The Salisbury University Sports Performance & Recreation Management Programs are currently accepting applications for 3 Graduate Assistant positions beginning in the Fall of 2019. The graduate assistant positions will begin August 5th and continue through May 22nd 2020 with the option for yearly renewal until graduation. This position includes tuition remission along with a $4000 stipend per semester (Books and Fees not included).
JOB DESCRIPTION: Candidates will have the opportunity to coach, develop, and train elite collegiate athletes through creating and implementing both weight training and running/conditioning programs. Candidates will also gain valuable experience managing interns and volunteers along with implementing the Sports Performance strategic plan. Duties will also include Recreational Facility Management and strategic plan implementation located at the Maggs P.A.C.
QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants should possess a strong work ethic with a desire to become the best possible performance coach and manager they can become. Passion and enthusiasm for training college athletes and manage staff members should be evident. Possess a strong knowledge base on training methods with previous experience in Olympic lifts and facility management. Have obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science or related field. Have been admitted into a Graduate Studies Program at Salisbury University. Previous college sports performance coaching and program implementation experience required. Currently certified or in the process of attaining a national certification: CSCCa - SCCC or NSCA - CSCS.
Applicants should send the following document to the Coordinator of Sports Performance, Matt Nein, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Documents received by 2/8/19 will receive first consideration. Applications will be evaluated until all positions have been filled.
1. Cover Letter
2. Resume with References
3. Video link of you performing the following lifts and coaching one of your choice:
a. Bench Press, Squat, Clean, Deadlift