Assistant Athletic Trainer

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Assistant Athletic Trainer

Tracking Code755-674 Job Description

The Assistant Athletic Trainer will perform all aspects of the Athletic Training, an allied health profession. This will encompass the prevention, examination, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of emergent, acute or chronic injuries and medical conditions.

Recognition/Consultation/Evaluation of Injury/Illness:

  • Provide appropriate care and/or referral
  • Immediate care
  • Risk management/Injury prevention


  • Coordinate treatment protocols with team physician, implement return to play protocols and document all treatments/rehabilitation.

Health Care Administration:

  • Record keeping
  • Maintain equipment & supplies
  • Mentor graduate assistants
  • Liaison between athlete and doctor

Event Coverage:

  • Travel with sport teams to all away events

Successful applicants will demonstrate a commitment to cultural diversity and the ability to work with individuals or groups from diverse backgrounds.

Employment at Valparaiso University will require a criminal background check.

To be considered for this position you must upload:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • List of 3 professional references
  • Answer all the application questions

Please address cover letter to:

Nathan Twedt, Head Athletic Trainer
Valparaiso University
Athletic Recreation Center
Valparaiso, IN 46383

Required Skills
  • CPR/First Aid/AED Certification
  • Continuing education units to maintain certification & license
Required Experience
  • Master's Degree preferred
  • 1-2 years experience at the Division I level
  • Must be B.O.C. certified and licensed in Indiana
Job Location Valparaiso, Indiana, United StatesPosition TypeFull-Time/Regular




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Job No:
Posted: 6/9/2021
Application Due: 9/7/2021
Work Type: Full Time