Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Athletic Training
Old Dominion University, a NCAA Division I member of Conference USA, is accepting applications for the Assistant Athletic Trainer (full-time, 12 month) position. This position will coordinate, supervise, and administer treatments and rehabilitation programs for ODU Women’s Basketball student-athletes. Other duties include: assess individual student-athlete and administer preventative and post-injury treatments/rehabilitation of assigned student-athletes as needed throughout the year; determine needs, and perform emergency first aid techniques and transportation of assigned injured student-athletes as needed; coverage of Women’s Basketball daily practices and home/away games; counsel injured/sick student-athletes and talk to parents of athletes as needed; make medical appointments/tests for injured student-athletes and follow up on results of evaluations/tests by medical providers; supervise field/court setup and breakdown of daily Women’s Basketball practices and games; travel with Women’s Basketball on away trips; maintain good relations with area medical personnel; supervise physician coverage for all home games; maintain accurate and up-to-date injury records, daily treatment records and other medical forms on student-athletes; assist in insurance claim process on injured athletes; supervise the stocking of the first aid and supply travel trunks; coordinate and supervise pre-participation examination of assigned student-athletes; assist in the administration of Athletic Department drug testing program for athletes; coordinate, supervise, and administer treatments and rehabilitation programs for ODU Women’s Golf and Cheerleading & Dance student-athletes; assist the Associate Head Athletic Trainer in the overall operation of the Mitchum Basketball Performance Center and Ted Constant Convocation Center Athletic Training clinics; assist in other tasks as assigned by the Associate Head Athletic Trainer.
Old Dominion University does not discriminate in admissions, treatment, employment or access to its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), political affiliation, veteran status, family medical and genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or disability. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Required Education: Master’s degree. Current NATA-BOC certification. VATA licensed athletic trainer, or eligible. Current American Red Cross or American Heart Association CPR/AED Professional Rescue certification.
Required Qualifications: Demonstrated skill specializing in the care and prevention of injuries and conditions occurring to student-athletes. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Preferred Qualifications: Experience with Division I intercollegiate athletic training experience or related experience as a Women’s Basketball athletic trainer.
Review Date: This position closes on May 20, 2019.
Internal Number: GP563A
About Old Dominion University
Old Dominion University a member of Conference USA.