Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Athletic Training
The College of St. Scholastica is seeking a certified athletic trainer to provide athletic training services to a wide diversity of student-athletes in an athletic or clinical environment. The athletic trainer will perform professional services essential for the successful implementation and development of the athletic training program working within the College’s strong Benedictine heritage and College diversity and inclusion goals. This is a 10-month per year position with full benefits.
Key Responsibilities: • Provides athletic training services to student athletes. • Advises and treats student athletes to maintain physical fitness for participation in athletic competition. • Provides daily treatment and rehabilitation of student-athletes for injuries with referrals to appropriate medical personnel as deemed necessary. • Provides guidance, monitors, reviews, and verifies injury reports and medical records. • Evaluates athletes’ physical condition, response and progress and discusses with appropriate physician; informs coaches of status of athletes’ condition. • Provides medical emergency coverage to injured student athletes at practices and athletic events, as needed; performs first responder duties until appropriate medical assistance can be obtained. • Ensures compliance with internal policies and procedures. • Interfaces with student athletes, staff, coaches, physicians, athletic trainers, and auxiliary medical personnel for counseling purposes and information exchange. • Maintains a variety of records; makes periodic and special reports of work performed. • Ensures proper functioning, maintenance and cleanliness of athletic training facility and equipment; coordinates modality calibrations; monitors emergency equipment function; corrects any deficiencies; sanitizes athletic training facilities as required. • Stays informed of developments in field; reads pertinent literature, attends meetings and educational classes and participates in professional associations as appropriate. • Contributes to the efficiency and effectiveness of the department’s service to its customers by offering suggestions and directing or participating as an active member of a work team.
Must be a graduate of a BOC recognized Athletic Training Program. AED/CPR certification within six months of date of employment, BOC- Board of Certification for the Athletic Trainer, and Minnesota Board of Medical Practice, License or eligible are required qualifications.
Preferred Qualifications include a Master’s Degree, advanced athletic training skills, knowledge of learning disabilities and sensitivity to working with and developing effective treatment plans for athletes with learning disabilities.
For more information and to apply, visit www.csshrjobs.com. The College of St. Scholastica is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to creating an educational and work environment that is rich in diversity, inclusive and supportive of all students, faculty and staff.
About The College of St. Scholastica
The College of St. Scholastica is a thriving independent private college with its main campus overlooking Lake Superior in Duluth, extended campuses throughout Minnesota and vibrant online programs that attract learners from around the world. Since 1912, The College of St. Scholastica (CSS) has been preparing students for responsible living and meaningful work by emphasizing the Catholic Benedictine values upon which it was founded. The College serves an enrollment of over 4,000 students in undergraduate and graduate degree programs throughout six schools— nursing, arts and letters, business and technology, education, health sciences, and sciences. U.S. News & World Report consistently ranks CSS among the best colleges and universities in the region for academic excellence and in 2018 Money magazine included St. Scholastica as a top “best colleges for your money” based on educational quality, affordability and alumni earnings.
For more information and to apply, visit www.csshrjobs.com. The College of St. Scholastica is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to creating an educational and work environment that is rich in diversity, inclusive and supportive... of all students, faculty and staff. Individuals from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. While there is no religious requirement, we are interested in individuals who value and support the rich Catholic Benedictine heritage of the College of St. Scholastica.