The Assistant Athletic Trainer will assist the Head Athletic Trainer in all aspects of the health care of the club or intercollegiate student-athletes for Stevenson University. Reporting to the Head Athletic Trainer, the Assistant Athletic Trainer will assist with organizational and administrative duties as assigned, as well as supervise student workers in the Athletic Training room. The Assistant Athletic Trainer will also assist in the evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of injuries incurred by club or intercollegiate student-athletes at Stevenson University.
Bachelor's degree in athletic training plus 2 years of related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience. Master's degree preferred. Two years of experience working with intercollegiate athletics desired.
Valid driver license with good driving record required; must be insurable.
NATA-BOC Certification, eligibility for Maryland State license, CPR, First Aid, and AED certified
Proficiency in Microsoft applications and computer use.
Proficiency with injury tracking software.
Knowledge and skills in the evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of injuries incurred from participation in competitive athletics.
Knowledge and ability to manage budgets and inventory for an Athletic Training Department.
Ability to demonstrate effective communication skills both orally and in writing.
Basic knowledge of NCAA rules and guidelines.
Ability to work evenings and weekends.
Ability to travel with teams as needed.
Work in cooperation with the Head Athletic Trainer and Associate Athletic Trainers in all aspects of the health care of the student-athletes, such as evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of injuries incurred by the intercollegiate student-athletes
Manage all athletic training room functions in the absence of the Head Athletic Trainer, Associate Athletic Trainers and Team Physician
Maintain work schedule in the athletic training room in cooperation with and as assigned by the Head Athletic Trainer
Attend practices and all assigned home athletic events as assigned by the Head Athletic Trainer
Travel as needed with assigned intercollegiate athletic teams.
Administer proper first aid to student-athletes on the field and in the athletic training room
Assist the Head Athletic Trainer and Associate Athletic Trainers in the organizational and administrative duties of the athletic training room. Duties include, but are not limited to: a.Medical record keeping b.Supervision of work-study students and athletic training student interns c.Assist with inventory d.Organize pre-participation physicals and screenings for student-athletes e.Treatment and rehabilitation of student-athletes f.Pre-season preparation and practices g.Handling of secondary insurance claims h.Maintenance of all athletic training supplies and equipment i.Development, implementation, and enforcement of athletic training policies and procedures under the guidance of the Head Athletic Trainer j.Other duties deemed necessary by the Head Athletic Trainer
As Maryland's third-largest independent university, Stevenson serves more than 4,400 students pursuing bachelor's, master's, and adult undergraduate degrees in the classroom and online. Founded in 1947 as Villa Julie College, the University is committed to providing a career-focused education and to offering programs that ensure our students' success in an increasingly dynamic job market.The University imbues its emphasis on career throughout the educational experience, from coursework to experiential learning. In addition to providing students with a quality liberal arts education, the University also stays true to its tagline, "Imagine Your Future. Design Your Career." Stevenson graduates gain the knowledge and skills that they can apply to not just their first job or graduate course but also carry with them throughout their lives. This promise is made explicit through the Career ArchitectureSM model, which carefully mentors students through a process of learning who they are within a framework of theory, practice, and mentoring. Stevenson has historically high job and graduate school placement rates for its students, helping them find success by starting their careers or by ente...ring graduate school for continuing their education. In 2013, the Maryland Career Development Association (MCDA) recognized the impact of the Career Architecture process by awarding Stevenson with its annual MCDA Organizational Career Planning Award. This award recognizes an institution that has developed an excellent program for career development within the organization.