James Madison University, a Division I member of the NCAA and Colonial Athletic Association, is seeking a Director of Strength and Conditioning/Head Football Strength Coach. This is a full time position with a comprehensive benefits package. The selected candidate will be expected to maintain a high level of communication and energy, outstanding interpersonal skills and professionalism. The ability to work and function as a member of the Integrated Health and Sports Performance Team is also essential.
The successful candidate must have a bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science, Physiology, Sport Science or a related field; NCSA/CSCS certification and/or CSCCa/SCCC certification; CPR and AED certified; applicants must have a minimum of 2-3 years’ experience training student-athletes at the collegiate level; thorough knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations; must be proficient in the performance, instruction, assessment, evaluation and supervision of multiple weight lifting techniques and have the ability to effectively communicate with multiple parties within the athletics department and campus community. A positive attitude, growth mindset, demonstrated enthusiasm, positive energy and the ability to communicate and work collaboratively with members of the Integrated Health and Sports Performance Unit is required.
James Madison University is committed to creating and supporting a diverse and inclusive work and educational community that is free of all forms of discrimination. This institution does not tolerate discrimination or harassment on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, national origin, parental status, political affiliation, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or veteran status.