Careers

Fall 2019 Assistant Positions

deadline 18 September 2019
employer Georgia Southern University
type Internship
approved No

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 dekitchen@georgiasouthern.edu.