CHARLOTTE COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL POSITION TITLE: Strength & Conditioning Coaching Fellowship DEPARTMENT: Athletics REPORTS TO: Director of Strength & Conditioning SALARY: Monthly Stipend TERM: 13 months (Target Start Date March/April 2022)
POSITION PURPOSE: The Charlotte Country Day School Strength & Conditioning Fellowship program is a cooperative effort designed to provide an experiential bridge to current graduate students and recent graduates interested in becoming a high school strength and conditioning coach. The purpose of this experience is to augment formal classroom instruction, to experiment with theory and concepts, to utilize practical applications, and to refine the development of professional competency. Fellows will be exposed to different philosophies and ideas and become an active participant in integrating methodology into our system of training. Fellows will participate in ongoing professional development led by the Director of Strength & Conditioning with additional opportunities from athletic administrators and other department staff. Fellows will work an average of 20-25 hours per week, with most work concentrated in the morning/afternoon in the summer (7 am – 12 pm) and afternoon/evening hours during the school year (2 - 6:30pm). ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: The Strength & Conditioning Fellows are responsible for all duties related to the administration of the Strength & Conditioning program as assigned by the Director of Strength & Conditioning. Specific responsibilities include: •Leading and assisting middle school and high school team training session •Monitoring of participants in preseason and in-season S&C programs •Mentoring S&C interns •Maintenance of facilities and equipment •Set-up and break-down of equipment for training sessions •Maintaining and organizing training records and equipment inventory •Entering data for individual workouts and testing results •Recording of student-athlete attendance •Support of multi-sport participation for student-athletes •Promotion of balanced achievement in all areas of school life for student-athletes •Compliance with all Charlotte Country Day School, Charlotte Independent Schools Athletic Association, and North Carolina Independent Schools Athletic Association policies and procedures
QUALIFICATIONS: Successful candidates must be enrolled in a graduate program in exercise science or a related field, or have graduated from such a program within one year of application. Additional consideration will be given to those with a National Strength and Conditioning CSCS certification. International candidates with current US student or work visas will be considered. Visa must be valid for the duration of the job appointment.
APPLICATION PROCESS: Interested candidates should complete an application (including cover letter, resume, 3 references and unofficial transcripts) through the school’s online application system at www.charlottecountryday.org/employment. Uncomplete applications will not be considered.
It is the policy of Charlotte Country Day School not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law. This policy extends to recruitment, employment, promotion, demotion, transfer, layoff, termination, compensation, training, benefits and all other terms and conditions of employment.
JOB CONTACT (For Questions Only) Please no phone calls: Darnell Clark CSCS*D, RSCC*D Director of Strength & Conditioning, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Charlotte Country Day School was founded in 1941, and currently enrolls approximately 1,630 students in grades Pre-K through 12 from diverse ethnic, racial, religious, and economic backgrounds. The School’s mission and the shared commitment of all Charlotte Country Day employees is to develop the potential of each student by fostering intellectual curiosity, principled character, ethical leadership, and a responsibility to serve.