Fordham University Strength and Conditioning is looking for a full-time, benefits eligible, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach to join our staff.
Duties include, but are not limited to: the design, implementation, and evaluation of sport-specific speed, strength, and conditioning for varsity teams as assigned by the Assistant AD for Athletic Performance. Analyze nutritional/behavioral habits of student athletes and educate them on healthy/high performance choices. Data entry of strength, speed, and conditioning test results, athlete nutritional analyses, and other data as necessary. Consistent and clear communication with fellow S&C coaches, sport coaches, and sports medicine staff regarding physical training student-athletes. Compliance with all NCAA, Atlantic 10, Patriot League, and University rules and regulations.
Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science, Kinesiology, Health/Physical Education or a related field required, Master’s Degree preferred. 1-3 years’ experience required, working in a collegiate strength and conditioning environment preferred. National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) certification, or Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach (CSCCA) certification required. CPR and First Aid certification required. Further certification within USAW, Precision Nutrition, FRC, and FMS is strongly encouraged. Proven success in all areas of strength and conditioning programming, Olympic style lifts, plyometrics, speed development, conditioning, and mobility development. High energy, a growth mindset, and a hunger to learn are non-negotiable attributes required to become a part of Fordham University Strength and Conditioning.
About Fordham University
Founded in 1841, Fordham is the Jesuit University of New York, offering exceptional education distinguished by the Jesuit tradition to more than 15,100 students in its four undergraduate colleges and its six graduate and professional schools. It has residential campuses in the Bronx and Manhattan, a campus in West Harrison, N.Y., the Louis Calder Center Biological Field Station in Armonk, N.Y., and the London Centre at Heythrop College in the United Kingdom.