Top Reasons to Work for Kent State Athletics (in no particular order):
Kent State is the reigning champion of the Mid-American Conference Institutional Academic Award (top overall program GPA in the conference).
Kent is a great college town, centrally located and easily drivable to major league sporting events and major cities. Kent is 37.9 miles from Cleveland, and 101.2 miles from Pittsburgh. Kent is also 14.7 miles from Cuyahoga Valley National Park.
Kent State is one of only 15 four-year public universities in the nation and is the only Ohio public university to receive the 2021 "Great College to Work For" designation.
Kent State Athletics is truly a #FlashFamily in every sense of the word.
Kent State Athletics has a state-of-the-art athletic training room! Highlight the link & right click to open in your browser to see inside: https://youtu.be/6yVRasfBP7M
Back to back Jacoby Award Titles (awarded to the Top Women’s Athletic Department in the MAC)
5 Mid-American Conference Championships won in the 2021-2022 seasons
Kent, Ohio has many fun festivals throughout the year including the Kent Beatlefest, the American Roots Music Festival, the Kent Craft Beer Festival, Main Street Kent’s Art & Wine Festival, the Kent Heritage Festival, the Kent Blues Festival, Main Street Kent Oktoberfest, the Kent International Festival and the Wizardly World of Kent.
Assist in the medical supervision of student athletes and in monitoring the safety of equipment and procedures. Provide administrative support. Reports to Associate Athletic Director for Sports Medicine. Position responsibilities will be determined off of candidates’ experiences and strengths. Possible assignments could be Wrestling/Football or Field Hockey/Lacrosse.
Master's degree in related field and one year of experience as a Certified Athletic Trainer -OR- Bachelor’s degree in related field and ten years’ experience as a Certified Athletic Trainer.
Must be able to work nontraditional hours, including evenings and weekends, and to travel for away games.
Certification from Board of Certification (BOC). Ohio Licensed Athletic Trainer or eligibility to obtain Ohio Athletic Trainer License.