Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach - Football
University of Iowa
July 9, 2018
Iowa City, Iowa
Full-time - Entry Level
4 Year Degree
The University of Iowa Athletics Department seeks applications for an Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach - Football. The University of Iowa is a NCAA Division I Power Five institution and a member of the Big Ten Conference. The Department of Athletics manages 24 varsity sports programs and operates under a “Win. Graduate. Do It Right.” philosophy.
Responsibilities: Assist in the strength and conditioning program design, movement screening, technique instruction, and supervision of NCAA Power 5 Speed, Strength, and Conditioning program. Assist in identifying movement deficiencies and implement appropriate corrective exercise. Assist in the reconditioning of injured student-athletes. Assist in nutrition, hydration, and NCAA-compliant supplement education of student-athletes. Assist with on-campus recruiting as needed. Public speaking and promotion; other duties as assigned by head coach.
Note to Applicant: Please ensure your resume/cover letter illustrates your experience and how you meet the required and desired qualifications for the position. Three professional references will be requested now and at a later step in the recruitment process, additional references may be requested.
Bachelor’s degree (or international equivalent) required.
CSCCa Strength and Conditioning Coach Certified (SCCC) required.
Experience working as a strength and conditioning coach in the following areas:
designing speed, strength, and conditioning programs in a progressive manner;
executing the rehabilitative phase of injury recovery;
utilizing office productivity software & online database systems (please specify).
Excellent written and verbal communication skills with demonstrated experience in:
performance management, including effectively teaching and supervising small and large groups of students;
working constructively and collaboratively with individuals of diverse backgrounds.
Master’s degree in a related field.
Experience and working knowledge of:
NCAA FBS strength and conditioning processes, issues, considerations and solutions;
Functional movement screening tools and implementing appropriate corrective exercise.
Experience contributing to On-Campus Recruiting Activities.
Experience managing Power 5 competition day Nutrition needs of team.
Experience of successful football strength and conditioning coaching experience at a Power 5 conference institution is highly preferred.
Proficiency working with performance analytics, recovery technology/GPS monitoring is highly preferred.
Internal Number: 73109
About University of Iowa
The University of Iowa is a Big Ten, nationally ranked research university with 30,000 students located in Iowa City. A vibrant community boasting excellent public schools, safe, comfortable neighborhoods, affordable housing, a highly educated population, and numerous cultural, recreational and sporting opportunities and events contribute to the Iowa City area frequently appearing high on the best-places-to-live listings. Go to "Why Iowa?" at https://jobs.uiowa.edu/why_ui/index.php to learn more.
The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.