Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Athletic Training
4 Year Degree
The Assistant Athletic Trainer for Sports Medicine reports to the Senior Associate Director of Athletics for Sports Medicine and serves as a member of the Sports Medicine Team. This department oversees the Sports Medicine operations for a 16-sport Division 1 athletics program competing in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference.
We would consider December, 2019 graduates for this position.
Reports to the Senior Associate Director of Athletics for Sports Medicine.
Performs daily operations of the athletic training room, home athletic events, away contests.
Responds to athletic medical emergencies and provide immediate care.
Documents injuries and medical records for student-athletes
Utilizes Best Practices and an Evidence Based approach create prevention, rehabilitation and treatment plans for all student-athletes under the supervision of the Senior Associate Director for Sports Medicine.
Completes administrative duties as assigned.
Must have ATC certification in good standing.
Must have valid Athletic Training license in New Jersey or be qualified to obtain a New Jersey License.
Practices and maintain professional conduct in the Athletic Training Field.
Additional duties as assigned by the Senior Associate Director of Athletics for Sports Medicine.
In the performance of their functions as detailed in the position description, employees have an obligation to avoid ethical, legal, financial and other conflicts of interest to ensure that their actions and outside activities do not conflict with their primary employment responsibilities at the institution. Employees are also expected to understand and be in compliance with applicable NCAA, Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference and Saint Peter’s University regulations, for areas and departments with which their essential functions cause them to interact.
Bachelor’s degree required, as well as ATC Certified in the State of New Jersey. Master’s degree preferred. Preferred three to five years of full-time experience in intercollegiate athletics department of sports medicine. Familiarity with policy issues concerning the administration of intercollegiate athletics and higher education preferred. Ability to perform detailed work with accuracy under time pressures.
Candidate must have a clear understanding of NCAA rules and compliance regulations.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills combined with the ability to interact with diverse groups.
Willing to work nights and weekends in support of scheduled events are required.
About Saint Peter's University
Saint Peter's University, 2641 J. F. Kennedy Blvd., Jersey City, NJ 07306, 201-761-7300