Under the general supervision of the Head Football Strength & Conditioning Coach, act as a Coach for the Division’s Strength & Conditioning Program in accordance with NCAA, Big Ten, and University regulations. Areas of responsibility include: leading strength and conditioning drills, teaching weight lifting and conditioning techniques and managing the safety and maintenance of the weight room area. Other duties include: development and implementation of warmup and cool down protocols, computerized data entry and tracking of student-athlete workouts, supervision of student employees, and other duties assigned by the Head Football Strength & Conditioning Coach.
Qualifications: Bachelor's degree required. Minimum of one (1) year of successful collegiate strength and conditioning experience (preferably within Division I) is preferred. Selected candidate is required to maintain current certification through a nationally accredited strength and conditioning certification program (National Strength Coaches Association and Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association are both accredited.) in accordance with NCAA requirements. Previous experience working with Football is also preferred. Other qualifications include: the ability to work cooperatively with diverse groups and administrators, faculty, staff and students; the ability to be able to develop and implement innovative approaches and solutions; work well independently and in teams; and be flexible in accepting new responsibilities.
Conditions of Appointment: This is a Limited appointment. Salary will be assigned within the appropriate range, commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience. An excellent benefits package is also included. Anticipated start date on or after May 1st, 2017. Special Note: UW-Madison conducts criminal background checks for final candidate(s). Successful applicants are responsible for ensuring their eligibility to work in the United States (i.e. a citizen or national of the United States, a lawful permanent resident, a foreign national authorized to work in the United States without need of employer sponsorship) on or before the effective date of appointment.
To ensure consideration, complete applications must be received by no later than 11:55 p.m. CDT, April 26, 2017. Please complete the online application here: http://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/cw/en-us/job/495012/assistant-football-strength-conditioning-coach and attach a letter of application addressing your qualifications and experiences specifically relating to the responsibilities of this position and a comprehensive resume. All application materials will be reviewed by our search committee after the posted deadline. Applicants selected to participate further in the selection process will be notified directly. All applicants will be notified once a final selection has been made and the search has been completed.
NOTE: Unless confidentiality is requested in your online application, information regarding the names of applicants must be released upon request. Finalists cannot be guaranteed confidentiality.
UW-Madison is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.
The Division of Intercollegiate Athletics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison dedicates itself to the mission of providing athletic opportunities to a wide range of students in an environment in which all student-athletes can achieve their academic and competitive goals. The Division strives to provide equitable opportunities for all student-athletes and fosters the principles of sportsmanship,... respect and fair play on the field of play. The Division sponsors teams in 23 sports (12 women, 11 men) competing under the regulatory guidelines established by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), the Big Ten Conference, the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) and the Intercollegiate Rowing Association (IRA).
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