Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Athletic Training, Sports Medicine - Strength & Conditioning
4 Year Degree
Located 36 miles east of Atlanta on Emory University’s original campus, Oxford College www.oxford.emory.edu invites applications for an Athletic Trainer (requisition 20879).
•Under the direct supervision of the Head Athletic Trainer, consults, when appropriate, with the Director of Athletics and the Director of Student Health.
•Coordinates the delivery of sports medicine services to all varsity athletes.
•Oversees all athletic training needs for four intercollegiate teams.
•Obtains medical pre-clearance information from all freshmen and transfer student athletes; ensures pre-season physical exams are completed.
•Educates coaches, athletes and parents on injury prevention techniques.
•Develops and implements emergency action plans. Assesses varsity and non-varsity injuries and refers athletes for appropriate treatment.
•Coordinates the management of documentation and obtaining of medical records with the Athletic Director.
•Coordinates communication with athletes, coaches, parents and physicians.
•Observes assessments conducted by physicians, as appropriate. Refers athletes to outside specialists when necessary.
•Assists the Athletic Director with the management of the varsity athletic injury insurance account and with the inventory and purchasing of athletic training supplies; coordinates medical coverage for varsity practices and competitions.
•Ensures compliance with OSHA, NATA and NCAA/NJCAA medical recommendations and guidelines.
•Manages the development and implementation of treatment and rehabilitation protocols.
•Attends all home varsity games.
•Performs related responsibilities as required.
One of Emory University's four schools partnering in undergraduate education, Oxford College provides 950 first- and second-year students of high academic profile an intensive liberal-arts program for the first two years of their Emory bachelor’s degree. We are interested in candidates with a commitment to working with a remarkably diverse student body in an inclusive learning community. Applications from women and historically underrepresented minorities are particularly welcome. For more information about Oxford College and for a full listing of open positions, visit http://oxford.emory.edu/hiring
This is a 10-month position, paid over 12 months.
In addition, the Athletic Trainer (Oxford) develops, administers and implements strength and conditioning programs for varsity athletes. Designs, organizes, administers, supervises and implements off-season, pre-season, and in-season sport-specific strength and conditioning programs for varsity athletes. Increases the athletic ability and performance of student-athletes. Motivates student-athletes to strive to achieve their highest potential, keeping in mind their various skill levels. Develops regimens to prevent injuries. Maintains appropriate records for each sport/athlete. Coordinates strength and conditioning programs with related rehabilitation activities developed by athletic trainers. Administers pre-season and off-season fitness evaluations. Develops and enforces appropriate safety procedures. Ensures compliance with NJCAA and NCAA policies and regulations, including NCAA policies on banned substances. Performs related responsibilities as required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A bachelor's degree. A master's degree and NATABOC preferred; eligible for State of Georgia license
• 3 years of related experience preferred, including administrative/management experience
EEO/AA/Individuals with Disabilities/Veteran Employer
Internal Number: 20879
About Oxford College of Emory University
One of Emory University's four schools partnering in undergraduate education, Oxford College provides 950 first- and second-year students of high academic profile an intensive liberal-arts program for the first two years of their Emory bachelor’s degree. We are interested in candidates with a commitment to working with a remarkably diverse student body in an inclusive learning community. Applications from women and historically underrepresented minorities are particularly welcome.