Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Athletic Training
Buena Vista University, a member of the Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (IIAC) and NCAA Division III, seeks qualified applicants for the position of Head Athletic Trainer. This is a full time, exempt 10-month position.This position is responsible for the overall management of athletic training room operations with oversight of sports medicine coverage of all intercollegiate varsity sports, cheer and dance.Responsibilities include coordinating the care, prevention, and treatment of athletic injuries to student-athletes in all sports programs. Arrange for injury and illness treatment by team physicians and other medical personnel as necessary. Maintain complete, accurate, and detailed medical records for all student-athlete injuries. Hire, train, and supervise full-time employees and graduate assistants. Coordinate and schedule clinical assignments; practice, contest, and general athletic training room coverage. Additional duties include clinical supervision of athletic training students within CAATE-accredited ATEP, with the possibility of occasional teaching responsibilities and serve as the on-record Athletics Healthcare Administrator with the NCAA.A Master’s Degree in Athletic Training or a closely related field; NATA-BOC Certified, 3+ years of athletic training experience; eligible for Iowa licensure; and hold and maintain current CPR/First Aid/Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) Certification is required. Five years of athletic training experience, collegiate level experience, preceptor training, knowledge of CAATE standards and guidelines, teaching and student clinical supervision experience is preferred. A background check will be conducted on the final candidate. To apply please complete the following items:•An electronic application at www.bvu.edu/hr, and •Send a cover letter and resume to Human Resources one of three ways.Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgMail to: Buena Vista University, Human Resources Department, 610 W. 4th St., Storm Lake, IA 50588Fax: 712-749-1449 EOE/ADA/Smoke-Free Employer
Buena Vista University in Storm Lake, Iowa is a regionally acclaimed four-year university providing a comprehensive curricular and co-curricular experience for its student body that relentlessly focuses on learning through innovative and imaginative programs. With an enrollment of 800 full-time residential students, the school is located on the shores of Storm Lake in the ethnically diverse community.