NOTICE OF POSITION VACANCY University of Illinois Division of Intercollegiate Athletics POSITION: Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach - Basketball. 12 Month, 100% Academic Professional Appointment PRIMARY POSITION FUNCTION/SUMMARY: Assist the Head Strength Coach, Basketball in developing and implementing individualized conditioning programs for student-athletes in the men’s and women’s basketball programs. Duties: Assist Head Strength Coach, Basketball in the following: 1. Developing and implementing individualized strength and conditioning programs for student-athletes in the men’s and women’s basketball programs; 2. Physical Screening/Assessment process of individual student athletics in the basketball programs, as well as implementation of customized, corrective exercises; 3. Assessing individual student athletes and address any identified mobility limitations; 4. Supervising and controlling the day-to-day operation of the weight room used by the sport programs assigned; 5. Ensuring proper maintenance of equipment, including weight machines and other strength and conditioning equipment, including regular inspection, recommendation on repair/replacement as necessary; 6. Cooperate and collaborate with sports medicine, nutrition, academic services, team coaches, student-athletes and other departmental personnel. 7. Includes working evenings and weekends and some travel. 8. Maintain knowledge of, and compliance with, specific NCAA, Big Ten Conference, and institution rules that relate to this position is required.
SALARY: Commensurate with experience and qualifications STARTING DATE: As soon as possible after closing date. APPLICATION: To receive full consideration, application materials must be received on or before September 11, 2017. Please complete your candidate profile at http://jobs.illinois.edu and upload a letter of application, resume, and names of three references and proof of academic credentials. Applications not submitted through this website will not be considered. For further information regarding application procedures, contact Adam Fletcher, firstname.lastname@example.org Interviews may take place prior to closing date. All applications will be given full consideration The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit http://go.illinois.edu/EEO. To learn more about the University’s commitment to diversity, please visit http://www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu
QUALIFICATIONS Education: Required Bachelor’s degree in sports management, kinesiology, recreation or related field
Preferred Master’s degree in same fields of study.
Experience: Required Minimum five years of strength and conditioning experience at the collegiate and/or professional level, required.
Preferred Three years training experience in basketball programs preferred. Demonstrated personal relations skills in dealing with student-athletes, peers, staff and administrative personnel.
Training: Required: NSCA or CSCCa certification as well as certification in FMS, CPR/AED & First Aid.
Additional Salary Information: SALARY: Commensurate with experience and qualifications