Careers

Sports Performance - Graduate Assistant

deadline 15 September 2018
employer California State University, Northridge
type Full-time

POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT: Sports Performance - Graduate Assistant

To assist in all sports performance programs for all intercollegiate athletics in a safe and professional manner, and within all rules and regulations of California State University, Northridge and the NCAA. This position specifically supports the mission of the University and the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics by assisting in institutional compliance with NCAA and Conference rules and regulations.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

-A bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university.
-Acceptance into California State University, Northridge graduate program is necessary for the candidate's consideration.
-Must have CPR/AED; one or more of the following certifications: SCCC, CSCS, ASCA-2 or UKSCA; and one or more of the following certifications: USAW, AWF, or BWL.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

-1-2 year of collegiate strength & conditioning experience is preferred in an undergraduate internship or professional internship capacity.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

-Program design, organization, and implementation for 3-4 intercollegiate athletic programs at California State University, Northridge.
-Must maintain up-to-date records of all programming, testing, and assessments.
-Assist in the maintenance, integrity and daily upkeep of all equipment within the athletic weight room.
-Must maintain professional working relationships with athletic training, academics, and respective coaching staffs.
- Must demonstrate the ability to clearly and professionally communicate with student-athletes, administration, and academics.

SALARY:

-This position does not cover the cost of tuition.
-Hourly pay capped at 20 hours per week.

REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION:

-Standard documentation includes: letter of application, resume, verifying enrollment in a program of graduate study in this school, three letters of recommendation.

CONTACT:

-Address applications, required documentation and/or requests for information to:
Chris Caden
Interim Director, Sports Performance
CSUN Athletics | 18111 Nordhoff Street | Redwood Hall | Northridge, CA 91330-8301
Tel. 818.677.6359 | Email. chris.caden@csun.edu