Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach (Olympic Sports)
Working Title: Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach (Olympic Sports)
Position Type: University Managerial and Professional Staff
Department: Department of Athletics
Posting Date: 04-09-2018
The University of Virginia is a highly competitive Division I program committed to academic and athletic excellence. The Department of Athletics at the University of Virginia is now accepting applications for the position of Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach to support the Strength & Conditioning program for Olympic Sports.
The primary duties of the Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach include: overseeing various individual sport program's strength and conditioning needs; assessing student-athlete's physical attributes to improve athletic performance; maintaining weight rooms and equipment; assisting head coaches with official visits by prospective recruits; managing and/or coordinating services with various departmental and University offices; upholding NCAA, ACC, and University rules and regulations; and performing miscellaneous related duties when necessary.
Candidates must possess either a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) or a Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach (CSCC) certification.
Please do not forward any applicant materials directly to staff of the Department of Athletics, as only applications received through this system will be considered.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Working knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations. Ability to reason, recall, analyze and organize information in order to make substantive and sometimes complex decisions reaching reasonable conclusions within established guidelines. Ability to comprehend potential issues and address them before they become problematic. Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work with diverse groups of people. Ability and desire to perform accurate, detail-oriented work, and manage multiple tasks simultaneously. Ability to maintain poise under all circumstances and effectively interact with people in a positive manner. Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Ability to function professionally in highly stressful situations and to provide clear information on an impromptu basis to individuals or groups of people.
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