Athletic Sports Medicine Assistant

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Athletic Sports Medicine Assistant

Job ID: 223409
Location: Kennesaw, Georgia
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

Job Summary
Assists in providing medical care with student-athletes. Shadows manager to practice skills and accumulate experience. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.

Responsibilities
1.Responsible for the overall prevention, evaluation, treatment, rehabilitation, and daily healthcare for Kennesaw State University student-athletes

2.Assists with all NCAA required pre-participation physical examinations for KSU student-athletes to be medically cleared for participation, as well as examinations to return topractice or participation including and may require consultation with licensed medicalprofessionals

3.Assist leadership in serving as a liaison with licensed medical professionals who assist inproviding care to KSU student-athletes i.e. Team physicians, Team chiropractors, Physicaltherapists, Nutritionists, etc.

4.Organizes on-site visits, game coverage and oversees student-athlete referrals for assignedathletic programs

5.Assists in all KSU and NCAA required testing procedures for drugs, restricted substances,etc.; testing may occur at any time during the 12-month calendar year, even when student-athletes are not on campus

6.Responsible for providing athletic training services to assigned sports programs asdesignated by the Director of Sports Medicine

7.Serves as a clinical preceptor to athletic training students

8.Responsible for the completion of medical documentation of athletically related injuries andcompletion of secondary insurance claim forms

9.Assists in all functions of operation under supervision and guidance of the manager ordesignated leader

Required Qualifications
Educational Requirements
Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution of higher education in athletic training or related field

Other Required Qualifications
NATABOC certification
State of Georgia Athletic Training License or eligible
First Aid/CPR/AED Certification
Current, valid and unrestricted Georgia driver's license

Required Experience
Previous experience in an athletics sport medicine role and/or education or exposure to the commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures within the specialty or field of sports medicine

Preferred Qualifications
Additional Preferred Qualifications
Functional Movement Screen Certification/Fusionetics experience or similar

Preferred Experience
Master's degree from an accredited institution of higher education in athletic training or related field

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

  • Knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures within the specialty or fieldof sports medicine

  • Experience and ability in complying with NCAA rules and regulations

  • Ability to work closely with respective coaching staffs and Sports Performance staff

  • Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job

  • Shadows manager to practice skills and accumulate experience

  • Able to handle multiple tasks or projects at one-time meeting assigned deadlines

  • Excellent interpersonal, initiative, teamwork, problem-solving, organization, communication(verbal and written), time management, project management, and presentation skills

  • Proficient with computer applications and programs associated with the position (i.e. MicrosoftOffice suite)

  • Strong attention to detail and follow up skills

  • Strong customer service skills and phone and e-mail etiquette

    Other Information
    This is not a supervisory position.
    This position does not have any financial responsibilities.
    No, this position will not be required to drive.
    This role is not considered a position of trust.
    This position does not require a purchasing card (P-Card).
    This position will not travel
    This position does not require security clearance.

    Background Check
    • Standard Enhanced + Education & DMV


    To apply, visit https://careers.hprod.onehcm.usg.edu/psp/careers/CAREERS/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=43000&JobOpeningId=223409&PostingSeq=1







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    Posted: 2/11/2021
    Application Due: 3/1/2021
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