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 a Head Athletic Trainer for Football. The successful candidate will be a person of integrity with high ethical standards and who will exhibit a strict adherence to NCAA, MWC, University and departmental rules and regulations. Salary is commensurate with experience. Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following: Providing and coordinating a high level of athletic healthcare services for the Cowboy Football program to include prevention, evaluation, treatment, and short-term and long-term rehabilitation of athletic injuries; Maintaining accurate and up-to-date health records and proper injury documentation, Coverage of practice and competition for the Cowboy Football program including travel, nights, weekends, holidays, etc.; Collaboration with general medical physician, orthopedic physicians, and other allied healthcare professions and communication with administrators, coaches, and student-athletes regarding student-athlete health status; and Other responsibilities as assigned by area supervisor.
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.
A minimum of three (3) years of full-time post-graduate athletic training experience in Division I (FBS and/or FCS) college or professional (NFL and/or CFL) football.
A minimum of five (5) years of full-time post-graduate athletic training experience in Division I (FBS and/or FCS) college or professional (NFL and/or CFL) football.
Experience with supervising staff.
Experience with successful rehabilitation.
Strong organizational skills.
Demonstrate strong written communication skills.
Demonstrate strong verbal skills.
Those interested should complete the on-line application and upload the following as one document: cover letter, resume and contact information for three work-related references. Applicants should demonstrate on their cover letter or resume, examples of what is indicated under “preferred qualifications.”
Review of resumes and applications will begin immediately. While applications will be accepted until the position is filled, interested applicants are encouraged to submit materials by March 29, 2019 to receive full consideration. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Anticipated start date will be prior to the report date for football summer conditioning which will be the end of May.
The University of Wyoming is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law and University policy. Please see www.uwyo.edu/diversity/fairness
We conduct background investigations for all final candidates being considered for employment. Offers of employment are contingent upon the completion of the background check.
About University of Wyoming
The University of Wyoming is located in Laramie, a town of 30,000 in the heart of the Rocky Mountain West. The state of Wyoming continues to invest in its university, helping to make it a leader in academics, research and outreach. The university has state-of-the-art facilities in many areas and the community provides the advantages of a major university.
Located in a high mountain valley near the Colorado border, Laramie offers both outstanding recreational opportunities and close proximity to Colorado’s Front Range, a bustling group of metropolitan cities including Denver, Boulder, and Fort Collins. This beautiful mountain landscape offers outdoor enjoyment in all seasons, with over 300 days of sunshine annually. For more information about the region, please visit http://visitlaramie.org/The University of Wyoming located in Laramie and nestled on Wyoming's high plains between the Laramie and Snowy Mountain ranges is one of the most unique institutions of higher education in America.