Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Athletic Training
Holy Names University (HNU) is announcing an opening in Athletics for Head Athletic Trainer. Under the supervision of the Director of Athletics the Head Athletic Trainer will provide oversight to the University’s athletic training program and provide athletic training services to student-athletes.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF POSITION:
-Provide leadership and administration of HNU Athletics Training Department.
-Supervise staff and graduate assistants in Athletic Training Department.
-Serve as Athletic Trainer for student-athletes in department of Athletics.
-Serve on the Athletics Department Leadership Team.
-Oversee HNU summer camps.
-Assist with department events and game day duties as needed.
-Effectively work with other departments and teams to ensure overall positive outcomes for the department.
QUALIFICIATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:
A Master’s Degree is essential for this position.
Experience working with NCAA is preferred.
Knowledge and adherence to all NCAA rules is essential.
BOCATC Certification, CPR/FPR/AED, or AHA BCS Certifications are required.
Demonstrate an understanding of the core values of Holy Names University and the ability to translate those values into success for Athletics Department.
Excellent communication skills are required.
Sound problem solving and conflict resolution abilities are expected as well as keen understanding of professional distance needed between staff members and athletes.
Willingness to support the Department of Athletics by attending department/institutional events and serving in various roles throughout the year are required.
Ability to teach First Aid and AED/CPR certification training for staff and coaches is highly desired.
For consideration, applicants should submit the Holy Names University staff employment application with a cover letter, resume, letter of interest and the names and contact information of three professional references to email@example.com.
About Holy Names University
Founded in 1868, Holy Names University is one of Oakland, California’s, first institutions, the oldest Catholic University in the East Bay, and the most diverse university in the United States. The campus is located in the Oakland Hills with a panoramic view the San Francisco Bay. HNU is a regional, residential, liberal arts university with 15 undergraduate programs in specific disciplines across the arts and sciences as well as professional undergraduate and graduate programs in business, education and nursing.
Holy Names University offers sports for women in soccer, volleyball, basketball, golf, softball, cross country, track & field and tennis and sports for men in soccer, basketball, golf, cross country, track & field, tennis and baseball. All teams compete in the Pacific West Conference (PacWest) of NCAA Division II. The volleyball and basketball programs practice and compete on campus. The soccer, cross country, tennis, golf, baseball and softball programs practice and compete at facilities located near campus. HNU Athletics serves approximately 200 student athletes annually.
Holy Names University (www.hnu.edu), an Equal Opportunity Employer, is committed to excellence through diversity.