Strength & Conditioning Coach (Independent Contractor - Fall 2021)
John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Location: New York, New York
Required Education: 4 Year Degree
STRENGTH & CONDITIONING COACH PART-TIME INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR SEPTEMBER – DECEMBER 2021
ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES/PRINCIPAL ACTIVITIES:
-Develops, instructs, coaches, and monitors performance training of varsity athletic teams in collaboration with each head coach
-Design’s training programs to maximize physical performance by using various training methods and modes.
-Instructs proper resistance training exercises in order to be specific to that individual’s needs.
-Teaches technique and speed development.
-Prepares dynamic warm-ups, flexibility routines, and testing.
-Evaluates physical performance.
-Data entry of strength, speed, and conditioning test results, athlete nutritional analyses, and other data as necessary.
-Collaborates with athletic trainers with rehabilitation of student-athletes.
-Foresees potential risks of injury and take preventative measures.
-Administers basic life support and other appropriate first-aid procedures to individuals in need of immediate care in an effort to sustain life and/or reduce the extent of injury and pain, as specified by the American Red Cross.
-Demonstrates equipment maintenance skills in order to provide a safe training environment for individuals.
-Other duties as assigned or needed.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND EDUCATION REQUIRED:
Bachelor’s Degree required; Preferred focus in Exercise Science, Kinesiology or related field;
CSCS Certification required;
2-5 years working with collegiate student-athletes required;
CPR, AED, and First Aid Certification required;
Proven success in all areas of strength and conditioning programming;
High energy and growth mindset are critical attributes for success with the John Jay Bloodhounds
The John Jay College of Criminal Justice Athletics Department provides a comprehensive, competitive and fulfilling program in which all can feel pride, commitment and affiliation. The Department represents an exemplary model of intercollegiate athletics where athletic excellence is sought within the context of full support for the institution’s academic mission. Our goal is to attract, retain and graduate the finest student-athletes who in turn become loyal, supportive and proud alumni. The John Jay Athletics Department serves 14 intercollegiate sports and approximately 200 student-athletes. The Department also consists of Recreation and Intramurals, to create an educational environment producing social and fitness rewards.