Athletic Trainer

Job description

Job location: University Campus


Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2019-08-13
Req: R2674
Job Description Summary

Daily evaluation and care of student-athletes who have been injured or are rehabilitating from injury.

Job Description

Duties and Tasks:   

Evaluation and treatment of athletic injuries.

Track and document injuries and insurance for student records.

Work with physicians on care required beyond the scope of the trainer.

Supervise rehabilitation of the student athletes, assist in drug testing of the student athletes.

Supervise student athletic trainers and communicate with coaches and other staff members.

Assist Physicians in preparticipation physicals and review medical history

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

Knowledge:

Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university
NATA certification
Florida State Licensure eligible

Skills:

Care and prevention of injuries

Excellent communication skills

Excellent record keeping.

ENVIRONMENT: 

The work environment characteristics described here are a representation of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  The term “qualified individual with a disability” means an individual with a disability who, with or without reasonable accommodation, can perform the essential functions of this position.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to communicate professionally in person, over the telephone, through email and other electronic means, move about the office and University, handle various type of media and equipment, and visually or otherwise identify, observe and assess.   The employee is occasionally required to lift up to 10 pounds unless otherwise specified in the job description.

NOTICE:

The intent of this job description is to provide a representation of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the total specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position.  Employees may be directed to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description.  Saint Leo University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and embraces diversity as a critical step in ensuring employee, student and graduate success. 

 

 

 

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Posted: 8/14/2019
Application Due: 8/28/2019
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