Staff Athletic Trainer
Staff Athletic Trainer
Position Number: 53060487
Benefits Eligible: No
Campus Location: Dahlonega
Job Close Date: 06/30/2017
General Summary: The University of North Georgia is currently accepting applications for a Staff Athletic Trainer. The Staff Athletic Trainer will be responsible for coverage of athletic practices, games, rehabilitation, pre and post practice set up and break down and any other responsibility that has to do with the assigned team/school for which they are contracted. The athletic staff trainer will play a major role in the clinical learning experience of UNG Athletic Training students as their supervisors in the clinical setting.
Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of over 18,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.
Job Duties & Responsibilities: The Staff Athletic Trainer will:
- Athletic Coverage for the University or Appointed high school
- Medical record keeping for injuries and rehabilitation
- Supervision of clinical experience for athletic training students
- Rehab and preventative medicine and injury evaluations
- Assistance with labs and clinical skills in the classroom setting as indicated by course need
Certifications/Licenses & Minimum Requirements:
- Bachelor's degree
- Certified Athletic Trainer; Georgia Licensed Athletic Trainer
Required Documents: Cover Letter, Resume/Curriculum Vitae
Special Instructions to Applicants: Please submit contact information for three professional references.
Employer Information: All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by the University of North Georgia in its sole discretion. The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.
We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.
The University of North Georgia is committed to providing equal opportunity to all qualified applicants without discrimination at the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, disability or handicap as a matter of college policy and as required by applicable state and federal laws.