Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Athletic Training
The mission of the NC State University Department of Athletics is to prepare student-athletes to compete at the highest level and to inspire them to be leaders now and for the future by providing the best environment to achieve their athletic, academic, and personal aspirations as well as providing support for the professional development of our coaches and staff, all within the role of the greater institutional relationships to the University. The Sports Medicine Department is responsible for providing medical care for student-athletes.
Serve as Athletic Trainer in the Department of Athletics for assigned sport(s). Position is responsible for the care of student-athletes, to include prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation of the injured student-athletes under the supervision of the team physician.
Duties and Responsibilities include:
Assisting in operating the athletic training room Ensuring proper use of equipment and facilities by student-athletes Working with Associate Athletics Director for Sports Medicine and the Team Physician in providing comprehensive healthcare to our student-athletes Maintaining medical records on student-athletes to include physical examinations and screenings, insurance information, injury evaluation and treatment records Attending scheduled meetings, team practices, and events, including traveling with assigned team(s) and assist with conflict coverage Providing emergency care when indicated; assists with maintenance of athletic training room equipment; assists with annual physical examinations and drug testing program. Additional duties of the Athletic Trainer will include:
Assisting with preparation of budget requests and managing inventory of supplies for athletic training room operations Interfacing with coaches regarding injured student-athletes Following the NATA Code of Ethics Remaining current on all state and national requirements for certification and licensure Agreeing to comply with all regulatory agency statues, University, ACC, and NCAA bylaws, legislation, and mandates Performing other duties as requested by the Associate Athletics Director for Sports Medicine. Sport assignment may be changed at the discretion of the Associate Athletics Director for Sports Medicine.
Performs other duties as requested by the Associate Athletic Director for Sports Medicine.
Master’s degree required and a minimum of 3 years experience working within a college or professional athletics program.
Excellent interpersonal communication skills.
Experience with Men’s Soccer at the college or professional level.
Required License or Certification:
A valid North Carolina Driver’s License or the ability to obtain one prior to employment.
NATABOC certification is required.
Must be eligible for NC Board of Athletic Training license.
About NC State Athletics
With more than 35,000 students, North Carolina State University is one of the leading land-grant institutions in the nation, committed to playing an active and vital role in improving the quality of life for the citizens of North Carolina, the nation and the world.NC State is consistently ranked among the nation's top 50 public universities and ranked by Princeton Review as a best value for students. Recently, NC State was recognized as one of the Wall Street Journal’s Top 20 “Best colleges and universities,” as ranked by Fortune 500 company job recruiters.In terms of quality of life, Cary, is a suburb to Raleigh in the heart of North Carolina’s Research Triangle and boasts one of the lowest crime rates in the nation. Due to the low crime rate, for the eleventh straight year, Cary is ranked as the safest city in North Carolina and the entire Southeastern United States.