Barton College is accepting applications for an Assistant Athletic Trainer, a full-time, short-term (4-month) staff position with a start date of January 4, 2020. Barton College Athletics is a member of the Conference Carolinas and competes at the NCAA Division II level.
The Assistant Athletic Trainer works under the supervision of the Director of Sports Medicine and supervises the care of student-athletes competing in Barton College’s athletics program. The Assistant Athletic Trainer is responsible for the prevention, evaluation, management, and rehabilitation of injuries within the College’s comprehensive sports medicine program.
At a minimum, responsibilities include assisting in daily operation of the athletic training facility; providing coverage of practice and games (including travel) for assigned sports and assistance with conflict coverage; providing daily treatment and rehabilitation of athletic injuries; assisting with annual pre-participation screenings; ensuring proper use and maintenance of equipment and facilities; following all developed policies and procedures; working with members of the Athletic Training staff to provide proper evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of athletically injured student-athletes and assisting with referral to associated healthcare professionals when necessary; maintaining medical records on student-athletes to include physical examinations and screenings, insurance information, and injury evaluation reports; assisting with budget preparation and managing inventory of supplies for the athletic training facility; communicating with coaches regarding injured student-athlete participation; following NATA Code of Ethics; remaining current on all state and national requirements for license renewal; complying with all regulatory agency statuses, by-laws, and mandates; and performing other duties as assigned by the Director of Sports Medicine. Service with direct impact of COVID-19 protocols for student-athletes will also be required of some positions.
Sport assignments to be determined upon the discretion of the Director of Sports Medicine and Director of Athletics.
- Master’s degree preferred
- Certified by the Board of Certification
- Have or be eligible for North Carolina Athletic Training licensure
- Preference given to individuals with a minimum of 3 years of work experience as a certified athletic trainer
Compensation and Benefits
Compensation will be commensurate with credentials and experience. Evaluation of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Barton College offers a competitive benefits package available to all full-time employees.
To apply, send a letter of application, resume/vita, contact information (email addresses and telephone numbers) for at least three references, and proof of certification by the BOC to Human Resources via email at email@example.com.
Barton College is an equal employment opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff, and student body and welcomes all applicants. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.