Assistant Coach - Strength and Conditioning
Open Date: 01/16/2018
Date Initial Screening Begins:
Minimum Education/Experience: Master's degree in exercise science or a related field is preferred.
Special Instructions to Applicant: Candidates must also submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae/resume, and a list of three references, including contact information, online. Original transcript required within 30 days of employment. East Carolina University seeks to create an environment that fosters the recruitment and retention of a more diverse student body, faculty, staff and administration. In order to promote the university's diversity goal, the Athletics Department encourages applicants from women, minorities, and historically underrepresented groups.
Job Duties: The primary and most important responsibility of a coach is instructing student-athletes. Reporting to the Assistant Director of Athletics for Strength & Conditioning, the individual serving in this position is responsible for, but not limited to, the following duties with the approval of the Assistant Director of Athletics for Strength & Conditioning: - Comprehensive strength and conditioning program design for student-athletes as assigned by the Assistant Director of Athletics for Strength and Conditioning. - Detailed instruction and education to execute all training exercises safely and correctly specific to performance enhancement methods to achieve desired results. - Testing and evaluation of student-athletes to effectively monitor desired training outcomes. - Strategic scheduling for effective and efficient use of athletics facilities by teams. - Support recommendations as set forth by athletics department designated registered dietitian for good nutrition and supplementation for the health and performance of the student athletes. - Promote commitment, teamwork and develop a working relationship, establish rapport with, and ensure open lines of communication with the coaching staffs, student-athletes of all teams and athletic training staff. - Build quality relationships and work collaboratively and professionally with Pirate Club, athletics, and University staff, students, business vendors and all donors and stakeholders. - Abide by all written policies and procedures of ECU, the Department of Athletics, The Educational Foundation (Pirate Club), the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and all applicable conferences or associations - Other duties as assigned by the Assistant Director of Athletics for Strength & Conditioning