POSITION TITLE: Strength & Conditioning Coaching Fellow DEPARTMENT: Athletics REPORTS TO: Director of Strength & Conditioning SALARY: Monthly Stipend TERM: 12 Months (Starting in Mid-May) POSITION PURPOSE: The Charlotte Country Day School Strength & Conditioning Fellowship program is designed to provide on-the-job experience to current graduate students and recent graduates interested in becoming a high school strength and conditioning coach. The purpose of this experience is to augment formal classroom instruction and to allow participants to experiment with theory and concepts, utilize practical applications, and refine their professional competency. Fellows will be exposed to different philosophies and ideas and become an active participant in integrating methodology into our system of training. Fellows will participate in ongoing professional development led by the Director of Strength & Conditioning, athletics program administrators, and other program staff. Fellows will work an average of 20-25 hours per week, with most work concentrated in the morning/afternoon in the summer (8am-2pm) and afternoon/evening hours during the school year (2-6:30pm). ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: The Strength & Conditioning Fellows are responsible for all duties related to the administration of the Strength & Conditioning program as assigned by the Director of Strength & Conditioning. Specific responsibilities include: •Leading and assisting middle school and high school team training sessions •Monitoring of participants in preseason and in-season programs •Mentoring Strength & Conditioning interns •Maintaining facilities and equipment •Setting up/ breaking down equipment for training sessions •Maintaining and organizing training records and equipment inventory •Entering data for individual workouts and testing results •Recording student-athlete attendance •Supporting multi-sport participation for student-athletes •Promoting balanced achievement in all areas of school life for student-athletes •Complying with all Charlotte Country Day School, Charlotte Independent Schools Athletic Association, and North Carolina Independent Schools Athletic Association •policies and procedures
QUALIFICATIONS: Successful candidates must be enrolled in a graduate program in exercise science or a related field, or have graduated from such a program within one year of application. Additional consideration will be given to those with a National Strength and Conditioning CSCS certification. Candidates must have current CPR/AED and First Aid certifications.
APPLICATION PROCESS: Interested candidates should complete an application (including resume, cover letter, three references and transcripts) through the school’s online application system at www.charlottecountryday.org/employment.
It is the policy of Charlotte Country Day School not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law. This policy extends to recruitment, employment, promotion, demotion, transfer, layoff, termination, compensation, training, benefits and all other terms and conditions of employment.
About Charlotte Country Day School
Charlotte Country Day School was founded in 1941, and currently enrolls approximately 1,630 students in grades Pre-K through 12 from diverse ethnic, racial, religious, and economic backgrounds. The School’s mission and the shared commitment of all Charlotte Country Day employees is to develop the potential of each student by fostering intellectual curiosity, principled character, ethical leadership, and a responsibility to serve.