Head Strength and Conditioning Coach

February 1, 2022

Head Strength and Conditioning Coach
University of South Carolina Upstate
Spartanburg, SC

The Head Strength and Conditioning Coach is responsible for designing and implementing the strength and conditioning programs for all of the University’s varsity athletic teams.
• Works closely with the Sports Medicine staff to evaluate each student-athlete’s ability to return to participation.
• Administrative duties including but not limited to: documentation of strength and conditioning programming by sport and individuals, as well as maintaining the equipment and cleanliness of the facility, track inventory and order supplies.
• Ensure compliance with all appropriate NCAA, Big South Conference, USC Upstate rules and regulations applicable to the weight room.
• Responsible for designing and implementing strength and conditioning programs for all of the University’s varsity athletic teams and their student-athletes; supervising and training the assistant strength and conditioning coach, any graduate assistant coach(es), intern(s) and student workers; ensuring that students receive sound programming, advice, motivation and supervision with regard to strength and conditioning techniques.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in exercise science, kinesiology ,education, public health or related degree. Certification from the National Strength and Conditioning Association (CSCS) or the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association (SCCC) and at least two years of related experience. Successful background check is required.

Preferred Qualifications:
Master’s degree in exercise science, kinesiology, public health, education or related degree. American Red Cross or American Heart Association CPR and First Aid Instructor and four years of related experience.

For more information and/or to apply, go to: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/114552

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