Job Title: Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach
Missouri State University
Springfield, MO United States
Collegiate Faculty, Staff, Administration
Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach
The Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach is responsible for the development and management of individual and group strength training programs for men and women student-athletes participating in the intercollegiate athletics program under the supervision of the Head Strength/Conditioning Coach.
Qualifications & Requirements Education: A Bachelorís degree is required, preferably with an emphasis in Exercise Science, Exercise Physiology, or Physical Education.
Experience: At least two years of experience is required in positions involving the development and management of sport-specific individual and group strength training programs for men and women. Experience with development and management of strength training programs at the college/university level is preferred. Any experience in management of a health/fitness or weight training facility is preferred. Student-athlete experience, in any sport at the collegiate level, is preferred.
Skills: Excellent communication skills, supervisory and management skills are required. The ability to develop knowledge of, respect for, and skills to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds is required.
License: Certification as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) must be attained within one calendar year of the date of hire. Current CPR/First Aid certifications required and must be maintained throughout the course of employment in this position.
Effort: Scope of the positions requires the ability to perform and/or demonstrate various physical strength exercises, and to assist others performing those exercises.
Other: The scope of the position requires frequent evening and early morning work.
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