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    Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer
    University of Connecticut
    Division of Athletics

    Contact:  Patti Kula, MS, ATC
    Email:  patti.kula@uconn.edu
    UConn Athletic Training

    2111 Hillside Road, Unit-1078
    Storrs, CT  06269-1078

    Phone:  860-486-0480
    Fax:  860-486-5277

    Qualifications
    Prospective students must be NATABOC certified or eligible to sit for the examination.  Students must be accepted non-provisional status to the Graduate School. A minimum of an overall 3.0 GPA and GRE of 295 is required for applying. Completion of an internship position or work experience is preferred.

    Job Description
    Work as an ATC under the supervision of staff athletic trainers in providing care & coverage to Division I athletes in the Department of Athletics. Assist in the supervision & instruction of student athletic trainers. Benefits include a stipend, tuition & book waiver, and full medical benefits.

    Application Procedure
    Applicants must apply directly to the Graduate School (http://www.grad.uconn.edu)  in addition to sending cover letter, resume and at least 3 reference letters to:  Search Committee:  Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer, University of Connecticut, Division of Athletics, 2095 Hillside Road, Unit-1173, Storrs, CT 06269 or jobsinathletics@uconn.edu. Interviews will only be granted to those individuals who have been accepted into the Graduate School. Applications will not be accepted electronically through the NATA website.

    Questions about the position should be directed to Patti Kula (see contact person above).

    Complete applications must be received by:  January 15, 2015

    Applications will be reviewed as they are received and the search may move forward prior to the January 15, 2015 deadline. 

     


    Equipment Services Manager (Olympic Sports) Intern
    University of Connecticut
    Division of Athletics

    The University of Connecticut is seeking qualified applications for a paid internship position in the Athletic Equipment area. The position will work in multiple facilities while assisting the full time staff with daily team equipment operations. There will be direct involvement with over 10 Olympic sport programs, including Softball, Baseball, Rowing, Field Hockey, Volleyball, Golf, Tennis, Track and Field, Men's Soccer, Women's Soccer and Lacrosse. There will also be some limited work with Men's and Women's Basketball.

    Direct responsibilities will include the cleaning and distribution of laundry for games and practices; supervising student workers; assisting in preparation of team uniforms; assisting with home game operations, inventory and procurement of goods as well as other duties assigned.

    Minimum Qualifications: :Bachelor's degree; knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations; excellent organizational, communication and public relations skills; irregular schedules, weekends and evenings required.

    Preferred Qualifications: Experience working in a Division I Athletic Equipment Room.

    Approximate start date:
    This Intern position is an 8 month appointment, with the opportunity for renewal for a second term. The compensation for this position is designated at $17,725.84. As this is not a full time appointment, there are no healthcare/dental benefits provided with this position, but there is opportunity to purchase the comparable State employee health insurance at a group rate.

    Candidates should email a letter of application, resume and the names of three references to:jobsinathletics@uconn.edu . Screening of applicants will begin immediately. Employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment criminal background check.

    As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer, UConn encourages applications from women, veterans, people with disabilities and members of traditionally underrepresented populations.


    Athletic Strength and Conditioning Volunteer Internship
    University of Connecticut
    Division of Athletics

    The University of Connecticut Sports Performance Department is accepting applications for volunteer football interns for Spring 2015. This gratis position offers Division I experience and training in an educational environment and the opportunity of advancement in the field of strength and conditioning.

    Responsibilities will include: : Assist the Football Strength and Conditioning staff in the supervision and training of UConn's Division I intercollegiate football program; assist with daily administrative, cleaning and maintenance duties; assist in the set-up and break-down of equipment for every workout; and participate in weekly projects and assignments for the duration of the internship.

    Minimum Qualifications: :Must have a strong work-ethic, enthusiasm and a desire to develop the characteristics necessary to become a successful strength and conditioning coach.

    Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in exercise science or related field and pursuing CSCS or relevant certification from one of the following: CSCCa, SCCC; NSCA, CSCS; USAW and CPR-First Aid certification.

    Application and Internship Dates:
    Application Deadline: December 1, 2014
    Internship Start Date: Jan 20, 2015
    Approx. End Date: March 13, 2015

    Candidates should email a letter of application, resume and the names of three references to:jobsinathletics@uconn.edu . Screening of applicants will begin immediately. Fulfillment of this position is contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-appointment background check. UConn encourage s applications from women, veterans, people with disabilities and members of traditionally underrepresented populations.


     
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