Georgia Southern University Olympic Strength and Conditioning department is looking to fill four to five(4-5) Fall VOLUNTEER assistant positions. Qualified candidates will work directly with the Georgia Southern Olympic Sports teams including but not limited to: baseball/softball, men's/women's basketball, volleyball and men/s/women's soccer. This is an UNPAID opportunity that provides experience working in a Division I environment within the Sun Belt Conference.
Interns will complete a comprehensive internship curriculum designed for advancement in the field of strength and conditioning through mentorship, teaching, professional/personal development and pre-arranged networking opportunities with other college strength coaches. Qualified candidates (SCCC or CSCS) will have the opportunity to assist in all training sessions with the implementation of individualized, comprehensive, sport-specific injury prevention and performance enhancement programs.
Required qualifications: current CPR / AED; completion of an undergraduate degree in Exercise Science or a related field. Applicants should be working toward or have completed certification(s) from CSCCa and/or NSCA. Seeking those who will embody the Georgia Southern culture: blue collar, servant leaders.
Start date (in Statesboro, GA) is flexible (mid-August). There will be potential of retention through the 2020 spring semester. All positions are unpaid (no monetary compensation) but have the potential of earning a strong recommendation towards future employment.
Interested applicants should e-mail a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to the Assistant Director of Strength and Conditioning, David Kitchen at firstname.lastname@example.org.