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Part Time Athletic Performance Coach

deadline 15 April 2021
employer The University of Arkansas at Little Rock
type Full-time
website https://lrtrojans.com/

University of Arkansas at Little Rock (NCAA D1 - Sunbelt)

Little Rock is currently in the process of accepting applications for (1) Part-Time Strength and Conditioning Coach starting July of 2021. This is a paid ($18,000), non-benefited, position 1 year position with the opportunity for annual renewal. Responsibilities will include, but are not be limited to, developing and implementing a periodized strength & program for 1-3 intercollegiate athletic teams and assist with others as necessary. Additional duties include assisting with and conducting periodic athleticism and strength testing, and assisting in the maintenance and upkeep of the facility as well as other duties as assigned. The candidate must have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in a related field, knowledge and experience with coaching the Olympic and Power lifts, and a desire to objectively evaluate athletes as well as their own programming. Additionally, an ideal candidate should have a great work ethic, good communication skills, a desire and capacity to work in a team setting, and strong computer skills (especially in excel). Minimum requirements include a current CSCCa SCCC or NSCA CSCS, and a current CPR and AED certification (through a nationally accredited organization such as the Red Cross); we will not consider applications of candidates who have not already achieved their CSCS or SCCC. Preferred experience includes experience at the NCAA Division 1 level coaching strength and conditioning for intercollegiate athletes, experience coaching a sport at any level, playing intercollegiate athletics, and a USAW certification. If interested please send resume, cover letter, and three references IN 1 PDF to Coach John Barron Director of Athletic Performance via email at JWBarron@UALR.edu and CC in JDLepo@UALR.edu.

Should you wish to pursue your Master’s Degree the following option is also available:

Little Rock is currently in the process of accepting applications for (1) Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach starting August of 2021. This is a 10-month position with reimbursement including a full tuition waiver, books, and a $10,000 stipend to be paid out bi-weekly. Responsibilities will include, but are not be limited to, developing and implementing a periodized strength & program for 1-3 intercollegiate athletic teams and assist with others as necessary. Additional duties include assisting with and conducting periodic athleticism and strength testing, and assisting in the maintenance and upkeep of the facility as well as other duties as assigned. The candidate must have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in a related field, knowledge and experience with coaching the Olympic and Power lifts, and a desire to pursue a career in the field of Athletic Development. Additionally, an ideal candidate should have a great work ethic, good communication skills, a desire and capacity to work in a team setting, and strong computer skills (especially in excel). Minimum requirements include a current NSCA CSCS or CSCCa SCCC, and a current CPR and AED certification (through a nationally accredited organization such as the Red Cross); we will not consider applications of candidates who have not already achieved their CSCS or SCCC. Preferred experience includes experience at the NCAA Division 1 level coaching strength and conditioning for intercollegiate athletes, experience coaching a sport at any level, playing intercollegiate athletics, and a USAW certification. As with the above post; if interested please send resume, cover letter, and three references IN 1 PDF to Coach John Barron Director of Athletic Performance via email at JWBarron@UALR.edu and CC in JDLepo@UALR.edu.


Little Rock will be hiring 1 Coach for EITHER of the above two positions, please indicate on your application which position you’d like to pursue.