semester. The internship will be primarily with men's basketball, but can assist other Olympic sports as needed.


Successful candidates will be hands on in coaching and administering the strength and 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.

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.

This is an unpaid internship. No monetary compensation, housing, or meals available at this time. Successful candidates will receive valuable hands-on experience coaching college athletes as well as mentorship. Course credit is also available if offered by applicant's host institution.

Apply To:
Send letter of application, resume and contact information for three references to: Blake Bender, Director of Strength and Conditioning for men's basketball, Email: 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.