Cameron University's Strength & Conditioning program is looking for a graduate assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach. This is a two year position (the second year will be renewed at the conclusion of the first, based upon performance evaluation by the Head Strength & Conditioning Coach). The graduate assistant will have the opportunity to work with a variety of NCAA athletes and gain experience in NCAA rules and regulations. This position involves assistant coaching responsibilities, which may include program design and implementation for assigned teams, testing and evaluation, communication with sport coaches and Athletic Training staff. Candidates must possess the ability to coach and demonstrate Olympic movements, power lifts, and auxiliary movements. They must also be proficient in computer software, including but not limited to: Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook and PowerPoint. Candidates should display a positive mental attitude, a strong desire to learn, provide positive energy, communicate effectively, and build rapport with student athletes, coaches, and staff.
Bachelor's Degree in Exercise Science or related field.
Have a current CPR/First Aid certification.
CSCS certification (or equivalent) upon start of Graduate Assistant ship.
Be accepted into one of Cameron University's graduate programs.
Individuals should have previous experience, possess good communication skills, and a strong work ethic.
$1,000/semester + tuitipn (up to nine semester hours for four semesters and fees (mandatory fees only; special and online fees not included) + housing (single-room) waiver.
All applicants must apply online at https://cameronhr.silkroad.com/ Attachments should include a cover letter indicating experience applicable to position, resume, names, addresses and telephone numbers of three professional references.
Review of applications will begin immediately, but applications will be accepted until position is filled. Start date: January 1, 2020.
Internal Number: H1700A-SC
About Cameron University
Cameron University (www.cameron.edu) is a state-supported regional institution located in Lawton, Oklahoma, that offers undergraduate and graduate degrees. Dedicated to excellence, the university provides a wide range of economic, cultural, and educational opportunities for the betterment of all citizens. Master's-level graduate degrees are offered in business, behavioral sciences, and education; baccalaureate programs are offered in more than forty disciplines, and associate degrees are offered in many other studies. The close proximity of Fort Sill contributes to an area rich in cultural diversity and provides the opportunity for frequent cooperative efforts. The combined community of Lawton/Fort Sill has a population of more than 100,000 and is located adjacent to the picturesque Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge. A copy of the University’s Annual Security Report, listing crime statistics and university policies, is available by contacting the Office of Public Safety or by accessing the report online at www.cameron.edu/ops.