Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Athletic Training
The University of Wyoming, a Division I member of the NCAA and a member of the Mountain West Conference (MWC), has a full-time opening for an Assistant Athletic Trainer. Primary sports coverage will be for the Cowboy and Cowgirl Track and Field and Cross Country programs and may include coverage of other sports as assigned by the Director of Sports Medicine. The successful candidate will be a person of integrity with high ethical standards and exhibit a strict adherence to NCAA, MWC, University and departmental rules regulations. Salary is commensurate with experience. Anticipated start date of June 1, 2018.
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Pursuant to Wyoming State law, W.S. 19-14-102, as amended, an honorably discharged veteran who has been a resident of the state of Wyoming for one (1) year or more at any time prior to the date when the veteran applies for employment, or any surviving spouse who was married to such veteran at the time of the veteran’s death, who is receiving federal survivor benefits based on the veteran’s military service and is applying for employment, shall receive an interview preference during the applicant screening process with the University of Wyoming. At the time of application the applicant must possess the business capacity, competency, education or other qualifications required for the position. If disabilities do not materially interfere with performance of job duties, disabled veterans will be given preference over able-bodied veterans. Appropriate documentation of veteran status must be provided at time of application as outlined in the application process. No preference will be given to a veteran currently employed by a public department.
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A Master’s degree in athletic training, health science, or related field required.
Current National Athletic Trainer’s Board of Certification (NATABOC) and CPR/AED certifications and eligibility for Wyoming state licensure required.
Knowledge of EMR and injury tracking software required (HealtheAthlete preferred).
Experience with collegiate track and field and cross country. Experience with upper extremity sports and rehabilitation. Experience working with male and female coaches and student-athletes. Experience with instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization (i.e. Graston, HawkGrips, etc.) Experience with budgeting and medical supply ordering. Strong organizational and communication skills.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with experience.
Internal Number: 9416
About University of Wyoming
The University of Wyoming located in Laramie and nestled on Wyoming's high plains between Laramie and the Snowy Mountain Range. It is one of the most unique institutions of higher education in America.
The University of Wyoming is the only provider of baccalaureate and graduate education in a state of some one-half million people and 98,000 square miles.
Combining major-university benefits and small-school advantages, we offer our students a truly unique and quality educational experience. UW stands at the forefront in the exploration of emerging technologies and concepts, giving our students the types of hands-on involvement and one-on-one attention rarely found at other colleges and universities. And we also continue to be recognized nationally as one of the best values in higher education.