Salary and Terms: Probationary, full time position. Salary placement is based on evaluation of experience. MSUAASF Range B. Multiple positions may be filled.
Appointment Date: October 1, 2021 or a date to be negotiated
Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin ASAP and will continue until the position is filled.
Position Description: The Assistant Athletic Trainer provides athletic training services for the athletic department. Promotes health, conditioning and physical well-being of student athletes; provides first aid; promotes injury prevention, and facilitates rehabilitation programs. The assistant is required to perform many of these duties without direct supervision.
A Master’s degree in athletic training, health science, or related field required.
NATA-BOC Certified Athletic Trainer in good standing.
CPR and First Aid Certified
Demonstrated commitment or proven strategies for fostering a diverse and inclusive environment; demonstrated ability or proven strategies to teach and work with persons from diverse backgrounds.
Two (2) years post-BOC Certification experience.
Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work with a diverse group of people.
Experience with acute and/or chronic injuries and rehabilitation.
Southwest Minnesota State University is one of seven universities in the Minnesota State system. SMSU gives highest priority to excellence in teaching and preparing students to be lifelong learners through quality undergraduate and graduate teaching/advising and close student/faculty relationships. Its mission, dating back to 1967, provides access to university-level programs in liberal arts & professional studies. The University has a special commitment to the educational needs of the people in its service region reflected through its curricula, cultural programs, diversity of staff and students, cooperative relationships with the public and private sectors, and regional institutions. The 216-acre campus encompasses 24 modern, interconnected, and accessible buildings. Marshall (pop. 13,000) is the hub of a rich agricultural area and offers a variety of cultural, recreational and educational opportunities.
Application Data: Letter of application addressing position qualifications, resume, and transcripts must be attached to your application. Complete the online application process at https://smsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/1601 to apply for the position. Additional information on Southwest Minnesota State University can be found at: www.SMSU.edu
Southwest Minnesota State University is a member of the Minnesota State System and is an equal opportunity educator and employer. The University is committed to affirmative recruitment and encourages applications from women, persons of color, and persons with disabilities. Applicants must be able to lawfully accept employment in the United States. Requests for reasonable accommodation of a disability during the application and/or interview process should be made to the Affirmative Action Office, 507-537-6208. For TTY communications, contact Minnesota Relay Service at 1-800-627-3529. This vacancy notice is available in alternative format upon request.