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Assistant Athletic Trainer

Appalachian State University
Job Location:
Athletics - Athletic Trainers
Assistant Athletic Trainer

Department: Athletics Office - 120000

Minimum Qualifications
Bachelors Degree
BOC Certification

License/Certification Required

Essential Job Functions
1. Works under supervision of the Director of Athletic Training Services and serves in the role at the pleasure of the Director of Athletic Training Services.
2. Responsible for coverage of athletics at the discretion of the Director of Athletic Training Services. This includes following all policies and procedures as set forth by the Chancellor of the University, Director of Athletics, and Director of Athletic Training Services.
3. Responsible for the prevention, management, and rehabilitation of athletic injuries under the direction of the Appalachian State University Team Physicians.
4. Supervises and evaluates athletic training students.
5. Serve as a liaison between coaches, student-athletes, physicians, and parents.
6. Responsible for completing insurance claims and performing related record keeping not limited to, but to include seeking authorizations from student-athletes primary insurance.
7. Maintain continuing education according to the requirements of the Board of Certification and the North Carolina Board of Athletic Trainer Examiners.
8. Abide by the rules as set forth by the National Collegiate Athletic Association and Sunbelt Conference.
9. Attend athletic training staff meetings.
10. Responsible for the day-to-day operation of the athletic training room.
11. Develop and distribute visiting team information in the form of an email in a timely fashion.
12. Perform miscellaneous related duties.
13. Other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletic Training.
14. Assist with maintaining a master database of forms for the athletic training department.
15. Assist with updating pre-participation exam forms and ensuring the forms on the website are current.
16. Assist with hydrotherapy room, maintaining proper chemical balance, and whirlpool maintenance.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities Required for this Position

Preferred Qualifications
Masters preferred

Work Schedule/Hours: Varies
Anticipated Hiring Range:
Closing Date: 5/31/2024

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Appalachian State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. The University does not discriminate in access to its educational programs and activities, or with respect to hiring or the terms and conditions of employment, on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity and expression, political affiliation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information or sexual orientation.


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