Interested in pursuing a career in Sports Performance, Personal Training, or Health & Fitness?
Elite Sports Performance & Physical Therapy in Foxboro, MA is currently seeking qualified and motivated intern candidates interested in pursuing a career in strength and conditioning, sports performance training, and/or personal training. An as intern at Elite, you will gain valuable experience working with training clients and athletes alongside our certified trainers, assisting in instructing sports performance classes, representing Elite at our community outreach activities (i.e. local races, sports tournaments, etc), and learning more about the administration side of operating a business in the fitness/training world. In short, you will come away from this experience with a wealth of real-world, hands-on experience and skills which will help you in a variety of possible future career paths, especially in fields of sports performance and personal training.
Qualifications: The ideal candidate is in the process of completing, or has recently completed, a degree in Exercise Science, Exercise Physiology, Physical Education, Athletic Training, or related field. However, individuals who may not be currently enrolled in one of the above programs but are strongly interested in pursuing a career in the health and fitness and sports performance training are also encouraged to apply. Training certification is preferred, but not required. (Many of our interns are in the process of working toward a certification, i.e. CSCS). The ideal candidate should be passionate about sports performance training and fitness, be flexible and reliable, possess excellent communication skills, and be able to work with clients of a wide variety of ages, athletic ability, and experience.
Hours: Hours can be flexible (or may depend on your school’s requirements), but afternoon and evening hours (typically 3:00-8:00 pm) are preferred. Occasional weekend hours may be required to assist with community outreach events.
Compensation: this is an unpaid internship, but in addition to the substantial experience and skills you’ll gain, you will also enjoy complimentary access to both of our fitness facilities during your internship.
About Elite Sports & Physical Therapy: Founded in Stoughton in 2001 by certified Strength & Conditioning Coach, Peter Rappoli, MS, CSCS, and Physical Therapist, Keith Callanan, PT, CSCS, Elite has been providing top-level sports performance training, personal training, and physical therapy/injury rehabilitation services to the Stoughton and Foxboro/Mansfield areas for 15 years. Please visit our websites to learn more about our company, mission, and services:
To apply, please e-mail your resume and cover letter, attention Elite Internship Program, to: firstname.lastname@example.org