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Assistant Coach - Strength and Conditioning

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Position Number: 100150
Title: Assistant Coach
Functional Title: Assistant Coach - Strength and Conditioning
Category Status: 15-Fac.Non-Tenured,Continuing Con
Applicant Search Category: Faculty
University Authorized FTE: 1.000
Unit: PRES-ICA-Support Services
Campus/College Information:

Founded in 1856, University of Maryland, College Park is the flagship institution in the University System of Maryland. Our 1,250-acre College Park campus is just minutes away from Washington, D.C., and the nexus of the nation’s legislative, executive, and judicial centers of power. This unique proximity to business and technology leaders, federal departments and agencies, and a myriad of research entities, embassies, think tanks, cultural centers, and non-profit organizations is simply unparalleled. Synergistic opportunities for our faculty and students abound and are virtually limitless in the nation’s capital and surrounding areas. The University is committed to attracting and retaining outstanding and diverse faculty and staff that will enhance our stature of preeminence in our three missions of teaching, scholarship, and full engagement in our community, the state of Maryland, and in the world.

Position Summary/Purpose of Position:

The Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach for Olympic Sports will prepare student-athletes at the University of Maryland for the rigor and demands of intercollegiate competition through the utilization of total athletic enhancement training on an individualized as well as team specific basis. The primary function of this position is the management of athletic performance preparation including, but not limited to, the application of appropriate motivational techniques, instruction in safe and correct execution of all training parameters: proper movement preparation, power development, free weight exercises, plyometric training, energy system development and sport specific movement training. The Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach will provide facility supervision and report individual and team progress as assigned. The Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach will provide support to the Director and perform other duties as assigned. This is a single academic year contractual position.

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree required and the ability to work in a team-based environment. CSCS or CSCCa-SCCC certification, First Aid, CPR and AED certifications are required.

Preferences:

Master’s degree preferred along with demonstrated experience with player monitoring, reporting and data analytics.

Additional Certifications:
Additional Information:
Posting Date: 09/08/2017
Closing Date:
Open Until Filled Yes
Best Consideration Date 09/14/2017
Physical Demands

N/A

Diversity Statement:

The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of References (no emails sent from system)
Optional Documents

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