Assistant Athletic Trainer
Kennesaw State University
Athletics and Coaching
Job ID: 229856
Location: Kennesaw, Georgia
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Supervises the overall medical care for student-athletes. Provides medical coverage for athletic events. Supervises Athletic Trainer Interns and student athletic trainers in the prevention, care, and rehabilitation of athletic injuries.
- Responsible for the overall prevention, evaluation, treatment, rehabilitation and daily health care for assigned student-athletes
- Responsible for maintaining up to date HIPAA compliant medical records
- Responsible for administrative tasks assigned by the department leadership
- Establishes and executes institutional policies pertaining to the care of the student-athletes
- Maintains frequent and effective communication with medical and athletic department staff
Master's degree from an accredited institution of higher education in Athletic Training or related field or an equivalent combination of relevant education and/or experience
Other Required Qualifications
State of Georgia Athletic Training Licensure
First Aid/CPR/AED certification
Current, valid, and unrestricted Georgia driver's license
Two (2) years relevant experience in athletic training in a post-secondary level program or professional training in a related sports program
Experience in collegiate sports athletic training or rehabilitation
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Able to deal with multiple tasks or projects at one time
Familiarity with NCAA rules and compliance standards; Knowledge of standards and best practices in sports medicine; Experience with empowering and motivating students; Knowledge and experience with software related to healthcare management
Analytical thinking and creative skills; Excellent interpersonal, initiative, teamwork, problem solving, independent judgment, technology, organization, communication (verbal and written), time management, project management and presentation skills; Proficient with computer applications and programs associated with the position (i.e. Microsoft Office suite); Strong attention to detail and follow up skills; Strong customer service skills and phone etiquette
Equal Employment Opportunity
Kennesaw State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. It is the policy of Kennesaw State University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to age, color, disability, ethnicity, gender, national origin race religion, sexual orientation, or status as a protected Veteran. Kennesaw State University is a participant in the Employment Eligibility Verification Program (E-Verify) effective October 15, 2007. Participant ID: 61415
This is a supervisory position.
This position does not have any financial responsibilities.
Yes, this position will be required to drive.
This role is considered a position of trust.
This position does not require a purchasing card (P-Card).
This position may travel 25% - 49% of the time
This position does not require security clearance.
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