Assistant Athletic Trainer

Washington D.C., United States
May 14, 2014
Job Location Charles E. Smith Center - 600 22nd St NW - FB0107
Campus Location: Foggy Bottom
Division/Vice President: Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs (AA)
College/School/Department: Not Applicable

Internal Applicants Only? No
Position Type: Administrative/Professional
Posting Number: Staff - 003442
Working Title: Assistant Athletic Trainer
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 5:30 pm, evenings and weekends as competition dictates
Total Hours Per Week: 40+
Pay Grade: 0
Recruitment Salary Range: Commensurate with experience
Required Licenses/Certifications and other Specific Requirements: Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, Sex Offender Registry Search, and Prior Employment Verification
If other was selected above, or there are special requirements, please explain.
If temporary, grant funded or limited term appointment, position funded until:
Telework: No
Job Open Date: 05/06/2014
Job Close Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes
Applicant Review Will Commence On:

Ad Statement:

Founded in 1821, GW is the largest institution of higher education in the District of Columbia, to include ten academic units, with a full-time equivalent enrollment of a little over 20,000 students and approximately 11,000 full-time and part-time employees (faculty and staff). The George Washington University is a community dedicated to learning, communication, respect, service and teamwork. As one of the largest private employers in the District of Columbia, the university seeks employees who support the teaching, research, and public service mission of the university.

Job Description Summary:
Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree, or higher, in an appropriate area of specialization plus two years of athletic training experience. Degree requirements may be substituted with an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

Certification by the National Athletic Trainers' Association (NATABOC). First Aid and CPR certified.

Desired Qualifications:

Athletic training experience at the collegiate level is preferred.

Strong interpersonal, communication, and organization skills.

Ability to establish effective goal oriented relationships with coaches, staff, student-athletes and medical community.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Job Duties
  • Assist in providing preventive medical care and treatment/rehabilitation for assigned student-athletes and teams; Serve as liaison between the student-athlete, coach, additional medical care providers, and team physician(s), among others.

    Travel with athletic teams to away games as assigned by the supervisor.

  • Properly manage both individual, team, and Department medical records/histories regarding the type of injury, treatment and physical examination that the student-athlete receives, rehabilitation processes, and insurance follow-up, as appropriate.

  • Serve as liaison to the Strength and Conditioning department on topics of student-athlete injuries, physical conditioning, weight-training, and weight/dietary programs of designated student-athletes and teams.

  • Assist in providing mentorship to graduate student certified athletic trainer(s) as assigned.

  • Responsible for ensuring that all University, Department, NCAA and Atlantic 10 (and other affiliated conferences) rules are followed.

  • Performs other work related duties as assigned. The omission of specific duties does not preclude the supervisor from assigning duties that are logically related to the position.

Posting Specific Questions

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Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Recommendation 1
  2. Letter of Recommendation 2
  3. Letter of Recommendation 3

The George Washington University is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action institution.PI77403551