Winthrop Graduate Assistant Position

deadline 17 February 2019
employer Winthrop University
type Full-time

The Winthrop University Strength and Conditioning Department is accepting applications for the position of Graduate Assistant (GA). Winthrop University is a NCAA Division I University, located in Rock Hill, SC. This position provides a tuition grant, as well as, a $3,500 stipend per semester (Fall & Spring). You must be accepted into the Winthrop Graduate School prior to employment. The position is subject to a Winthrop University background check. Intended start date is Aug 19th, 2019.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: All aspects of the strength and conditioning programs, including assigned sports' programming and implementation, weight room cleaning/maintenance and monitoring of athlete fueling station.

Successful applicants should possess the ability to effectively teach and execute proper technique of lifts and drills.

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Exercise Science, or related field is required. Have already obtained certification from CSCCa (SCCC) or NSCA (CSCS). Possess CPR/AED and First Aid certification. Experience with working in an NCAA/NAIA weight room. Proficiency with Microsoft Excel & Strength and Conditioning related technology is encouraged. If interested, please email your cover letter, resume, and list of 3 professional references (in this order) in 1 PDF file to Head of Strength and Conditioning Benjamin Abbott at All documents should be PDF format and email subject line should be entitled "First and Last Name, GA Application"