The University of Connecticut Sports Performance Department is accepting applications for volunteer interns for Olympic Sports for Fall Semester 2019. This gratis position offers Division I experience and training in an educational environment and the opportunity of advancement in the field of strength and conditioning.
Responsibilities: Assist the Olympic Strength and Conditioning staff in the supervision and training of UConn's Division I intercollegiate Olympic programs; assist with daily administrative, cleaning and maintenance duties; assist in the set-up and break-down of equipment for every workout; and participate in weekly projects and assignments for the duration of the internship.
Minimum Qualifications: Must have a strong work-ethic, enthusiasm and a desire to develop the characteristics necessary to become a successful strength and conditioning coach.
Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in exercise science or related field and pursuing CSCS or relevant certification from one of the following: CSCCa - SCCC; NSCA -CSCS; USAW and CPR-First Aid certification.
Application and Internship Dates: Application Deadline: July 24, 2019 Approx. Internship Start Date: August 21, 2019 Approx. End Date: December 6, 2019
To Apply: Candidates must email a letter of application, resume and the names of three references to: email@example.com. Screening of applicants will begin immediately. Employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment criminal background check.
As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer, UConn encourage s applications from women, veterans, people with disabilities and members of traditionally underrepresented populations.
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