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Job ID: 136517

Sports Performance Assistant Coach
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Date Posted Jan. 16, 2020
Title Sports Performance Assistant Coach
University University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Buffalo, NY, United States
Department Intercollegiate Athletics
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Coach
  • Athletics and Recreation Services

Position Summary
The University at Buffalo is seeking a 10 month Sports Performance Coach to organize and develop annual plans for designated Division I teams. This position will supervise and lead designated teams and will provide assistance with all aspects of the sport performance programs.

  • Track progress of student-athletes and provide information on a frequent basis to coaching staff. Maintain a structured training program and environment.
  • Teach sport performance techniques and knowledge to student-athletes and coaches in order to develop them physically and help them win championships on the field of play.
  • Support the well-being of the student-athlete. Offer information and feedback to student-athletes and coaching in a timely manner.
  • Collaborate with Sports Medicine, Team Physician and Physical Therapists on rehabilitation strategies and return to play protocols for athletes. Work with Sports Performance coaches to incorporate injury prevention exercises in workouts and practices.

Outstanding Benefits Package
Working at UB comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. There are personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirement plan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthy mix of work, personal and academic pursuit – all in an effort to support your work-life effectiveness. Visit our benefits website to learn about our benefit packages.

About UB
The University at Buffalo is SUNY’s most comprehensive public research university, and an outstanding place to work. UB amplifies ambition for faculty and staff by offering endless possibilities to achieve more. Here, people from all backgrounds and cultures challenge and inspire each other to discover, learn and succeed. Dedicated staff and engaged faculty collaborate to further knowledge and understanding, and develop tenacious graduates who are valued for their talents and their impact on global society. Visit our website to learn more about the University at Buffalo.

University at Buffalo is an affirmative action-equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in a field related to Exercise Science, Kinesiology or related fields. Experience developing and maintaining strength and conditioning programs for student-athletes at the intercollegiate level, Division I preferred. Current certifications from NSCA or CSCS, CPR, AED and First Aid certifications required. Knowledge of rules and regulations of the NCAA and Mid-American Conference.

Preferred Qualifications
Master’s degree preferred.

Contact’s Name Heather Cooper
Contact’s Title Director of Human Resources
Contact’s Email
Contact’s Phone 716-645-3842

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