Athletic Trainer

Location
UVA's College at Wise, VA
Posted
May 05, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: Athletic Trainer

Position Type: University Managerial and Professional Staff

Department: UVa's College at Wise

Location: UVa's College at Wise

Posting Date: 05-04-2017

Posting Summary:
The University of Virginia's College at Wise invites applications for an Athletic Trainer. UVa Wise is a four-year, public liberal arts college located in the mountains of southwestern Virginia. This position's primary sport coverage will be determined upon hire, and is responsible for ensuring that student athletes receive proper evaluation, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries; assisting in the supervision of training room facilities; assisting with the College's athletic insurance program; may teach 6 hours each academic year; and other duties as assigned.

A Bachelor's degree in physical education or a related field is required, as well as NATABOC certification, Virginia license, or eligible to receive a Virginia license. Experience with college athletics is preferred. Successful candidates will also possess good communication skills, knowledge of and ability to comply with OSHA standards, the ability to teach courses, the ability to handle insurance claims, and knowledge of athletic injuries, prevention and rehabilitation.

To apply, please visit jobs.virginia.edu and complete an online staff application, attaching a cover letter, resume and contact information for three references. The position will remain open until filled. UVa's College at Wise is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to excellence through diversity.

UVa-Wise is committed to helping the campus community provide for their own safety and security. The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report containing information on campus security and personal safety, including alerts, fire safety, crime prevention tips, and crime statistics is available at www.uvawise.edu/ASR. A copy is available upon request by calling 276-328-0190 or 276-376-3451

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to demonstrate good communication skills; reporting and maintaining accurate inventory; knowledge of and ability to comply with OSHA standards; ability to teach courses; the ability to handle insurance claims; good organizational skills. Knowledge of athletic injuries, prevention and rehabilitation is a must.

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