Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Athletic Training
4 Year Degree
Job Description: Position: Full time, 9 month administrative position reporting to Director of Athletics. Annual appointment runs from August 15-May 31.
Duties: The Assistant Athletic Trainer will be responsible for assisting with organization and administration of all aspects of the Athletic Training program. Responsibilities include administering injury/illness prevention, recognition, evaluation, management, treatment, disposition, and rehabilitation for student-athletes participating in the intercollegiate athletic programs; enforcing health care policies and procedures regarding medical insurance, physical examinations, and related activities for student-athletes; communicating with coaches, health care professionals, administrators, and student-athletes; and providing health care services specifically to designated sports and in general to all student-athletes. Additional administrative duties to be determined.
Position Requirements: Bachelor's degree in athletic training, NYS certified or eligible; current 1st Aid, CPR, and AED certification required; NATA, BOC certification; Master's degree and experience in a collegiate athletic training environment is preferred. Strength and Conditioning certification or experience is a plus. New graduates are encouraged to apply.
About The Sage Colleges
The Sage Colleges is a dynamic, comprehensive college of approximately 2,900 students. Through a strong liberal education curriculum and progressive academic programs, The Sage Colleges serves traditional students and working professionals who pursue bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees on campuses in Troy and Albany, NY. The Sage Colleges also offers online programs. Founded in 1916 as a "School of Practical Arts," Russell Sage College has consistently been ranked in the top ten colleges in the Northeast by U.S. News & World Report. Sage has also been recognized as a "New York College of Distinction" for the third year in a row.