Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Strength & Conditioning
4 Year Degree
The Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach for Olympic Sports will prepare student-athletes at the University of Maryland for the rigor and demands of intercollegiate competition through the utilization of total athletic enhancement training on an individualized as well as team specific basis. The primary function of this position is the management of athletic performance preparation including, but not limited to, the application of appropriate motivational techniques, instruction in safe and correct execution of all training parameters: proper movement preparation, power development, free weight exercises, plyometric training, energy system development and sport specific movement training. The Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach will provide facility supervision and report individual and team progress as assigned. The Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach will provide support to the Director and perform other duties as assigned. This is a single academic year contractual position.
To Apply: Submit applications electronically at https://ejobs.umd.edu. Search for position number 100150. For best consideration applications should include (1) cover letter, (2) resume, and (3) names and contact information of at least three references. Application deadline is September 14, 2017. More information on Maryland Athletics can be found at www.umterps.com.
The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.
Bachelor’s degree required and the ability to work in a team-based environment. CSCS or CSCCa-SCCC certification, First Aid, CPR and AED certifications are required.
The University of Maryland is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities and is located on a beautiful campus located eight miles north of the nation's capital in College Park, which was recently rated "Best place to Raise Kids in Maryland" by Bloomberg.com. The campus is also near Columbia, Maryland, which was listed as the #2 “Best Place to Live” by Money Magazine. The Ath...letic Program has won 20 national championships over the last 15 years and is a charter member of the Big Ten Conference. Currently, 78 of the University's academic programs are ranked in their respective Top 25 nationally.