University of the Incarnate Word is a Catholic institution that welcomes to its community persons of diverse backgrounds, in the belief that their respectful interaction advances the discovery of truth, mutual understanding, self-realization, and the common good.
The University of the Incarnate Word Strength & Conditioning department is seeking a part-time Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach to fulfill a 12-month commitment. The anticipated start date for this position is April 1, 2019.
This position is considered a “Responsible Employee” under University of the Incarnate Word’s Sexual Misconduct Policy with reporting responsibilities as set out in the policy.
Essential duties include: Provide coaching and administrative assistance to the Director of Strength & Conditioning Coach in all phases of the football strength and conditioning program. Provide assistance in the daily operation of the weight room and implementation of individualized strength, speed, conditioning, and flexibility programs for student-athletics in all assigned intercollegiate sports programs. Promote the philosophy and objectives of the intercollegiate athletics program, including adherence to all department policies and procedures, as well as the rules and regulations of the university, Southland Conference and the NCAA. This position may perform other duties as assigned.
Knowledge Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite. Strong communications skills. Ability to meet deadlines and the ability to work nights/weekends. Ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse communities and cultures. Possess a strong work ethic, enthusiasm and the long-term goal of working in the collegiate strength & conditioning profession. Ability to work nights, weekends, and holidays. Employee shall adhere to all applicable rules and regulations of the university, Southland Conference, and the NCAA.
Required Work Experience
Minimum one year experience in strength & conditioning training.
Master’s Degree, currently certified through the National Strength & Conditioning Association (CSCS) or through the Collegiate Strength & Conditioning Association (SCCC), currently certified in CPR and First Aid by a nationally recognized organization.
Required Certifications, Licenses or Registrations
Must have a valid Texas driver’s license and be insurable with UIW’s insurance carrier.
Ability to lift equipment, tools, and/or materials weighing up to 90 pounds waist high.
UIW is committed to a policy of equal opportunity in employment, without regard to race, color, national origin, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sex, gender, age, or religion (except in limited circumstances when religious preference is both permitted by law and deemed appropriate as a matter of University policy).
Internal Number: AS738PO
About University of the Incarnate Word
Founded in 1881 by the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word, UIW is the largest Catholic university in the state and the fourth largest private university in Texas. The University of the Incarnate Word's (UIW) main campus is located in the prestigious Alamo Heights area with locations throughout San Antonio, a presence in Corpus Christi and campuses in both China and Mexico. With over 130 years of tradition, Incarnate Word is known not only for its academic excellence but for its diversity and personal attention to the over 10,900 students who call UIW home.
UIW is ranked No. 1 nationally among faith-based universities in the conferring of bachelor’s degrees to Hispanics by the Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education Magazine, and No. 6 nationally among all private, not-for-profit universities.
UIW has consistently been chosen as one of the “Great Colleges to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education and has made the national Top 10 Honor Roll in the medium-sized classification for universities over the last several years.
At UIW, students can choose from a variety of interesting and challenging majors including biology, business administration, nursing, rehabilit...ative science, vision science, education and computer graphic arts. Also known for its esteemed music program, UIW boasts six musical ensembles and the very popular Cardinal Marching Band. In all, UIW offers more than 90 undergraduate, graduate, Ph.D. and professional programs including pharmacy, optometry, and physical therapy. With small classes, students receive one-on-one attention and build relationships that extend beyond the classroom.
UIW Students can study abroad in nearly 140 "sister schools" in a variety of 44 countries while earning academic credit hours towards their degree. Various countries include China, Taiwan, Japan, Mexico, Chile, Peru, Australia, Italy, New Zealand, Brazil, England, Germany, France, and Thailand.