The University of Georgia Athletic Association seeks applicants for a full-time, benefits eligible Assistant Strength & Conditioning Specialist to work with soccer, softball, men's golf and women's golf. This position will design, implement and monitor sport specific weight training and conditioning programs and provide instruction in proper lifting techniques, conditioning modalities, pre-habilitation techniques, and recovery methods. Monitor progress of athletes through computer charting and analysis of daily, monthly, and annual training for soccer, softball, men's golf and women's golf. Counsel student-athletes in the area of performance enhancement.
Interested applicants should email a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org for consideration.
Bachelor’s degree from accredited college or university, preferably a Master’s Degree in exercise physiology, physical education, or related field preferred. Experience in strength and conditioning at th Division I level. Either CSCS or CSCCa certification along with CPR certifications; USAW Level I certification is preferred. Prior experience with functional movement assessments through Fusionetics and/or Functional Movement Systems (FMS) is preferred. Sparta Science and GymAware implementation and interpretation preferred.
About UGA Athletic Association
The mission of the UGA Athletics Association is to offer nationally competitive intercollegiate athletic programs which reflect the interests of our students and faculty, the Southeastern Conference, and the people of Georgia and of the nation who support our activities. These programs provide a worthwhile experience for our student-athletes by teaching them the basic principles of amateur competition, competitive integrity, fair play, and good sportsmanship.The UGA Athletic Association is committed to the principle of providing equitable opportunities for all students and staff, including women and minorities. These programs and this principle are a source of enthusiasm and loyalty; they enliven and enrich the life of our academic community; they keep our graduates in touch with the University long after they leave campus; they serve as a common rallying point for people of all ages and backgrounds; and they reinforce the University's commitment to diversity.We seek to enhance the academic endeavors of the University, by helping through our success to attract both promising students and the assistance of private philanthropy, and by providing direct financial support.Above all, we... recognize that the University's obligation to the state of Georgia, and to the parents everywhere who send us their sons and daughters, is to provide our students with a level of quality education which leads to recognized academic achievement, contributing to their social development and preparing them for meaningful lives and careers. We are committed to the proposition that academic achievement is not and should not be a gift. Rather, it is a challenge that must be met by the individual students, as well as the University.