Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Athletic Training
4 Year Degree
The University of Iowa invites applications for an Assistant Athletic Trainer for its football program. The University of Iowa is an NCAA Division I Power Five institution and a member of the Big Ten Conference. The Department of Athletics manages 24 varsity sports programs and related events with a workforce of approximately 225 regular employees and 450 temporary employees. Athletics is a people-centric organization that operates under a “Win. Graduate. Do It Right.” philosophy.
Responsibilities: This position will work closely with the Assistant AD Sports Medicine/Sports Performance and additional athletic training staff, as well as with the team physicians and extended sports medicine staff regarding the care and management of injuries and illnesses. This position will also assist with the supervisory responsibilities and clinical instruction of athletic training students.
Note to Applicant: Please ensure your resume/cover letter illustrates the experience you have that demonstrates the level of proficiency required for the qualifications listed below (working and extensive). For a complete definition of the proficiency levels, please visit: http://hr.uiowa.edu/competencies/proficiency-levels. Three professional references will be requested now and additional references may be requested at a later step in the recruitment process.
Bachelor's degree (or international equivalent) in athletic training or related field is required.
One to three years of experience as a Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC) providing sports medicine coverage for an NCAA athletic team in a comprehensive sports medicine environment.
Board of Certification (B.O.C.) in athletic training is necessary along with eligibility for licensure in the state of Iowa.
Ability to work constructively and collaboratively with individuals of diverse backgrounds.
Master’s degree in athletic training or related field.
One to four years of athletic training experience working with a Division I football program is highly preferred.
Experience working with a large roster of student-athletes
Background as a Preceptor within the past 5 years
Experience working with electronic injury surveillance and medical records programs.
Certification specialties in treatment of soft tissue injuries with manual therapy is highly preferred
Internal Number: 72461
About University of Iowa
The University of Iowa is a Big Ten, nationally ranked research university with 30,000 students located in Iowa City. A vibrant community boasting excellent public schools, safe, comfortable neighborhoods, affordable housing, a highly educated population, and numerous cultural, recreational and sporting opportunities and events contribute to the Iowa City area frequently appearing high on the best-places-to-live listings. Go here to learn more about “Why Iowa?”
The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.