Position Summary: Saint Anselm College, a private, liberal arts college in the Benedictine tradition, is seeking a full-time, 11-month (August 1 – June 30) Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach / Fitness Center Coordinator. Reporting to the Head Coach, Strength and Conditioning, this individual will develop sport specific strength and conditioning programs for selected sports teams. Additionally, this individual will manage and oversee the Spagnuolo Fitness Center which serves the campus community at large.
Primary Responsibilities and Position Accountabilities (Strength & Conditioning)
-Collaborate with athletic training staff, medical staff, student-athletes, coaches, and administration regarding workout, flexibility, and rehabilitation programs for all athletes. -Liaison to head coaches on matters related to strength and conditioning. -In conjunction with head strength and conditioning coach, create and maintain files and up to date records for all current athletes. -Assist in developing yearly schedule of strength and conditioning center. -Work with head strength and conditioning coach in monitoring safety of personnel, maintenance of equipment, and adequacy of supplies. -Consult with compliance and administration to ensure that all workouts are permissible within the NCAA parameters for pre-season, during season, and off-season time periods. -Foster an environment which encourages the highest level of professionalism and respect. -Offer guidance in areas such as sport performance and nutrition to student-athletes.
Primary Responsibilities and Position Accountabilities (Fitness Center)
-Manage and maintain hours in the Spagnuolo Fitness Center -Coordinate with Head Strength and Conditioning Coach budget development for accounts related to the operation of the Fitness Center. -Develop and maintain short and long-term plans for capital purchases, equipment replacement plan, and daily procedures for Fitness Center. -Oversee procedures related to hiring, training, supervising, and retaining student employees while ensuring proper payment is being provided (work study and student payroll). -Coordinate with both student and custodial staff members to ensure proper cleanliness. -Ensure preventative maintenance is being conducted from equipment providers and maintain funds available for the upkeep (preventative and emergent) of all equipment. -Scope of the position may require weekend, evening and/or early morning work. -Perform other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree required in a related field (Exercise Science, Kinesiology, etc.). Master’s preferred. Experience working in a college athletics department or academic setting preferred. Excellence with interpersonal communications (written and oral) skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced team environment is necessary. Ideal candidate will have excellent leadership and mentoring skills. Must be comfortable working in a flexible, team environment with a positive attitude and sense of humor. Unwavering commitment to academic integrity, inclusion, diversity, gender equity, student-athlete welfare and knowledge of NCAA and Title IX compliance.
Certifications or other qualifications required for this position include:
-Applicable certifications required (CSCS or CSCCA).
-Valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record
-NCAA compliance background check
-Successful completion of first aid, CPR and AED certifications
About Saint Anselm College
Saint Anselm is located on a hilltop overlooking Manchester, N.H., within an hour of the seacoast, Boston, the White Mountains, and New Hampshire's Lakes Region.Founded in 1889 by the world's oldest religious order, the Benedictines—a Catholic order that has endured and thrived for more than 1,500 years.Whether you want to be a doctor, teacher, nurse, or lawyer; start your own business or make films—or you simply know you want to make a difference and you want to figure out the best way to do it, Saint Anselm will give you the options, experience, and mentors to connect, solve, to serve, lead and especially to do the right thing.Named one of the country's "Colleges with a Conscience" by The Princeton Review, Saint Anselm shapes the kind of leader the world is hungry for; not only smart, but good. We invite you to be one of them.