The University of Connecticut Sports Performance Department is accepting applications for volunteer interns with Olympic Sports for Summer 2020. 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.
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.
Must have a strong work-ethic, enthusiasm and a desire to develop the characteristics necessary to become a successful strength and conditioning coach.
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: April 10, 2020
Internship Start Date: June 1, 2020
Approx. End Date: August 14, 2020
Candidates must email a letter of application, resume and the names of three professional references to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Screening of applicants will begin immediately. Employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-appointment 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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