Date: December 7, 2018
Title: Assistant Athletic Trainer
Description: Hartwick College is seeking to fill two full-time Assistant Athletic Trainer positions. The College offers 19 sports at the NCAA Division III level including football. This is a 10-month, annually renewable position beginning when filled.
Responsibilities: The Assistant Athletic Trainer is responsible for assisting the head athletic trainer with management of Hartwick College’s comprehensive Sports Medicine program. They will assist with the provision of athletic training services including prevention, care, and rehabilitation; provide medical care during practices, home contests, and selected away competitions; assist with the supervision of student assistants; and work cooperatively with the team physician(s), Director of College Health Services, and coaches for the health and welfare of all student-athletes participating on the College’s sanctioned athletic teams.
The position will also include responsibilities teaching the Sports Health and Responding to Emergency & CPR class in the College’s physical education program.
This position will also include additional responsibilities as assigned by the Head Athletic Trainer and/or Director of Athletics.
- Master’s Degree – Master of Education, Master of Science
- Collegiate Athletic Training Experience
- College Teaching Experience
- Bachelor’s Degree
- National Athletic Trainer’s Association Board of Certification (NATABOC)
- First-Aid and Professional Rescuer CPR/AED certified
- NYS Athletic Trainer licensure or eligible.
- Professional Strength and Conditioning certification preferred. (CSCS preferred)
- First-Aid/CPR instructor certification preferred. (American Red Cross preferred)
- Must have a valid driver’s license and be insurable through the College.
Candidates should possess excellent organizational, interpersonal, time management, and both written and verbal communication skills. Candidates must be a role model and leader while in the Athletic Training areas. The ability to multitask and handle a job with ongoing daily changes and basic supervisory skills a plus. General computer skills required including Microsoft software (Word, Office, Excel, etc.). Must have a thorough understanding and working knowledge of NCAA regulations as they relate to sports medicine.