|deadline||07 August 2021|
|employer||University of Portland|
University of Portland Internship Opportunities
University of Portland, located in Portland, OR is seeking motivated candidates for our internship program. These positions are 16-weeks in length (Fall Semester-August 23rd-Dec. 10th / Spring Semester-Jan. 10th-April 29th). Qualified candidates will work directly with various Olympic sport teams, actively participate in weekly continuing education/development sessions, and partake in a final project. This is an UNPAID POSITION but provides a comprehensive learning opportunity. Details about the program are listed below:
The University of Portland Internship Program is designed to create an experience that will provide a foundation for future success in the Sports Performance field. Through an evidence-based curriculum, interns will be given the opportunity to develop the qualities necessary to become a well-rounded coach. This is accomplished through weekly readings and assignments, as well as practical application within team and staff training. Interns will learn how to design comprehensive sports performance programs, learn how to effectively coach and communicate with student-athletes, and complete a project that will be decided on by the Director of Sports Performance. This project will be based on each individual’s strengths and interests, as well as department needs. Final performance reviews will be conducted at the end of each internship cycle to provide feedback on professionalism, knowledge, coaching skill, productivity, and teamwork.
Application Due Dates
Fall Positions - Aug. 7th
Spring Positions - Dec. 1st
Interested applicants should send resume and 3 recommendations to Griffin Waller at firstname.lastname@example.org.