Careers

Volunteer Intern-Fall 2021

deadline 04 August 2021
employer Jackson State University
type Internship
approved Yes

This internship will begin August 4th, 2021 and will conclude at the end of November, 2021 with an option to stay another quarter.
This is an unpaid position. Compensation will include gear, learning from an approved mentor via the CSCCa, potential to sit for the CSCS certification, and recommendations for future career opportunities.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
-Assisting with the supervision and execution of the strength and conditioning program for the Jackson State University Football team as well as Olympic teams
-Set up and break down for daily training
-Routine maintenance and cleaning of the training facilities
-Experience working with StatSport GPS software
-Completion of a multi-faceted internship curriculum.

Required qualifications include:
-A strong work ethic
-Great energy
-Completion or current pursuit of an undergraduate or graduate degree in exercise science or a related field of study
-A desire to become a strength and conditioning professional in the collegiate or professional setting
All applicants should have, or be working towards an accredited certification (CSCS or SCCC).
Other preferred qualifications include previous coaching in a collegiate setting and personal involvement in a collegiate sport.

Applications will be taken until the positions are filled. All potential applicants are strongly advised to make sure this internship is economically feasible before applying. All interested candidates please email a cover letter, resume, and three references to Head Strength & Conditioning Coach Chris White at Christopher.j.white@jsums.edu