Northwestern University Olympic Sports Performance Department is seeking VOLUNTEER interns for Fall 2021, August 2 — December 3
The internship will involve: -Assisting with the supervision and execution of the training programs for Olympic sports teams
-Learning coaching, programming, communication and leadership skills
-Gaining experience in areas of coaching; plyometric, speed, and agility techniques; conditioning; and facility/athlete management
-Daily responsibilities within the NU Sports Performance Department
QUALIFICATIONS: -Currently pursuing/completed bachelors/masters in exercise science or related field
-Currently certified or pursuing CSCCA or NSCA certification(s)
-A strong desire to work in the field of sport performance
-Preferred certification in CPR/First Aid
-Previous weight room or athletic experience is preferred
COMPENSATION: This is an un-paid volunteer position. Interns will have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities. If accepted, applicants will be required to complete and clear a background check.
To apply: send cover letter, resume, and references in one PDF document to Matt Lemanowicz, Assistant Director of Sports Performance at email@example.com. Deadline to apply is June 20th.