The Department of Athletics is seeking a highly motivated, dedicated professional for the position of Athletic Trainer.
Bradley University is a top-ranked, private university in Peoria, Illinois, offering 5,400 undergraduate and graduate students the opportunities, choices and resources of a larger university and the personal attention and exceptional learning experience of a smaller university. Bradley offers a comprehensive array of undergraduate and graduate academic programs in business, communications, education, engineering, fine arts, health sciences, liberal arts and sciences, and technology. The University is located on an 85-acre campus in the largest metropolitan area in central Illinois.
This full-time, twelve-month position will coordinate medical care and comprehensive athletic training services and coverage for baseball (but other sport experience may apply) and other duties as assigned by the Associate Athletic Director; perform administrative duties as assigned; maintain comprehensive records of athletic injuries and treatments, formulate effective therapeutic treatment and rehabilitation plans; make referrals to interact regularly with team physicians, coaching, and administrative staff.
A Bachelor’s degree required; a Master’s degree preferred. NATA/BOC certification and current CPR/AED/First Aid certification is required and candidates must be eligible for an Illinois state license. The successful candidate must possess excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills and demonstrate sensitivity to cultural differences. Proficiency with computer applications; general office software and knowledge of and adherence to NCAA, Missouri Valley Conference rules and regulations as well as a willingness to embrace and model the mission and core values of Bradley Athletics are required. The successful candidate must be willing and able to work irregular hours and weekends and possess and maintain a valid driver’s license.
To ensure full consideration, qualified candidates should submit a cover letter addressing their philosophy and professional goals as an athletic trainer, a resume and complete contact information for three professional references including phone numbers. Please submit all materials at the time of initial application.
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A confidential review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Employment with Bradley University is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of a criminal background check.
Bradley University is a top-ranked, private university in Peoria, Illinois, offering nearly 6,000 undergraduate and graduate students opportunities, choices, and resources to build their futures. Innovation, action, and collaboration drive Bradley students to generate ideas and create solutions that remake the world around them. Our comprehensive array of undergraduate and graduate academic programs includes business, communications, education, engineering, fine arts, health sciences, liberal arts and sciences, and technology.
Bradley University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. The administration, faculty and staff are committed to attracting qualified candidates from underrepresented groups.
ALL students, faculty, and staff MUST have received their second dose of a two dose COVID-19 vaccine series or a single dose COVID-19 vaccine.
The ONLY exceptions to this will be:
Those who receive a medical or religious exemption for vaccination.
Those faculty and staff who are working entirely remotely and who will not be on campus. However, please note, individual programs may require you to be vaccinated to meet their requirements.
We recognize the challenges and need for clarity in this ever-changing environment. Please visit the Bradley Unite website for full policy details.