Thursday, March 30, 2017


Summer employment and professional development seminars! Check out Recruit-A-Duke if any of these opportunities appeal to you!

Log in to Recruit-A-Duke to search and apply for additional jobs and internships:

Seeking Full Time College Graduate (42181)
American Income Life - Manassas, Virginia
Richmond, Virginia
POSITION TYPE: Full Time - Experienced Hire, Full Time - Entry Level
POSTING DATE: Mar 29, 2017
END DATE: Apr 29, 2017
Enrichment Leader for Summer Learning Loss Prevention program (42053)
Staunton-Augusta YMCA - Staunton, Virginia
POSTING DATE: Mar 22, 2017
END DATE: Apr 02, 2017
Summer Camp Jobs (various positions as Counselor, Supervisor, Activity Leader, RN, LPN, Housekeeper, and Kitchen Asst) (42022)
The Greater Richmond ARC - Chesterfield, Virginia
POSITION TYPE: Full Time - Experienced Hire, Full Time - Entry Level, Temporary/Seasonal
POSTING DATE: Mar 21, 2017
END DATE: Jun 05, 2017
Marketing and Special Projects Coordinator (42015)
City of Harrisonburg - Harrisonburg, Virginia
POSITION TYPE: Full Time - Experienced Hire, Full Time - Entry Level
POSTING DATE: Mar 20, 2017
END DATE: Apr 14, 2017

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

VA Momentum Internship Opportunity

Looking for an unusual internship? Check out VA Momentum! They are a local business who spoke in Dr. Sackett's class today.  VA Momentum hosts physical activity related events that feel good and are non-threatening for all levels of experience because that is what motivated them to value their health and wellness. Check out their website to learn more! 

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Spring 2017 Fieldwork List

Here is the list of sites for the Spring 2017 semester.

What are the December 2016 Graduates planning to do?

Seek employment with Apple Wellness
Choose Doctorate of Physical Therapy program
Seek employment/admission to Doctorate of Physical Therapy program
Seek admission to Doctorate of Physical Therapy program
Employed at SRMH Wellness Center

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Campus to Career Conference

Join the Career and Academic Planning office on April 1st for a FREE one-day event that will kick your career into high gear!  
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The Campus to Career Conference on Saturday, April 1st includes:
  • exclusive workshop offerings
  • a catered etiquette lunch
  • a keynote speech by Mia Brabham '16 (last year's student commencement speaker)
  • a JMU alumni panel
RSVP Now in Recruit-A-Duke before spots fill up! All JMU students are welcome.
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See our 
conference page or contact Cassidy Lawson at

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Run a Marathon for Academic Credit

Do you or a friend want to run a marathon but don't know where to start? Check out this opportunity to do it for academic credit! 

KIN 100: Specialty Marathon Section

Fulfill Your Cluster 5 Requirement
(preference given to students who have not already completed KIN 100 or HTH 100)

Fall 2017 M,W- 9:05-9:55am;
Fri-3:30pm or Sat-8:00am

No Running or Marathon Experience Needed!
Required to Attend Information Session
Wed March 22, 4:30-5:15 PM, Godwin 337

Contact: Mr. Bill Walton (

Friday, March 10, 2017

Health Fitness Specialist Internship
With Aquila

DESCRIPTION:  We are currently seeking motivated undergraduate students for participation in our internship program at our fitness centers.

LOCATION: Ohio, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Washington D.C., Virginia, Texas, Florida, California, Alabama, Georgia, New Mexico, and North Carolina

·         Aquila is a leading fitness and wellness company with nearly 21 years of experience managing corporate fitness centers and wellness services.
·         This position will offer interns an insight into the field of corporate fitness and wellness, providing an environment of motivation, fun, and experience.  Students will apply the skills and knowledge they learned in the classroom to real life scenarios experienced in the fitness cener.

·         Currently a Junior or Senior with a concentration in Kinesiology, Exercise Science, or related lower course work completed
·         Student must be able to obtain credit for the internship
·         Motivated, enthusiastic, and energetic fun personality 
·         Observe fitness evaluations for new members
·         Conduct individual personal fitness programs
·         Learn high-quality customer service skills
·         Assist in the planning, promotions, and evaluation of the programs
·         Adhere to club policies and procedures
·         Teach a group fitness class

·         Complete a project specified by your Internship

       To apply visit this webiste:

Joanne M. Anderson
Program Director: AWBERC
Internship Coordinator
T. 513-569-7199  |  F.  513-569-7276
26 W. Martin Luther King Drive
Cincinnati, Ohio 45268  USA

Thursday, March 9, 2017


Have you created a Recruit-A-Duke account? This service is offered through the Career and Academic Planning Office at JMU. Here are some examples of opportunities posted on there. If something looks interesting to you, visit Recruit-A-Duke for more information!

