Assistant Athletics Trainer

Jul 14, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Assistant Athletics Trainer

Requisition Number:

Department: 3902712201-Medical Training & Insurance

Position Type:

Position Status: Full-Time

Position Summary:
Athletics. Assists the Head Athletic Trainer in administering programs of injury prevention and injury care for all student athletes and proactively assures maximum safety of all athletics participants.

Essential Functions

  • Provides a comprehensive sports medicine health care program in regards to injury prevention, treatment of injuries and post injury rehabilitation.
  • Compiles and maintains records of athletic injuries/illnesses.
  • Assists in the daily management and operation of the athletic training room.
  • Evaluates undergraduate and graduate athletic training students.
  • Commits to and demonstrates understanding, acceptance and compliance with NCAA and institutional athletic related rules and regulations.

    Georgia Southern University is a Tobacco Free Campus.

    Minimum Education Required:
    Bachelor’s Degree; certified as an Athletic Trainer in the state of Georgia or have the ability to possess licensure.

    Could a level of job-related experience higher than the minimum required for the position substitute for the minimum level of education?: No

    Minimum Experience Required:
    One or more years of related work experience

    Could a level of education higher than the minimum required for the position substitute for the minimum level of job-related experience?: No

    Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
    Effective communication (verbal and written), organization and human relations skills; ability to work well in a diverse environment; proficiency with computer and Microsoft Office Applications software including word processing, spreadsheets, and databases and successful completion of background investigation prior to employment.

    Preferred Education:

    Preferred Experience::

    Salary Range: $47,476

    Job Open Date: 07/13/2017

    Job Closing Date: 8/3/2017

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