High Performance Internship

Wichita State High Performance Internship


Wichita State University’s High Performance Coaching Department has 3 UNPAID internship opportunities available for the 2017 summer semester. Successful candidates will gain valuable experience in the coordination of intercollegiate high performance training systems, individualized program design and implementation, functional athlete assessments, on-the-floor coaching, and athlete-monitoring programs.

Minimum Qualifications include: Strong work ethic; punctuality; enthusiasm; desire to further one’s career in the field of Strength & Conditioning. In addition, you will work within a CSCCa approved mentorship program gaining the necessary time commitment for candidates seeking to obtain the gold-standard SCCC certification.

Preferred Qualifications include: Pursuing Bachelors or Master’s Degree in Exercise Science, Anatomy, Exercise Physiology, Kinesiology, Biomechanics, Measurement and Evaluation, and/or Nutrition; SCCC or USAW certifications; CPR certification and coaching experience.

The position responsibilities are diverse and may include but are not limited to: assisting in weight room supervision, stocking nutritional stations, working within excel and PowerPoint, set-up and break-down of sessions, and assisting in the coaching of individual and team sessions.

Interested candidates must submit:
Cover letter (one page maximum)
Resume (one page maximum)
Three professional references.

Note: Cover letter, resume, and references must be submitted in ONE PDF file (in that order)

Optional: Links to any personal, applicable social media profiles that might reflect work history, creativity and/or computer skills

To apply, send one e-mail (with PDF attached) to Adam Ringler at aringler@goshockers.com. Subject line should read: “Wichita State HP Internship, Summer 2017; Last Name, First Name.”

Applications due May 19th