Log in to Recruit-A-Duke to search and apply for additional jobs and internships:

Sports Writer (24561) - Nationwide, United States
Position Type: Internship - Unpaid
Posting Date: Mar 08, 2017
End Date: May 08, 2017
AmeriCorps Urban Education Fellowship (2017-2018) (41760)
Phoenix Charter Academy - Chelsea, Massachusetts
Lawrence, Massachusetts
Springfield, Massachusetts
Position Type: Full Time - Entry Level
Posting Date: Mar 06, 2017
End Date: Apr 06, 2017
Orthopedic/Sports Medicine Nurse (41738)
Orthopedic Associates, Ltd - Fishersville, Virginia
Position Type: Full Time - Entry Level
Posting Date: Mar 06, 2017
End Date: Apr 06, 2017
Sales Trainee - Session XXV - MLS National Sales Center (Minneapolis, MN) (40879)
Major League Soccer - Blaine, Minnesota
Position Type: Full Time - Experienced Hire, Full Time - Entry Level
Posting Date: Mar 03, 2017
End Date: Mar 16, 2017
Summer Job/Internship Opportunities (41664)
Mercersburg Academy Summer Programs - Mercersburg, Pennsylvania
Position Type: Full Time - Entry Level, Internship - Paid, Externship
Posting Date: Mar 03, 2017
End Date: Apr 09, 2017
Coach, Washington Nationals Baseball Camp (41691)
Headfirst Camps - Washington, District of Columbia
Position Type: Full Time - Entry Level
Posting Date: Mar 02, 2017
End Date: Apr 01, 2017
Football Game Day Production Assistant (41670)
Daktronics - Harrisonburg, Virginia
Position Type: Temporary/Seasonal
Posting Date: Mar 02, 2017
End Date: Apr 30, 2017
Multi Sport Counselor & Educator (41696)
Headfirst Camps - Oakton, Virginia
Washington, District of Columbia
Position Type: Full Time - Entry Level
Posting Date: Mar 02, 2017
End Date: Jun 12, 2017
Programmer/Developer (25827)
Health Care Software, Inc. - Wall, New Jersey
Position Type: Full Time - Entry Level
Posting Date: Mar 01, 2017
End Date: May 01, 2017
Hospitality Summer Work Program Food & Beverage Server (41618)
Seabrook Island Club - Seabrook Island, South Carolina
Position Type: Internship - Paid, Temporary/Seasonal
Posting Date: Feb 28, 2017
End Date: Mar 25, 2017
Recreation Instructor - Seasonal (41551)
City of Harrisonburg - Harrisonburg, Virginia
Position Type: Temporary/Seasonal
Posting Date: Feb 27, 2017
End Date: Apr 28, 2017
Summer Camp Staff (41556)
Steve & Kate's Camp - Nationwide, United States
Position Type: Temporary/Seasonal
Posting Date: Feb 27, 2017
End Date: Jun 02, 2017
Events & Development Internship (41501)
Adaptive Sports Center of Crested Butte - Crested Butte, Colorado
Position Type: Internship - Unpaid
Posting Date: Feb 23, 2017
End Date: Mar 13, 2017
Oncology Nurse Navigator (41451)
Inova Hematology Oncology - Fairfax, Virginia
Position Type: Full Time - Entry Level
Posting Date: Feb 23, 2017
End Date: Apr 01, 2017
Valley Baseball League Sports Media Relations Internship (41491)
Valley Baseball League - Harrisonburg, Virginia
Position Type: Internship - Unpaid, Temporary/Seasonal
Posting Date: Feb 23, 2017
End Date: Apr 30, 2017

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Employment - Health Promotion - Harrisonburg

A local business is growing and is looking to hire someone to plan events full-time. They are a health promotion business that organizes fun events you might have taken part in: Thanksgiving Turkey Trot, Vally 4th fun run, New Year's Eve glow run, and the summer series Run, Sweat, Beers to name a few. For more information visit the VA Momentum webiste:

This business also offers practicum and internship opportunites!

