POSITION TITLE: Strength & Conditioning Internship
REPORTS TO: Director of Strength & Conditioning
TERM: Spring (January-April; application preferred by November 1, 2019)
Summer (May-August; application preferred by April 1, 2020)
The Charlotte Country Day School Strength & Conditioning internship program is a cooperative effort designed to provide current college students and recent graduates with the opportunity to obtain professional experience in the field of strength and conditioning. The purpose of this experience is to augment formal classroom instruction, to experiment with theory and concepts, to utilize practical applications, and to begin the development of professional competency. Interns will also be exposed to different philosophies and ideas and become an active participant in integrating methodology into our system of training. Interns will work 20-25 hours per week, with most work concentrated in the afternoon and evening hours (2-6:30pm) when school is in session. Summer hours will be concentrated somewhere between 7am and 3pm.
Strength & Conditioning Interns are responsible for all duties related to the administration of this program as assigned by the director of strength and conditioning. Specific responsibilities include:
Assistance with exercise technique analysis
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
Successful candidates must be enrolled in an undergraduate program in exercise science or a related field or have graduate from such a program within one year of applying. Additional consideration will be given to those needing to fulfill school internship requirements. Candidates must have current CPR/AED and First Aid certifications.
Interested candidates should submit an application (including cover letter, resume, and transcripts) through the school’s online application portal (https://charlottecountryday.tedk12.com/
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.