Under the supervision of the Assistant Director for Intramural and Club Sports, this position will provide care, treatment and medical referrals for injuries sustained during a Club Sports program, Intramural program, or open recreation activity. Position Specific Responsibilities:
Conduct an initial assessment of an athlete’s injury or illness in order to provide emergency or continued care, and to determine whether they should be referred to physicians for definitive diagnosis and treatment.
Evaluate athletes’ readiness to play, and provide participation clearances when necessary and warranted.
Responsible for the upkeep, maintenance, and repairs of all athletic training equipment.
Maintain appropriate documentation of all injuries and illnesses for Club Sport athletes.
Responsible for the management of the Campus Recreation and Student Facilities Concussion Protocol.
Oversee the ordering of supplies and equipment pertaining to the athletic training room and maintain an up to date inventory.
Provide coverage and point of contact responsibilities for home Club Sport events and tournaments.
Travel, as necessary, to local and national Club Sports events throughout the Fall and Spring semesters.
Maintain current knowledge of skills and standards of practice in the field of Athletic Training as established by NATA and other recognized organizations.
Perform other duties as assigned or requested.
Minimum two years’ experience in Athletic Training, preferably in a collegiate setting.
Demonstrated knowledge in the areas of physical therapy techniques, medical terminology as it relates to follow-up care, human physiology and anatomy, and concussion management.
Exemplary communication skills (both written and oral) evidenced by background in preparing comprehensive reports and executive summaries incorporating complex, highly technical information.
Ability to work evenings and weekends as playing and practice season schedule dictates.
Ability to lift 25lbs with appropriate accommodation.
NATA, CPR, and First Aid Certification
Internal Number: 0180526
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