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Head Strength and Conditioning Coach

deadline 01 September 2021
employer Southwestern University
type Full-time

Southwestern University seeks candidates for the position of Strength and Conditioning Coach responsible for the development and implementation of strength and conditioning programs for twenty varsity sports in cooperation with the respective head coaches. This position is responsible for supervising training sessions, providing student-athletes with proper guidance and training techniques, assist with injury rehabilitation in conjunction with the athletic training staff, and designing effective, sport-specific programming. This is a 12-month, full-time, exempt position with benefits.

A bachelor’s degree is required with a master’s degree preferred. Candidates must have a minimum of five years of experience as a CSCS certified Strength & Conditioning Coach; hold a current Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist Certification (CSCS) from the National Strength & Conditioning Association (NSCA) or the Strength and Conditioning Coach Certified (SCCC) certification from the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association (CSCCa); possess current instructor credentials in CPR, First Aid, and AED. The successful candidate is expected to comply with departmental guidelines set forth by Southwestern University, the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference, American Southwest Conference and the NCAA Division III.

Southwestern University offers competitive salary and benefits including health, dental, life, long term disability, retirement, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave, tuition assistance, access to athletic facilities, free parking and discounted meal rates. Southwestern University is a selective, undergraduate institution committed to a broad-based liberal arts, sciences, and fine arts education. Located in Georgetown, Texas, 28 miles north of Austin, Southwestern is affiliated with The United Methodist Church. Southwestern University is deeply committed to fostering a diverse educational environment and especially encourages applications from members of groups traditionally under-represented in academia. Southwestern is a member of NCAA Division III, the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC), and the American Southwest Conference (ASC). More information on the University is available at www.southwestern.edu or www.southwesternpirates.com . More information on the SCAC and ASC is available at www.scacsports.com and www.ascsports.org .

To apply: The University will only accept application materials through Interfolio at apply.interfolio.com/91339. Interested persons may submit letter of interest, resume, the names and contact information of three professional references, and salary expectation. Email and paper applications will not be accepted. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Only “Complete” submissions will be considered. All offers of employment are contingent on successful completion of the University’s Background Check Policy process. EOE/M/F