General Position Description The primary focus of this position is to coach Division I student-athletes in a collegiate setting. Primary job responsibilities will be to assist the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach with the design, implementation, evaluation, and scheduling of sport specific strength and conditioning programs for all intercollegiate teams. This is a part time, 10 month position. Academically qualified candidates will be eligible for graduate school tuition remission benefits at the university.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES Assist the Head Coach with the major responsibilities, including:
Management and oversight of the Varsity Weight Room. Design, implement and conduct sport-specific strength and conditioning programs that facilitate maximum benefits for all student-athletes to both optimize performance and decrease injury potential. Schedule, supervise and instruct student-athletes and coaches in all facets of weight training, conditioning and nutrition. Work effectively with a diverse population and provide a supportive, motivating and safe working environment for student-athletes. Assist with the implementation of rehab programs prescribed by the doctors and sports medicine staff. Develop and maintain student-athlete records and monitor progress of training programs. Oversee general activities in varsity weight room and assist teams, coaches, staff and student-athletes as needed. Compliance with NCAA, NEC and MSMU regulations. Supervision of work-study students. Some weekend and holiday work will be required based on specific sports seasons and team travel. Other duties as assigned by the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach. Job Requirements: Education/Experience/Skills: Possess a bachelor's degree (master's degree in physical education, physiology, sport science, or related field preferred). Have nationally accredited certification (NSCA or CSCCa); CPR, AED and first aid certification. Have two to three years of related work experience. Demonstrate experience in a successful strength and conditioning program at the collegiate level. Have thorough knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations. Be proficient in the instruction, assessment, evaluation, and supervision of a broad range of training systems and sport applications. Have a positive mental attitude and the ability to communicate effectively and work well with students, parents, faculty, staff and the community. Possess a commitment to high academic standards for student-athletes and their ability to succeed both academically and athletically (essential). Salary/Benefits This is a part-time position (10 month position) Competitive salary commensurate to experience. Academically qualified candidates will be eligible for graduate school tuition remission benefits at the university. Ways to Apply Applicants are requested to submit a resume and cover letter with three letters of recommendation to:
Mount St. Mary’s University Department of Human Resources Assistant Strength & Conditioning-PT Search 16300 Old Emmitsburg Rd. Emmitsburg, MD 21727
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Mount St. Mary's University is a dynamic, Catholic, liberal arts university in Emmitsburg, Maryland with over 2,000 undergraduate and graduate students. As a Catholic university, Mount St. Mary’s graduates ethical leaders who are inspired by a passion for learning and lead lives of significance in service to God and others. EOE.
About Mount St. Mary's University
Mount St. Mary's University is a dynamic, catholic, Liberal Arts University with over 2,000 undergraduate and graduate students. As a Catholic university, Mount St. Mary’s graduates ethical leaders who are inspired by a passion for learning and lead lives of significance in service to God and others. The University has a strong institutional commitment to excellence through diversity in its educational programs and employment practices; we actively seek and welcome applications from candidates with exceptional qualifications, particularly those with demonstrable commitments to a more inclusive society and world.