Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Athletic Training
4 Year Degree
The Assistant Athletic Trainer will be responsible for the day-to-day sports medicine/athletic training operations for the track and field, Cross Country teams; to include prevention, evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of student-athletes; pre-participation physicals; maintaining medical records; completing required insurance claims; daily interaction and communication with coaching staff, athletic trainers, and administration; attending team practices and events; manage functional movement assessments, corrective exercises, and injury prevention programming; assisting with administrative duties; and performing other duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training, or related field/concentration required. Minimum of two (2) years of experience as a certified Athletic Trainer providing health care for intercollegiate and/or professional athletes required. Strong organization, administrative and communication skills. Maryland board of M.D. licensing or eligibility.
Preferred Qualifications: Master’s degree in a related field preferred. Previous athletic training experience with track and field and or cross country athletes preferred. Experience with assessment and interpretation of relevant preventive screening and recovery practices for track and field athletes preferred.
Internal Number: 124219
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