Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Athletic Training
4 Year Degree
The Senior Associate Athletic Trainer for Football will work under the medical supervision of the head team physician and is responsible assisting the Head Football Athletic Trainer with the day-to-day sports medicine/athletic training operations, athlete-centered health care services, and facility coordination for the Gossett Athletic Training Facility. Duties include prevention, evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of student-athlete injuries and illnesses; pre-participation physical organization; maintaining medical records; completing required insurance claims; daily interaction and communication with coaching staff, team physicians, staff athletic trainers, recruits and administration; attending team practices and events; staff management of assistant athletic trainers and students; and manages injury prevention programming. Assist the Head Football Athletic Trainer with performing other duties as assigned.
To Apply: Submit applications electronically at https://ejobs.umd.edu. Search for position number 100141. For best consideration applications should include (1) cover letter, (2) resume, and (3) names and contact information of at least three references. More information on Maryland Athletics can be found at www.umterps.com.
Best Consideration Date: Apply by March 18, 2019.
The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited athletic training educational program degree or related field. Current National Board of Certification (BOC) for Athletic Trainers, CPR and AED Certification for healthcare workers by an accredited organization, Current or eligible State of Maryland Athletic Trainer Licensure. Possess a valid driver’s license.
Five (5) years of experience as a certified athletic trainer in collegiate or professional sport organization. One (1) year of supervisory experience.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Strong communication, organizational, administrative, and teamwork skills. Experience providing health care services for college or professional athletes. Ability to work a flexible work schedule to include some evenings, weekends and holidays.
Master’s degree from an accredited athletic training educational program degree or related field. Preference working Division I FBS or NFL Football; NHL or NCAA Ice Hockey; or NCAA Lacrosse. Preference with manual therapy techniques and advanced clinical skills.
Internal Number: 100141
About University of Maryland-College Park
The University of Maryland is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities and is located on a beautiful campus located eight miles north of the nation's capital in College Park, which was recently rated "Best place to Raise Kids in Maryland" by Bloomberg.com. The campus is also near Columbia, Maryland, which was listed as the #2 “Best Place to Live” by Money Magazine. The Athletic Program has won 20 national championships over the last 15 years and is a charter member of the Big Ten Conference. Currently, 78 of the University's academic programs are ranked in their respective Top 25 nationally.