The University of New Orleans Performance Internship

deadline 16 October 2018
employer The University of New Orleans
type Internship
approved Yes

The University of New Orleans Sports Performance is looking for hardworking, enthusiastic volunteer interns who are confident, have a presence and are able to assist with coaching Division 1 Student- Athletes for the Fall/Spring 2018/2019 School year. The individuals chosen for this position must be able ASAP. This is an UNPAID position, in which the successful candidates can receive academic credit if applicable, experience working with a Division 1 Strength & Conditioning program, and consideration for a recommendation for future employment in the strength and conditioning field throughout the country. Candidates must be completing or have completed a degree in Exercise Science or a related field, and have a current CPR/AED and First Aid Certification. The successful candidates should have a strong desire to not only pursue Strength and Conditioning Coaching as a career, but to also obtain Strength and Conditioning Coaching Certifications either from the CSCCa or the NSCA. A CSCCa 640-Hour Mentorship can be completed during this internship. Responsibilities will include assisting with team training sessions, professional development assignments, facility maintenance, and other tasks as designated by the Strength and Conditioning staff. Candidates should have competed in a varsity sport at the High School or Collegiate level to have a better understanding of what it takes to compete and train as an athlete. Subject line of email should include name and Fall 2018 Internship. Please send cover letter, resume and list of three references to Director of Sport Performances Travis Reust at