Careers

Volunteer Intern Football Strength and Conditioning Coach

deadline 30 August 2020
employer Florida Atlantic University
type Internship
approved No

The FAU Football Strength and Conditioning Staff is looking to fill 3-4 VOLUNTEER (unpaid) internship positions for the Fall 2020 semester.

Start and end dates will be Aug 1st - Dec. 15th.

We are looking for eager and enthusiastic individuals with a strong desire to pursue a career as a strength and conditioning professional. You will gain invaluable experience at an C-USA, FBS Football program, working with elite level athletes and coaches.

Qualified applicants will have:
-Obtained or be working towards a degree in Exercise Science or a related field
-Possess or be working towards their CSCCa (SCCC) or CSCS certification
-CPR/AED certification is preferred
-All qualified candidates must be able to pass a background check.

Upon completion of the FAU Strength and Conditioning Intern Education Program you will be qualified to confidently sit for the CSCS.

Daily duties and responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

-Assisting with the implementation and supervision of strength and conditioning program for Football
-Active participation in the intern education program which will include completion of required readings, assignments, projects, demonstrations, meetings with the strength staff, and involvement with sports science such as GPS, Forceplate, and VBT
-Maintenance of the strength and conditioning facility and equipment
-Set-up and break-down of equipment for strength and conditioning sessions
-Other daily tasks as assigned by the Strength and Conditioning staff

To be considered you must send your resume, cover letter and a list of 3 references to Zach Higginbotham at zhigginbotham@fau.edu.