Optimum Internships

Internship Overview:

An internship at Optimum will dramatically improve your skills as a coach. Our internship is a real life, learn-by-doing experience. During your internship, you will coach middle school, high school, and collegiate athletes, observe and assist with professional athletes. Interns are asked to work a minimum of 15 hours per week throughout the duration of their program. Majority of internship hours will be during the afternoon and evening. (Pre-requisite: CPT/CPR/AED)

Expectations of Applicants:

  • Be competent teaching foam rolling, dynamic warm-ups, and mobility work
  • Understand and be knowledgeable of training techniques.                                            
  • Daily setup and clean-up of gym
  • Present yourself in a professional manner and be comfortable interacting with clients, athletes, and parents
  • Be eager to learn and develop as a coach
  • Be positive and contribute to a positive training environment

Internship Schedule:

  • *Winter: January 2 to March 12 (4 positions) Application Deadline December 1s
  • Spring’: March 14 to May 30 (4 positions) Application Deadline February 1st
  • Summer: June 8 to August 20 (4 positions) Application Deadline April 1st
  • Fall: September 3 to December 20 (4 positions) Application Deadline August 1st

If you are interested in any internship positions, please email a brief essay of why you would like to intern along with a copy of your resume to