Strength and Conditioning Coach/Instructor

Albion College

United States

July 12, 2021

Description

Albion College: Athletics Location

Albion, Michigan

Open Date

Jun 10, 2021

Description

The Albion College Department of Athletics and Kinesiology Department invites applications for the position of Strength and Conditioning Coach/Instructor. This is a 10 month administrative position with employment beginning on August 1, 2021. Albion College offers 24 intercollegiate sports as a NCAA Division III liberal arts institution and a member of the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association. This position will be responsible for creating in-season and out-of-season strength and conditioning programs for all Albion College Student-Athletes. In addition this position will teach 3 units per academic year for the Kinesiology Department. We are especially interested in candidates who will contribute to a campus climate that supports equity, diversity, and belonging.

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to: a) design and implement basic fitness, nutrition, and strength and conditioning programs for student-athletes, b) work with coaching staff to create sport specific strength and conditioning programs for teams, c) fulfill the duties (lecture, lab, assess, grade, etc.) that are involved to teach a variety of Kinesiology courses, including but not limited to, Biomechanics, Science of Strength and Conditioning, and Introduction to Kinesiology., d) maintain records to assess the successfulness of strength and conditioning programs for student athletes, e) manage and maintain the upkeep of the weight room and equipment, f) hiring, supervision, and evaluation of student weight room employees, g) other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics.

Albion College is an anti-racist institution. This position will actively promote diversity, belonging and equity through critical and compassionate communication and strategic outreach efforts to various students, faculty and staff (e.g., historically under-represented, first-generation, undocumented and DACA students, LGBTQ students).

Qualifications
  • Master's degree in Exercise Science or related field required.

  • 2-3 years of directly related college strength and conditioning experience.

  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) or other national recognized strength and conditioning certification.

  • Knowledge of NCAA Division III rules and regulation

  • Demonstration of good communication skills, both written and verbal, with students, parents, campus community, and other personnel

  • Application Instructions

    Interested candidates should submit an online application including letter of application, resume, and contact information for three professional references through Interfolio at: https: // apply.interfolio.com/88965

    A review of applicants will begin immediately. Questions about the position can be directed to Matt Arend. Director of Athletics via email at marend@albion.edu or phone 517-629-0583.