Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Athletic Training
Reporting to the Director of Athletics, the Athletic Trainer Intern will assist the Head Athletic Trainer with the daily operation of the Sports Medicine Clinic. Responsibilities include prevention, evaluation, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries in all of Southern Wesleyan University’s 19 sports programs, along with practice and event coverage. Applicants must be willing to work weekends, evenings and during scheduled breaks. Sport assignments will not be known until report date. This is a 10-month temporary assignment, classified as salaried, part-time, non-exempt. Salary is $17,000/year. Work schedule averages less than 30 hours/week, August 1 to May 31. There is potential for the assignment to be renewed for an additional year.
1. Mission and Lifestyle Expectations. The university is a Christian liberal arts institution in the Wesleyan-Holiness theological tradition. In light of SWU’s unapologetically Christ-centered mission, all employees are expected to embrace the university’s Statement of Faith, respect its Wesleyan heritage, and adhere to its lifestyle expectations. 2. Physical/Environmental Requirements. Visual acuity necessary to do editorial work, proof documents and manage files. Requires frequent work in an outside environment (athletic events) and ability to sit for periods of time in an interior office environment. Requires travel or work outside of regular work schedule for events or travel. May require infrequent lifting or moving of objects/equipment between 50 to100 pounds, and occasionally items up to 25 pounds. 3. Pre-employment Screening. Employment is contingent on the completion a criminal background screening.
About Southern Wesleyan University
Southern Wesleyan University is a Christ-centered, student-focused learning community devoted to transforming lives by challenging students to be dedicated scholars and servant-leaders who impact the world for Christ.
UNIVERSITY CORE VALUES
•Purpose: A specific calling for a unique role in our world.
•Scholarship: Academic excellence in an innovative faith-centered environment.
•Community: Belonging to a connected and compassionate body of learners.
•Transformation: Christ’s redemptive work in individual and corporate life.
We believe that every individual has a God given purpose, brought to fruition by the sanctifying power of the Holy Spirit and the challenge of scholarship. As we participate in a consecrated community of learners we are continuously transformed into the image of Christ both individually and corporately.
Southern Wesleyan University was originally established in 1906 as the Wesleyan Methodist Bible Institute whose mission was to develop Christian character in its students while giving thorough intellectual training. Now, as a four-year, private, liberal arts college, SWU’s structure and name have changed, but our mission—...to be a Christian community of learners that recognizes God as the source of all truth and wisdom—has remained.