Careers

2021 Summer Football Sports Performance Internship

deadline 30 May 2021
employer University of Nevada Las Vegas
type Internship
approved Yes

The University of Nevada Las Vegas Football Performance department is accepting applications for Strength and Conditioning Volunteer Interns (4) for Summer 2021.

Daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to; assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs specific to football, proper movement preparation, development and execution of speed & conditioning protocols, execution of proper motivational techniques, and most importantly developing an understanding of the health, safety, and wellness of collegiate student athletes.

Compensation: Division 1 experience with earned recommendation for future career opportunities. NO MONETARY COMPENSATION WILL BE PROVIDED.

Qualifications: Certification from one or more of the following (CSCCa, SCCC; NSCA, CSCS; USAW) are preferred. Mentorship hours available for those candidates who are selected for SCCC certification and individuals must complete the requirements set forth by the CSCCa. Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree or be in their last semester of coursework for an undergraduate degree in exercise science or related field of study to qualify.

Expectations: We are very selective in looking for special individuals to have around our players and staff. This position is designed to give you a TRUE experience in what it takes to be a collegiate strength coach at the division 1 level specific to football. It is also designed to equip candidates with the proper tools to be a successful graduate assistant and/or full-time coach.

Interested candidates please send a cover letter, resume and three professional references to brandon.garcia@unlv.edu in ONE pdf document. UNLV is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to achieving excellence through diversity.