Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Strength & Conditioning
4 Year Degree
University of Wisconsin-Platteville is seeking a Head Strength and Conditioning Coach.
The Head Strength and Conditioning coach will support the overarching mission of the Department of Intercollegiate athletics to provide a transformational student-athlete experience and develop a culture of competitive excellence.
The Head Strength and Conditioning Coach works in partnership with the Head Athletic Trainer for Olympic Sports to provide best in class holistic care for 600 plus student-athletes. Reporting to the Associate AD for Compliance, Sports Medicine and Performance, this individual will help build a comprehensive strength and conditioning program. This individual must complete necessary continuing education units required by the National Strength and Conditioning Association to maintain Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist certification.
Pay range for this full-time, benefited position is $45,000-$48,000.
Responsibilities Include: -Plan, conduct and evaluate effective strength and conditioning programs as assigned/requested in coordination with head coaches by sport. -Plan, create and distribute summer strength and conditioning programs for current student-athletes in coordination with head coaches by sport -Create a general physical preparation training plan for incoming student-athletes (freshman/transfers) in coordinator with the Associate AD for Sports Medicine and Performance -Teach, model and reinforce proper, safe and effective strength and conditioning methods/movements for student-athletes and coaches during the regular academic year.
What You'll Need to Succeed:
Current First Aid, CPR, AED certification by start date.
Will need to have a recognized NSCA-CSCS certification by start date.
Ability to work weekends, evenings and flexible hours.
About University of Wisconsin-Platteville
Since 1866, the University of Wisconsin-Platteville has been a regional leader with challenging academics; renowned faculty; and notable alumni. And, during these unprecedented times of COVID-19, our faculty, staff, and students are applying their research and skills to impact our communities in a positive way.
On all three campuses—UW-Platteville, UW-Platteville Richland, and UW-Platteville Baraboo Sauk County—we are leaders in science, technology, agriculture, and engineering fields, with unique initiatives in microsystems and nanotechnology, forensic investigation, and renewable energy. While the challenges facing us now may seem daunting, we are applying this expertise to be here for you, now and in the future.