Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Strength & Conditioning
University of Connecticut Division of Athletics
The University of Connecticut is currently accepting applications for the Sports Performance Assistant (Olympic Sports) - internship position.
The internship will provide an intensive practical and educational opportunity to help prepare young professionals for a career in sports performance training. Candidates will have a dedicated team(s) assignment which will provide mentored experience in scientific and research-based training of Division I varsity student-athletes.
Responsibilities: Work as a Sports Performance Assistant (Olympic Sports) under the supervision of staff strength coaches in providing training programs and coverage to Division I student-athletes in the Division of Athletics.
Date of Service: The tentative starting date is July 29, 2019. This is a 12-month position. Following administrative review, the position may be renewed for a second term.
Benefits: The annual stipend is $26,640. Your temporary appointment may afford you the opportunity to purchase optional State employee health insurance at group rates. You will find specific information, rates and forms on the Human Resources website http://hr.uconn.edu/adjunct-facultytemporary-employee-benefits/. As you consider this option, you should be aware that you have 31 days from the commencement of your employment to enroll in medical and/or dental insurance. For further information, contact Human Resources at email@example.com or (860) 486-3034.
Contact Person: Moe Butler, RSCC, USAW, FMS, Head Strength & Conditioning Coach/Director of Olympic Sports Performance.
Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree (in related field), NSCA-CSCS or CSCCa-SCCC certification, CPR & First Aid.
Preferred Qualifications: Previous coaching experience at the collegiate level.
Application Procedure: Applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and 3 references to Search Committee: firstname.lastname@example.org by July 15, 2019 (subject line should read Sports Performance Assistant (Olympic)). Screening of applicants will begin immediately. Employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment criminal background check.
Applications will not be accepted electronically through the NSCA or NCAA websites.
Questions about the position should be directed to Moe Butler, RSCC, USAW, FMS, Head Strength & Conditioning Coach/Director of Olympic Sports Performance. Maureen.email@example.com. 860.486.5348.
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