Assistant Director of Athletics for Athletic Performance/Strength and Conditioning Coach
Saint Peter's University
Location: Jersey City, New Jersey
Sports Medicine - Strength & Conditioning
The Assistant Director of Athletics for Athletic Performance/Strength and Conditioning Coach is responsible for implementing, conducting and monitoring strength and conditioning of all student-athletes. They are to assist with rehabilitation or injured student-athletes. Also assists in the management of the strength and conditioning facility.
-Designs, implements, conducts and monitors strength and conditioning programs for all Saint Peter’s University student-athletes who participate in the University’s 16 sports programs which develops the physical strength, endurance, flexibility and agility of the athletes. -Coordinates student-athlete rehabilitation with sports medicine; assists with rehabilitation of injured athletes. -Assists with coordinating, maintenance and staffing of weight room/strength facilities; assists in identifying and purchasing needed strength and conditioning equipment; assists in scheduling weight room training for the various athletic programs. -Implements a comprehensive nutritionals program to uniquely address the personal goals for student-athletes. -The Assistant Director of Athletics for Athletic Performance/Strength and Conditioning Coach is responsible for supporting -The philosophy, goals and mission of both the University and the Department of Athletics as well as adherence to Departmental, University, MAAC, ECAC and NCAA policies and procedures. -Commitment and sensitivity to the needs and dynamics of a culturally diverse student body that includes a large percentage of first generation and low income students. -Creative, innovative and self-motivated individual with the ability to work creatively in an atmosphere of limited resources. -Commitment and sensitivity to the Jesuit and Catholic ideals that form the mission of Saint Peter’s University; and willingness to integrate these ideals into all aspects of the Athletics Department. -Reports directly to the Athletic Director
Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree preferred. Experience working with both male and female athletes at a Division 1 level. Preferred experience working with both men’s and women’s basketball programs. Current First Aid certification. Current AED and CPR Certification.
Must have SCCC (Strength and Conditioning Coach Certified) and CSCS (National Strength and Conditioning Association) Certification.