A comprehensive university with a strong liberal arts foundation, Longwood has a distinctive mission to develop citizen leaders who are prepared to make positive contributions to the common good of society. Founded in 1839, Longwood is the third-oldest public university in Virginia.
Longwood is part of the proud tradition of higher education in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Roughly one hour's drive from Charlottesville, Lynchburg, and Richmond, Longwood is located in the historic two-college community of Farmville. Longwood currently has approximately 4,800 undergraduate and graduate students and more than 37,000 alumni. It maintains affiliations with the neighboring Robert Russa Moton Museum of civil rights history and the Longwood Center for Visual Arts, a nationally accredited university art museum. A member of the Big South Conference, Longwood competes at the NCAA Division I level.
Longwood University invites qualified applicants to apply for the position of Seasonal Athletic Trainer in the Athletics department. The Certified Athletic Trainer Intern is responsible for working with team physicians and the Director of Sports Medicine within the guidelines set forth by the NATA, NCAA, and the Commonwealth of Virginia to ensure the health and welfare of Longwood University intercollegiate and club sport athletes.
Design/modify appropriate individual rehab of post-surgical/post-injury conditions; Instruct athletes on proper mechanics with rehabilitation exercises
Evaluation for biomechanical issues and instruct the student-athlete on corrections
Transport student-athletes to appointments for athletic injuries
Primary sports coverage will be based on experience (could be, but not limited to: club sports, golf, tennis, cross country, women's lacrosse, field hockey, men's soccer, etc.)
Bachelor's degree required
BOC certification as an athletic trainer required and eligibility for a Virginia State License
CPR and AED certification
Valid driver's license; must meet Longwood University's criteria for driving institution owned vehicle
This is a part-time, Covid temporary wage, non-exempt position in a pay band 1. Position limited to an average of 29 hours per week and 1500 hours maximum per work year. However, this person will be employed only through May 2021. Commonwealth of Virginia benefits do not accompany this position. A successful criminal background investigation is required. AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service alumni are encouraged to apply.
In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Longwood University will provide, if requested, reasonable accommodations to applicants in need of accommodations in order to provide access to the application and/or interview process. You are not required to note the presence of a disability on your application. If, however, you require accommodations in the application and/or interview process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at 434-395-2074 or email@example.com.
The Annual Fire and Security Report(s) include campus security information, campus fire statistics, safety procedures, and provides statistics for criminal and disciplinary offenses. The report(s) are provided annually in compliance with the Clery Act and the Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA). Longwood University's Annual Safety and Security report and the Annual Fire Safety report is available at: http://www.longwood.edu/media/police/public-site/2019-annual-security-and-fire-report.pdf. A hard copy of the Annual Security and Fire Safety reports and/or a copy of the Fire Log are maintained at the Longwood Police Office and will be provided upon request.
A diversified workforce is an important part of our strategic plan. EOE/AA
Review of applications will begin immediately. Position will be posted a minimum of five business days, position posted 1/29/2021. To apply for this position, qualified applicants must complete the online application with the option to attach a resume, cover letter, and/or other documents. Link to apply: https://longwood.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=127923