Assistant Athletic Trainer (11 Month position)

Bryant University
February 19, 2023
Offerd Salary:$36,000 – $40,000
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Job Title Assistant Athletic Trainer (11 Month position)

Full Time / Part Time Full Time Job Type Staff Reports To Head Athletic Trainer Position Summary

The Athletics Department at Bryant University invites applications for an Assistant Athletic Trainer. Bryant University is an NCAA Division I program, sponsoring 25 varsity sports, and is a member of the America East Athletic Conference.

This position reports to the Head Athletic Trainer and is accountable to assist in the athletic training program for the University's 25 Division 1 sports programs, through ensuring student-athletes receive timely and effective treatment for injuries. The Assistant Athletic Trainer also monitors and follows up on physicals, health records, conditioning and rehabilitation records, and helps train student assistants in service delivery.

This is full-time, 11 month position, with excellent benefits. Salary is commensurate with experience and will be in the range of $36,000 – $40,000 annually.

Bryant University is a private New England university with a tradition of innovation and a global vision for success. Our new strategic plan, Vision 2030 , sets a trajectory for the next decade through academic excellence, outstanding student life, competitive athletics and student outcomes among the nation's top 1% for ROI.

Principal Accountabilities

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Assisting in providing proper and timely treatment of injuries to athletes participating in varsity intercollegiate programs by administering first aid and helping to evaluate the need for further medical treatment
  • Administering identified therapies to rehabilitate injuries, including pre- and post-operative therapiesProperly training students in athletic training processes and counseling students on appropriate conditioning
  • Helping in establishing and monitoring schedules to ensure appropriate athletic training coverage at all home and away events, including practices as appropriate
  • Working with the team physician and other medical personnel where appropriate, to set up and administer physicals
  • Inputting and monitoring an electronic records system, which tracks physicals, injuries, treatments and insurance claims
  • Monitoring and remaining within budgets, which reflect athletic priorities
  • Ensuring athletic training room programs and facilities, supplies and equipment expenditures remain within established budgets
  • Maintaining good relationships with coaching staff, athletes and parents, especially to discuss student injuries, student eligibility, conditioning
  • Effectively recruiting, hiring, evaluating and motivating student assistants as per University guidelines
  • Performing other related responsibilities as assigned.
  • Qualifications

    This position is filled best filled by an individual with an undergraduate degree in a related field, National Athletic Trainer's Association (NATA) certification, and two years of collegiate or professional athletic training experience.

    Excellent interpersonal skills are required to interact effectively with student athletes, athletics staff, members of the medical community and others. Demonstrated organizational skills and the ability to direct and supervise others are important to help oversee athletic training room operations and supervise student assistants.

    Requires the ability to lift 70 lbs. Rhode Island State Licensure is also required. Travel is required, as are evening and weekend hours. A valid driver's license is required.

    Certain requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate persons with disabilities.

    Working Environment

    Bryant University recognizes that its position as a leader in higher education is greatly determined both by the diversity of its campus community and its intellectual endeavors. Its commitment to link academic and social diversity for the benefit of the learning and living environment reflects its belief that excellence and diversity are mutually reinforcing objectives. We are committed to building an equitable and inclusive campus community, one that values individual difference and fosters greater understanding of the many facets of diversity and other distinctive characteristics that make us different. We encourage applications from candidates with an appreciation for and understanding of diverse backgrounds and experiences. Learn more about our ongoing commitment to building a community of inclusive excellence.

    Physical Capacities

    Posting Detail Information

    Posting Number STA02384

    Work Hours

    This position requires non-standard hours and travel.

    Open Date 01/03/2023 Close Date Open Until Filled Applicant Special Instructions

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