Strength and Conditioning Assistant Coach - Club Sports
Location: Smithfield, Rhode Island
Preferred Education: 4 Year Degree
This position reports to the Assistant Athletic Director for Recreation, and is responsible to manage and oversee all phases of the Strength and Conditioning program for Club Sports.
I. Duties Develop overall strength and conditioning for the University, including: training programs, strength programs, injury management, educational programs and counseling for student-athletes Assist with scheduling sessions with the club sport during the week. Oversight of the entire Strength and Conditioning building during hours of operation when Club Sports are using the facility. Work in conjunction with the Athletic Training staff to ensure safety in the design and implementation of fitness, nutrition and conditioning programs customized to meet individual student-athlete needs Evaluate and recommend new techniques and equipment that would enhance the benefit of the strength and conditioning program. Coordinate with Director of Club Sports with any budgetary items, travel plans, roster changes, etc.
II. Miscellaneous Additional duties as assigned by the Club Sports Director Represent Bryant University, the Department of Athletics and Recreation in a professional and ethical manner.
Excellent interpersonal skills are required to interact effectively with student athletes, athletics staff, and others.
Excellent communication skills, verbal/written
Excellent organizational skills
Must be First Aid/CPR certified
NSCA (CSCS) or (CSCCA) or equivalent certification is preferred
For 155 years, Bryant University has been at the forefront of delivering exceptional education that anticipates the future and prepares students to be innovative leaders of character in a changing world. Bryant delivers an innovative, uniquely integrated business and liberal arts education that inspires students to excel. With approximately 3,700 graduate and undergraduate students from 38 states and 53 countries, Bryant is recognized as a leader in international education and regularly receives top rankings from U.S. News and World Report, Bloomberg Businessweek, Forbes, and Barron's.
Abundant co-curricular opportunities, service learning programs, internships, and practicums allow students to put theory into practice while building character and leadership skills. Athletics and recreation play an integral role in the health and well-being of Bryant students, whether competing on one of Bryant's 22 NCAA D1 varsity teams, taking part in a club or intramural sport, or just enjoying the Bulldog school spirit.
Bryant is dedicated to the success of our faculty and staff, and the school provides excellent benefits, training, and support so that individual talents may flourish f...or the benefit of its students. Bryant's academic and technological excellence and innovation foster the development of individuals so each can reach his or her personal best in life and their profession.
The University is located approximately 15 minutes from Providence and one hour from Boston.