Director of Sports Performance

Flagler College Saint Augustine, FL

About the Job

Job Description
The Director of Sport Performance is a full-time, 12-month position that reports to the Senior Associate Director of Athletics for External Operations.

Responsible for the development and implementation of sport-specific athletic performance programs that entail the development of muscular strength, explosive power and speed, multi-directional agility, and conditioning for all sports; Evaluate all incoming student-athletes on an annual basis to determine level of training and safety; Responsible for the scheduling and supervision of team training sessions and instruction of student-athletes in proper technique, with a primary focus on reducing non-contact sports-related injuries and maximizing competitive performance; Interact and correspond with head coaches regarding sport-specific programs designed for their teams and report performance progress to student-athletes and head coaches; Communicate with and assist the sports medicine staff and administrators with issues related to overall student-athlete wellness; Support and assist the sports medicine staff with the rehabilitation of student-athlete injuries as needed; Consistently educate on proper sports nutrition/hydration/physical recovery strategies and offer sports nutritional counseling to all student-athletes; Maintain an up-to-date NSCA (CSCS) or CSCCA (SCCC) certification and CPR certification; Other related duties and responsibilities as assigned by the Senior Associate Director of Athletics for External Operations.