Assistant Sport Performance Coach Jobs in Melbourne, FL at Florida Tech
Title: Assistant Sport Performance Coach
Company: Florida Tech
Location: Melbourne, FL
The Assistant Sport Performance Coach reports directly to the Director of Sport Performance. The Assistant Sport Performance Coach is responsible for providing education, consultation or guidance, expertise, and training in all modalities of physical performance for all assigned scholar-athletes, intercollegiate teams, and other university stakeholders. These modalities include but are not limited to strength and power training, speed development and physical conditioning. The Assistant Sport Performance Coach also collaborates within the Sport Medicine department on recovery components including nutrition, sleep, and injury reduction protocols. Finally, the Assistant Sport Performance Coach collects and analyzes key performance data and utilizes best practices in the field to assess and advance the program and assists in various other duties as assigned by the Director of Sport Performance.
Bachelor’s degree in exercise science or a related field of study
Must possess an accredited certification through NSCA (CSCS) or the CSCCA
CPR AED and First Aid
Master’s degree is recommended
Strong organizational, communicative and leadership skills
Working knowledge of modern periodization, conditioning, speed, agility training, and warm ups.
Working knowledge of Olympic lifts and variations.
This position requires a minimum of at least 1-5 years of relevant coaching experience. You must have a firm knowledge on the NCAA rules, and a strong understanding of the Universities policies and procedures. Must have an accredited certification through the NSCA or the CSCCA.
Official transcripts of all collegiate work must be sent directly from the attended institution to the Human Resources Office prior to the first day of employment. All international degrees must have a course-by-course official evaluation and translation sent to the Human Resources Office directly from an evaluation company affiliated with the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services, Inc. (NACES).
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321-674-8885, or to the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights.
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