Graduate Assistant Athletic Performance Coach

deadline 30 April 2021
employer William Penn University
type Full-time

JOB SUMMARY: Responsibilities include assisting with the design and implementation for a variety of William Penn University’s collegiate sports. The qualified candidate will be assigned sports based on his/her background and experience. This will include programming and coaching opportunities at BOTH the collegiate and high school levels. The position will also assist the Assistant Athletic Director for Athletic Performance, help with maintenance of the Randleman Fitness Center, and perform other duties as assigned by the Assistant AD for Athletic Performance. Proven knowledge and experience with sport specific strength, speed, and agility programs is necessary. A HIGH PRIORITY IS GIVEN TO THOSE WHO PLACE AN IMPORTANCE ON GAINING LARGE AMOUNTS OF EXPERIENCE IN BOTH PROGRAMMING AND HANDS-ON COACHING!

DEPARTMENT: Athletic Performance

- Education: Candidates must hold a BA/BS in exercise science or a health-related field and be working toward certification as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist with the SCCC through the CSCCa or the National Strength & Conditioning Association.
- Experience: Candidates with an athletic background or experience (volunteer/intern) in a collegiate strength and conditioning program is preferred.
- Abilities:
Ability to effectively work with student athletes, the sports medicine staff, administrators and sport coaches;
Possess skills and proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel;
Ability to work independently and as a team member to complete assigned tasks and meeting deadlines;
Organizational skills, time management, relationship building, and communication skills essential;
Willing to work long hours.

Director of Athletic Performance

SUPERVISES: Assigned Teams

EVALUATION: Performance will be the responsibility of the Director of Athletic Performance.

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT: At will employee.

Qualified applicants email cover letter, resume and references to

William Penn University is an equal opportunity provider and employer.