Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Athletic Training
ASSISTANT ATHLETIC TRAINER FULL-TIME, 11 MONTHS ATHLETIC DEPARTMENT
FUNCTION: Reporting to the Assistant Athletic Director for Sports Medicine provides health care for the University’s intercollegiate sports teams.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND RELATED DUTIES:
Assist in supervision of athletic training room operation. Provide athletic training services to student athletes. -Injury evaluation, treatment, rehabilitation, and referral -Responsible for accurate medical record keeping -Responsible for direct communication with coaches, athletic administrators, and other health care providers.
Provide event and practice coverage as assigned by the Head Athletic Trainer including travel and work on evenings and weekends. -Specific team assignments will be made by the Head Athletic Trainer according to abilities and interests as well as staff needs.
Supervision of athletic training students in the Whitworth University athletic training education program.
Compliance with OSHA standards relative to the athletic training room.
Coordination of athletic training coverage for Whitworth sport summer camps.
C.Other related duties as assigned
Qualifications, Skills and Abilities:
Master's degree in a related field.
Certified as an athletic trainer by the Board of Certification (BOC).
Washington State Athletic Training Licensure or eligible prior to start.
Clinical athletic training experience at the collegiate level highly valued.
Preceptor experience within an accredited ATEP desired.
Availability and willingness to travel and work some weekends and evenings as required.
The physical ability to move and carry large heavy objects.
Ability to work with confidential information.
Ability to lift up to 60 pounds with help.
Demonstrated supervisory ability desirable.
Basic computer skills including Excel and MS Word required.
A personal commitment to the Christian faith.
The ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with faculty, staff, and students.
Demonstrated awareness and commitment to effectively establishing relationships and positive communications across multiple dimensions of diversity including, but not limited to race, gender, physical limitations, class or religious perspectives.
A commitment to the educational mission of Whitworth as a Christian liberal-arts university affiliated with the Presbyterian Church.
Background check and post-offer physical required.
The following documents are required to complete the online application form:
A letter of interest that relates your education and experience to the qualifications of the position.
The names, addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses of three academic/professional references.
A one-page document describing your personal commitment to the Christian faith.
Whitworth complies with all federal, state, and local nondiscrimination laws that are applicable to religious nonprofit institutions and does not engage in unlawful discrimination based on race, color, national origin, age, sex, or disability. With our commitment to building a diverse community, the university encourages applications from populations underrepresented at Whitworth including members of racial/ethnic communities, women, and persons with disabilities
ABOUT WHITWORTH UNIVERSITY:
Founded in 1890, Whitworth has been consistently ranked among the top regional colleges and universities in the West. In its strong liberal arts undergraduate education and graduate programs, Whitworth combines the Christian heritage of the University, its commitment to academic rigor and its long-standing orientation toward human service. A community of Christian scho...lars carries out the university’s mission “to provide its diverse student body an education of the mind and heart.”