Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Athletic Training
The Assistant Athletic Trainer reports to the Head Athletic Trainer. The Assistant Athletic Trainer will assist in the management and daily operations of the Athletic Training Room in all areas associated with supporting the College’s twenty (20) Intercollegiate Athletic Teams. The Assistant Athletic Trainer is expected to perform the duties and responsibilities of this role at all times in a fashion that supports the College’s commitment to creating an inclusive college of academic excellence where a variety of people and perspectives are welcome, and to providing an environment where people from all races, ethnicities, national origins, genders, sexual orientations and backgrounds may succeed.
Duties include but are not limited to: • Assess and report the progress of recovering athletes to physicians, therapist, Athletic Trainer and coaches. • Collaborate with physicians, therapist and Head Athletic Trainer and coaches to develop and implement comprehensive rehabilitation programs for athletic injuries. • Perform general administrative tasks, such as keeping records, insurance reports or writing care reports. • Assist in planning and implementing comprehensive athletic injury or illness prevention programs. • Instruct coaches, athletes, parents, medical personnel, or community members in the care and prevention of athletic injuries. • Comply with all federal and state laws regarding the confidentiality of student records. • Maintain a sound knowledge of competencies and treatment techniques as an Athletic Trainer, under the supervision of the Head Athletic Trainer including modalities trained to assist in the rehabilitation and prevention of injuries. • Assist in maintenance of equipment and ensures the department has adequate supplies, linens, training kits, etc. to carry out its function. • Other related projects, duties and responsibilities may be assigned as deemed necessary.
Bachelor’s degree • Current NATABOC certification • CPR / AED certified • Experience in an intercollegiate athletics setting. • Must be able to work with a diverse group of people, in intense or emergency medical situations. • Must be able to meet continuing education requirements as mandated. • Must be able to satisfy the athletic event schedule for travel and work on weekends and evenings.
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