Among the 40 Colleges That Change Lives, and ranked first in the nation for study abroad programs, Goucher is a selective liberal arts college located 20 minutes north of Baltimore, MD. The College enrolls approximately 1,500 undergraduates, 84% of whom live on campus, and 1,200 graduate students. At Goucher, we are redefining the meaning of a liberal arts education, to help our students prepare for the jobs of the future.
Goucher College seeks qualified applicants for the full-time, position of strength and conditioning coordinator. Goucher College fields 21 intercollegiate teams competing in the NCAA Division III as a part of the Landmark Conference. This is a two-year term position and fully-funded by the NCAA Division III Ethnic Minorities and Women’s Internship Grant.
The strength and conditioning coordinator will be responsible for designing and implementing sports-specific strength and conditioning programs for all intercollegiate athletic teams with a focus in enhancing performance and injury prevention. The coordinator will assist in the supervision of the weight room and cardio fitness center, including staffing, training, and supervising student-workers. The incumbent will also develop and implement programming focused on student-athlete psycho-social and emotional wellness, Title IX, and diversity and inclusion and support campus initiatives surrounding diversity, inclusion, and wellness.
The successful candidate will possess a bachelor’s degree (master’s degree preferred), as well as certification by either of the two NCAA recognized strength and conditioning certification organizations: NSCA-CSCS and/or CSCCa-SCCC. An understanding of and commitment to the values and philosophy of Division III are also required. The candidate must possess the ability to effectively communicate and work well with student-athletes, coaches, staff and the community. Evening and weekend availability is required. Preference will be given to candidates with previous collegiate strength and conditioning experience. The successful candidate will be subject to a background check as a condition of employment. Goucher College is committed to increasing the diversity of our community and seeks applicants dedicated to applying principles of equity and inclusion in all areas of the campus community.
This is a two-year intern position funded by NCAA Division III Ethnic Minorities and Women’s Internship Grant.
Goucher College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
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About Goucher College
Goucher College is an independent, selective, coeducational institution dedicated to the interdisciplinary traditions of the liberal arts and a broad international perspective on education. The first college in the nation to require study abroad for every undergraduate, Goucher believes in complementing its strong majors in rigorous curriculum with abundant opportunities for hands-on experience in the world. Through internships, community service, and study abroad--and a first-rate arts and sciences academic program--Goucher teaches its students to engage the world as true global citizens.