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Graduate Assistantship 2018-2019

deadline 01 September 2018
employer Abilene Christian University
type Full-time

Abilene Christian University Strength & Conditioning Department is currently accepting applications for 1 Strength and Conditioning Graduate Assistant position. This is a 9 month position (at will) with a start date of Sept 1st, 2018. There is a possibly of being kept on for a 2nd year.

Responsibilities:

This position will be responsible for the implementation of strength and conditioning programs for assigned Olympic sport teams, and assist with all aspects of football. Additionally, this position will help with facility cleaning/maintenance and the athlete fueling station.

Minimum Qualifications:

*DO NOT APPLY UNLESS YOU MEET THESE QUALIFICATIONS

To be eligible, applicants must have obtained a Bachelor's Degree (preferably in exercise science) from an accredited college or university, certification from the CSCCa or NSCA, a CPR/AED certification, and must be accepted into one of Abilene Christian's or Hardin Simmons graduate programs. In addition, they must have a strong work ethic, great energy and enthusiasm, excellent communication skills, and great desire to learn about the strength and conditioning profession.

Benefits:

This is a 9 month position (at will) that includes: a stipend of $4500.00 ($500 per month), a tuition waiver of $4000 per semester (books and fees are not covered in this amount - you are responsible for books and fees), an on campus apartment (University Apartments), and a $250 stipend for continuing education.

How to apply:

To apply, email a cover letter, resume, and list of three professional reference in PDF FORMAT to Coach Miguez, Director of Strength and Conditioning, at Bret.Miguez@acu.edu. Please enter "Graduate Assistantship 2018-2019" for the subject heading. NO PHONE CALLS!

*All strength and conditioning GA's are required to demonstrate exemplary ethical conduct and conformance to NCAA Division 1 rules and regulations.