Opportunities at Summer Camp - Northeast PA

Pine Forest Camp is a traditional overnight camp located in the mountains of Northeastern, PA and looking for a great Fitness Director for the 2017 summer and perhaps beyond! We've had your students work for us in the past and they've been terrific. We're happy to help offer internship credit for those that seek it. A great opportunity for those interested in pursuing a career in health, education, physical education, coaching and/or leadership. 

Below is a brief description of the job as well as a little blurb about us.

Other open positions include: Aquatics Director, Gymnastics Director

Thanks so much!


Fitness Director 
- Management of fitness staff (3)
- Coordination of daily group instruction as well as personal training for children ages 8-16. 
- Create individualized training program for registered campers 
- Oversight of yoga and gymnastics departments 
- Help with special camp athletic events and travel teams

June 19 - Aug. 12th 
Salary Competitive 

To apply. click here. 


Lee Forest Black

Monday, March 6, 2017

Local middle school needs assistant track coaches immediately

Head Track and Field coach at Skyline Middle School is looking for help. They need about 5 students to assist with season beginning March 1, ending May 2. Approximately 92 hours available. Stipend available. Start immediately. Contact:

Anita Adjetey, MA 
7th Grade Counselor, & 5th Grade Counselor
Skyline Middle School
470 Linda Lane
Harrisonburg, VA 22802

540-434-6862  Fax: 540-434-6453

Wediko Summer Program

Do you want a summer internship that is incredibly rewarding, immensely challenging, and paid? The Wediko Summer Program is currently hiring across a range of positions for our therapeutic summer program. Set on 450-acres in rural New Hampshire, Wediko draws students from across the country (and the world) with challenging behaviors and diagnoses.
You would have the opportunity to work hands-on with these students, forming therapeutic relationships and developing clinical programming to best serve their needs. You'll log over 750 hours of supervised clinical hours, all while enjoying the fun of a camp-like environment! Activities, swimming, academic time, and various therapeutic outlets keep our students busy and scheduled every minute of the day - and we want you to be part of it!
Interested in hearing more? Visit for more information.
Ready to apply? Check out the staff application here!
Please do not hesitate to reach out if you have questions about the program, and we hope to see your application soon.
The Wediko Summer Program Team
(617) 292-9200 ||

Rockland Peak Performance Internship - Update

I received this message from Bahram, one of the owners at Rockland Peak Performance, about internship opportunities:

I wanted to bring to your attention that our Summer program is now almost full.  We have only 1 remaining open position for the Summer.  The other 4 summer positions have been filled by students from James Madison, Montclair State, Rowan and Penn State.

We are now also accepting applications for our internship for the fall of 2017. The dates of the fall internship are September through December.  Here is a brief summary of the program:

The RPP Internship Program is a 16-week program that provides you with a comprehensive learning experience that will dramatically improve your coaching skills.  The program is designed to provide you with the opportunity to work in a dynamic and integrated model ranging from sports performance, assisting and coaching high school, collegiate and professional athletes as well as adult group and private training.

As an RPP intern, you would have the opportunity to compliment your hands-on learning experience with participation in our weekly In-Service sessions, which focuses on continuing education in a classroom-style learning environment.  These sessions cover a wide variety of topics.  We work closely with our interns to develop coaching, assessment and program-design skill sets to compliment career aspirations within the fitness industry.

Your can access all the information on our website at:

You can PRINT our application by clicking here (please make sure to sign pages 3 and 4).  In addition, a friendly reminder that, if necessary:


Please feel free to distribute this information and let me know if you have any questions.


Bahram Shirazi
RPP - Internship Director
174 Route 17 North
Sloatsburg, New York 10974
(845) 712-5415

Friday, March 3, 2017

TrueAP - Sports Performance - NoVA metro

I wanted to reach out to you in hopes that you would pass along information about my business and the internship opportunities we offer to college students in a variety of fields, such as athlete training, sports marketing, and business development.
We have been in business since 1997, working out of the Northern Virginia and Western Maryland Areas.
Our internship program has been running successfully since 1999, and in fact, 65% of our current management staff are former interns.
Please click the link below for more information about our company and the program we offer interns and colleges:
    *This is a basic flyer/ info to post on your internship board at school
    *Provides all the information about our company and staff
I would appreciate the opportunity to work with your students. Please email me or call me with any questions!

Thank you for the opportunity,


Rob Rose   President, TrueAP
photoMobile: 703-568-5657