Careers

2021-2022 Olympic Sports Performance Internship

deadline 23 July 2021
employer Wake Forest University
type Internship
approved Yes

The Wake Forest University Sports Performance department is currently accepting applications for the 2021-2022 academic year. There are 2 internship positions available to work with the Olympic Sports programs. Individuals will have the opportunity to gain Division I experience and work with all Olympic Sports teams. There will also be opportunities to gain Sports Science experience through data collection using GPS, VBT, and HRV. The right candidate(s) will be able to work towards completion of CSCCa internship requirement and sit for the CSCCa certification exam.

Qualifications:
Completed or currently pursuing bachelors or masters degree in Exercise Science or related field. Candidate must possess or be working towards certification through CSCCa, NSCA, and/or USAW. Must possess a strong work ethic and desire to become a strength and conditioning professional.

Responsibilities:
Interns will have the opportunity to assist the Sports Performance staff with the implementation and supervision of all training programs for Olympic Sports teams. Interns will also have professional development opportunities through completion of internship curriculum assignments and discussions. This is a volunteer position (no monetary compensation), but individuals will have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience as well as earn future recommendation for employment.

Please send 1 PDF file with cover letter, resume, and references to kellyl@wfu.edu