Careers

Intern Strength and Conditioning Coach

deadline 31 October 2018
employer Fordham University
type Internship
approved No

Fordham University (Division-I FCS) Strength and Conditioning is now accepting applications for 3-5 Volunteer Strength and Conditioning Interns for WINTER/SPRING 2019. The internship will last from January 11, 2019 through May 3, 2019.
Interns will gain practical experience working and coaching in a Division 1 S&C environment with 22 Varsity sports, possible future recommendations, and college credit if applicable. Minimum requirements include CPR, AED, and First Aid certifications; attributes including hardworking, passionate, detail orientated, and has the desire to work in the strength & conditioning field. Preferred qualifications include certifications from highly regarded governing bodies (CSCCa, NSCA, ACSM, USAW,etc.), previous intern/coaching experience, and current/previous competitive sport involvement. Applicants should either be working towards or hold a BS/MS in Exercise Science/Kinesiology, or similar field.
Responsibilities will include: Daily maintenance of the facility and all its equipment, setup and break down of weight room and field for all training sessions, and assisting in the coaching of those sessions. Learn and assist with the implementation of Catapult GPS/ Polar Heart Rate technology and data entry. This program will also consist of weekly educational projects and reports to further develop S&C knowledge and coaching ability.
This is an UNPAID position. No monetary compensation, meals, or housing will be provided. Interested applicants should email ONE PDF file containing their cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach Gio Grassi at ggrassi1@fordham.edu. "Subject line should read "Fordham S&C Internship: Summer 2018; Last Name, First Name."