Dir - Sports Performance

Boston, Massachusetts
Jun 24, 2016
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Northeastern University

Dir - Sports Performance


Requisition Number: STFR003043

Division/College: University Health and Counseling

Location: Boston Main Campus

Full-time/Part-time: Full Time


Reporting to the Vice President for Student Affairs and in collaboration with Head Team Physician, the Director of Sports Performance is responsible for the operation of a state of the art combined Athletic Training/ Strength and Conditioning unit providing exceptional care and service to Northeastern university student-athletes. The unit provides assessment, athletic training, and rehabilitation and performance enhancement services for student-athletes. The Director oversees and manages the day-to-day administration of both sports medicine and performance enhancement offices, including: treatment and training documentation, licensure and credentials for staff, and adherence to University and Department policies and procedures. The Director of Sports Performance must be able to effectively communicate with administrators, coaches, student-athletes and others including all University Health and Counseling Services personnel to maintain an open, healthy and safe environment for student-athletes, while providing timely and relevant information to appropriate parties. Assist the Team Physician with administration and implementation of policy and procedures within Sports Medicine and Performance unit.


Masters degree required in Athletic Training or related field.
NATA certification, eligibility for Massachusetts Licensure, and a minimum of five (5) years of athletic training experience in an intercollegiate athletic setting, or Certification in Strength & Conditioning field required with a minimum of five (5) years of experience in Strength & Conditioning coaching.
A minimum of two (2) years of administrative experience required.
More than five (5) years sports performance or athletic training experience in an intercollegiate athletic setting.
Prior teaching experience and advanced clinical/coaching skills are preferred. Strong organizational, communication and interpersonal skills are essential. Must be willing to travel and frequently work nights and weekends.

Additional Information:

To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: Careers@Northeastern

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. Northeastern University particularly welcomes applications from minorities, women and persons with disabilities. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.


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