Assistant Athletic Trainer (Specialist 1A)
Job Title: Assistant Athletic Trainer (Specialist 1A)
Job ID: 2019057
Location: Storrs Campus
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
The University of Connecticut is seeking applications for the full-time position of Assistant Athletic Trainer.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Responsibilities will include: day-to-day sports medicine/athletic training operations for baseball and other assigned teams, to include prevention, evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of student-athletes; pre-participation physicals; inventory management of supplies and equipment; maintaining medical records; completing required insurance claims; daily interaction and communication with coaching staff, fellow athletic trainers, and administration; attending team practices and events; supervision of clinical and field experience for athletic training students; other duties as assigned by the Head Athletic Trainer.
Master's degree in related field; Knowledge of NCAA regulations; Certification by the National Athletic Trainers Association; 1 to 2 years of athletic training experience; Current CPR/AED certification; Connecticut Athletic Trainer State license or eligible to receive; Excellent interpersonal, organizational, written and verbal communication skills.
Athletic training experience (within the past two years) at the collegiate level; collegiate or professional baseball athletic training experience; knowledge of manual therapy and rehabilitation.
This is an 11-month appointment subject to annual renewal.
Candidates should submit letter of application, resume, and the names of three professional references to: http://www.jobs.uconn.edu, Staff Positions. Screening of applicants will begin immediately.
Employment of the successful candidate is contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment criminal background check. (Search # 2019057)
This job posting is scheduled to be removed at 11:59 p.m. Eastern time on August 24, 2018.
All employees are subject to adherence to the State Code of Ethics, which may be found at http://www.ct.gov/ethics/site/default.asp.
The University of Connecticut is committed to building and supporting a multicultural and diverse community of students, faculty, and staff. The diversity of students, faculty, and staff continues to increase, as does the number of honors students, valedictorians and salutatorians who consistently make UConn their top choice. More than 100 research centers and institutes serve the University's teaching, research, diversity, and outreach missions, leading to UConn's ranking as one of the nation's top research universities. UConn's faculty and staff are the critical link to fostering and expanding our vibrant, multicultural, and diverse community. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer, UConn encourages applications from women, veterans, people with disabilities, and members of traditionally underrepresented populations.