Assistant Coach - Strength and Conditioning

Job description

Position Number:


Functional Title:

Assistant Coach - Strength and Conditioning

Position Type:


Position Eclass:

EP - EHRA 12 mo leave earning

University Information:

UNC Greensboro, located in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, is 1 of only 57 doctoral institutions recognized by the Carnegie Foundation for both higher research activity and community engagement. Founded in 1891 and one of the original three UNC System institutions, UNC Greensboro is one of the most diverse universities in the state with 20,000+ students, and 3,000+ faculty and staff members representing 90+ nationalities. With 17 Division I athletic teams, 85 undergraduate degrees in over 125 areas of study, as well as 74 master’s and 32 doctoral programs, UNC Greensboro is consistently recognized nationally among the top universities for academic excellence and value, with noted strengths in health and wellness, visual and performing arts, nursing, education, and more. For additional information, please visit and follow UNCG on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Primary Purpose of the Organizational Unit:

The Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is administratively housed in the Office of the Chancellor. The University’s seventeen teams compete as members of NCAA Division I and the Southern Conference. Approximately 300 students are involved as athletes, managers, trainers, statisticians, cheerleaders, etc.

We are committed to academic and athletic excellence. We expect to win championships. We expect to honor students for their academic achievements. We will continue to work every day to make this community proud and ensure that the Spartans are in fact Greensboro’s hometown team. We will embrace a culture that is clear and consistent in its priorities.

Position Summary:

The Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach is responsible for administering the year-round duties of the strength and conditioning programs for assigned teams. The Assistant Coach reports directly to the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach and works with the Head Coach on a day-to-day basis in all matters related to the operation of specific programs.

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree

CSCS or CSCCA certification

Current CPR and First Aid certification are prerequisites

Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations are prerequisites

Preferred Qualifications:

Master’s Degree in related fields

Minimum of two years experience in intercollegiate or professional athletics strength and conditioning

Background in designing, implementing, and monitoring programs with intercollegiate or professional basketball teams

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Applicants are required to upload the following documents with their electronic application:

  • Resume
  • List of References

Applicants are required to upload a list of references of at least three (3) professional references that includes:

  • Name
  • Company Name
  • Type of reference (Professional, Supervisor, Colleague, Academic or Personal). One (1) of those references will need to be a current or previous supervisor.
  • Email Address
  • Contact Phone Number

Applications are not successfully submitted until an online confirmation number has been received at the end of the application process.

Recruitment Range:


Org #-Department:

Intercollegiate Athletics - 85001

Job Open Date:


Open Until Filled:




Type of Appointment:


Number of Months per Year:




Percentage Of Time:


Key Responsibility:

Administering Strength and Conditioning program for select programs

Essential Tasks:

Designing and implementing strength and conditioning programs for student-athletes and teams which will be determined by the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach.

Assisting in scheduling, staffing, and monitor the Bodford Center for the University’s 17 Intercollegiate athletic teams.

Assigned teams may require travel and/ or overnight travel

Maintaining scheduled office hours to supervise assigned intercollegiate student-athlete workouts in the Bodford Center.

Maintenance of detailed records of athletic performance sessions by student-athletes in accordance with normal strength and conditioning program protocol.

Percentage Of Time:


Key Responsibility:

Commitment to Compliance

Essential Tasks:

Adhere to all State, University, and NCAA rules and regulations.

Physical Effort:

Hand Movement-Repetitive Motions - F, Hand Movement-Grasping - F, Reading - F, Writing - F, Hearing - F, Talking - F, Standing - F, Sitting - F, Walking - F, Lifting-0-30 lbs. - F, Lifting-30-60 lbs. - F, Lifting-60-90 lbs. - F, Lifting-90 plus lbs. - F, Bending - F, Squatting - F

Work Environment:

Night/Dark - O, Inside - F




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Job No:
Posted: 6/2/2021
Application Due: 8/31/2021
Work Type: Full Time