The Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach will assist the Head Strength and Conditioning Coordinator in the administration of individual and group strength and conditioning programs for student athletes.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in Health Science, Biomechanics, Human Performance, Physical Education, Exercise Physiology or closely related field.
One year of relevant, full-time experience working with men and/or women athletics teams, as an intern or graduate assistant, at the college or professional level.
Any appropriate combination of relevant education, experience, and/or certifications may be considered.
Possess a nationally reputable strength & conditioning certification from the National Strength and Conditioning Association ( NSCA ) or the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association ( CSCCA ).
Current American Red Cross CPR / AED and First Aid certification.
Valid driver license and ability to travel throughout the country.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations.
Demonstrated knowledge of exercise technique and instruction, functional training,
Nutritional planning, and proper exercise prescription.
Knowledge and proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook)
Ability to learn new applications and systems.
Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
Strong organizational skills and an ability to prioritize and complete simultaneous projects within deadlines.
Ability to design and implement programs for all sports in FGCU’s athletics program.
Ability to effectively manage the work of others by providing information, guidance and motivation.
Ability to collaborate and work effectively within a diverse community and willing to contribute to a team effort.