Football Fall 2019 Internship

deadline 25 September 2019
employer East Tennessee State University
type Internship
approved No

East Tennessee State University Football Strength & Conditioning is looking for THREE hard working, enthusiastic volunteer interns who can communicate, are confident, mentally tough, and can have a presence with coaching Division 1 Football Student-Athletes for the Fall 2019 Semester.

The individuals chosen for this position must be able to begin August 24th and work through December 13th . This is an UNPAID position, in which the successful candidates can receive academic credit if applicable, experience working with a Division 1 Strength & Conditioning program, and consideration for a recommendation for future employment in the strength and conditioning field throughout the country. Exceptional individuals may have the opportunity to work themselves into opening graduate assistant positions within the program for January 2020.

Candidates must be completing or have completed a degree in Exercise Science or a related field, and have a current CPR/AED and First Aid Certification. The successful candidates should have a strong desire to not only pursue Strength and Conditioning Coaching as a career, but to also obtain Strength and Conditioning Coaching Certifications either from the CSCCa or the NSCA. A CSCCa 640-Hour Mentorship can be completed during this internship.

Responsibilities will include assisting with team training sessions, professional development assignments, facility maintenance, and other tasks as designated by the Strength and Conditioning staff. Candidates should have competed in a varsity sport at the High School or Collegiate level to have a better understanding of what it takes to compete and train as an athlete.

Subject line of the email should include name and Fall 2019 Internship. Please send cover letter, resume and a list of three references to Andrew Nelson: