199506 - Assistant Athletic Trainer/Strength and Conditioning Coach
September 14, 2018
Full-time - Experienced
Coaching, Coaching - Strength & Conditioning
Clark University Assistant Athletic Trainer/Strength and Conditioning Coach Job Code 199506 Athletics Full-time, 40 hours/week, 9 month position
Clark University seeks a professional to fill the role of Assistant Athletic Trainer/Strength and Conditioning Coach. Working closely with the Head Athletic Trainer, the Assistant Athletic Trainer/Strength and Conditioning Coach will provide coverage for practices and games, treatment of injuries to varsity student-athletes as well as work to develop and implement strength and conditioning, and injury rehabilitation programs. This position also includes responsibilities pertaining to certain fitness spaces on campus, with a focus on the fitness center and group fitness studio. This work includes organization, scheduling, and supervision of student workers. Duties and Responsibilities •Providing care for student-athletes participating in Clark’s 17-team intercollegiate program regarding injury prevention, clinical evaluation and diagnosis, immediate care, treatment, rehabilitation and reconditioning, of student-athlete injuries as well as organization and administration, and professional responsibility. •All aspects of running a successful strength and conditioning program for the university’s NCAA Division III athletics programs. •Designing and implementing programs for multiple teams with an emphasis on the teaching of safe and effective lifting techniques and instruction of varsity athletes to properly develop and enhance strength, flexibility, speed, agility, and explosive movements. •Developing in season and out of season programs to enhance physical fitness. •Tracking and evaluating athlete fitness in order to provide necessary feedback. •Working directly with coaches to ensure that specific strength and conditioning needs of each team are met. •Working collaboratively with the athletic training staff to design and implement injury prevention and rehabilitation programs. •Perform other functions as assigned.
Fitness Center Supervisor responsibilities •Organizing, scheduling, and supervising of student workers.
Qualifications: The successful candidate will have: •Bachelor’s degree required •One to three years of related experience •Certification by an accredited strength and conditioning organization (i.e. NSCA, CSCCa); must be NATABOC certified and licensed in MA •The ability to maintain productive relationships with coaches to achieve the maximum benefit for our student-athletes.
This is a full-time, 40 hours per week, 9-month position.
Review of applications will begin September 21, 2018. Salary will be commensurate with skills and experience. Please email résumé and cover letter to email@example.com. Applicants must reference Job code 199506 in the subject line to be considered for this position. Clark University embraces equal opportunity and affirmative action as core values: we believe that cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity is fundamental to the success of our students, our employees and our community. This commitment applies to every aspect of education, services, and employment policies and practices at Clark. Our commitment to diversity informs our efforts in recruitment, hiring and retention. All positions at Clark share in the responsibility for building a community that values diversity and the uniqueness of others by exhibiting integrity and respect in interacting with all members of the Clark community to create an atmosphere of fairness and belonging. We strongly encourage members from historically underrepresented communities, inclusive of all women, to apply.
Internal Number: 199506
About Clark University
Founded in 1887 and located in Worcester, Massachusetts, Clark University is a liberal arts-based urban research university with about 2,200 undergraduate and 800 graduate students, including 200 doctoral candidates in seven departments. Originally one of the first two Ph.D. universities in America, Clark has all of the features of a strong liberal arts college, along with graduate and research missions.