Sports Performance Assistant 2 - Georgetown University Athletics

Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Nov 12, 2020
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Sports Performance Assistant 2 - Georgetown University Athletics

Located in a historic neighborhood in the nation's capital, Georgetown offers rigorous academic programs, a global perspective, exciting ways to take advantage of Washington, D.C., and a commitment to social justice. Our community is a tight knit group of remarkable individuals interested in intellectual inquiry and making a difference in the world.

Requirements

Under the direction of the Head of Sports Performance, the Sports Performance Coach provides evaluation, instruction, accountability, and implementation of speed development, cardiovascular conditioning, or injury prevention as it pertains to their sport in the arena of play. Provides weight room assistance, program implementation, speed enhancement, and conditioning components for all student-athletes.

Weight Room Assistance
  • Instruction and monitoring of weight-room activity during times conducive to student-athletes and strength and conditioning staff.
  • Works with all student-athletes, but primary focus is with assigned teams/programs.


Monitoring
  • Accountability and documentation of student-athlete's progress is also a major function of this position. This would include monitoring, documenting, tracking, and reporting strength, speed, power, and explosion metrics to all student-athletes and coaches.
  • Help create a standard measurement and documentation process for all student-athletes to explain current athletic performance and set goals for ongoing improvement. In addition, trainer interaction and alternative training methods for injured/rehabilitating student-athletes could also be incorporated to those limited in participation.


Speed and Conditioning
  • Strength, speed, and conditioning program design combined with scheduling, and other minor administrative duties will also be required.
  • Integration of speed, plyometric, and conditioning to the current strength protocols of all varsity student-athletes is essential to this position. The coach will design and integrate a more complete approach to the student-athlete's current strength initiative.
  • Schedule, coordination, and philosophy with strength and training staff will all be included in the new program and workouts.


Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree - Master's degree preferred
  • 2 years of strength and conditioning experience, preferably at NCAA Division I level
  • Technical Qualifications or Specialized Certification: National Strength & Conditioning Assoc. C.S.C.S (Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist) or S.C.C.C. (Strength & Conditioning Coach Certified)
  • Additional Certifications: S.A.C. (Speed, Agility, & Conditioning), U.S.W.F (United States Weightlifting Federation) or N.A.S.M. (National Academy of Sports Medicine - Institutional Certification)
  • Experience with Olympic style movements, working with female athletes and mass groups of athletes
  • Ability to work confidently in a crisis or emergency situation and demonstrate knowledge of safety practices
  • Knowledge of University and Department philosophies, policies, and regulations
  • Strong organizational skills and NCAA regulations
  • Ability to make administrative/procedural decisions and judgments
  • Strong interpersonal skills that demonstrate an ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community
  • Ability to foster a cooperative work environment and communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing
  • Possess a valid driver's license with good driving record and insurability
  • Proficiency in computer use and relevant Microsoft applications
  • Availability and willingness to work on weekends and evenings


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Submission Guidelines:

Please note that in order to be considered an applicant for any position at Georgetown University you must submit a cover letter and resume for each position of interest for which you believe you are qualified. These documents are not kept on file for future positions.

Need Assistance:

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EEO Statement:

Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer fully dedicated to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, and sexual orientation), disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Benefits:

Georgetown University offers a wide variety of comprehensive and competitive benefits. Benefits packages include comprehensive health, dental and vision plans, disability and life insurance coverage, retirement savings programs, tuition assistance, voluntary insurance options (including group legal, accident, and critical illness), and much more. Whatever your need, the Office of Faculty and Staff Benefits will be standing by to support you. You can learn more about the benefits offered to eligible faculty and staff at https://benefits.georgetown.edu or view the online interactive benefits guide for more information.


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