Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Athletic Training
St. Olaf College seeks two athletic trainers, reporting to the Head Athletic Trainer, to be responsible for the day-to-day sports medicine/athletic training operations for assigned sports to include prevention, evaluation, treatment and rehabilitation of student athletes.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
1. Coordinate the prevention, evaluation, treatment and rehabilitation of athletic injuries to student-athletes in assigned sports programs - 90% of time - Arrange for injury and illness evaluation and treatment by team physicians and other medical personnel as necessary. Maintain complete, accurate, and detailed medical records for all student-athlete injuries. - Ensure that all medical records and insurance claims are properly maintained and recorded with head athletic trainer. Communicate daily with head coaches, assistant coaches, fellow athletic trainers, team physicians and administrators. - Attend practices and competitions.
2. Supervisory Responsibilities - 5% of time - Hire, train, and supervise students - Approve timecards
3. Administration and Compliance - 5% of time - Assist with managing the secondary insurance program; process paperwork; serve as liaison between student athletes and provider. - Attend meetings - Perform other duties as assigned by Head Athletic Trainer
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES:
Knowledge of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and MIAC regulations
Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written form
Ability to train and supervise others
Ability to stay organized while changing priorities and remaining busy
Ability to interact effectively with coaches, administrators, student athletes and vendors
Ability to be a self-starter and be intrinsically motivated
Ability to multi-task effectively
Ability to prioritize assignments and meet deadlines
Skill in using computer applications including word processing and spreadsheet software
Availability to work flexible work schedule including nights and weekends
Education: Bachelor’s Degree; NATA-BOC Certified; eligible for, obtain and maintain registration to practice Athletic Training in Minnesota; hold and maintain current CPR/First Aid/Automatic External Defibrillator(AED) Certification; maintain a valid driver’s license and meet St. Olaf College driver authorization criteria with a satisfactory driving record
Experience: 1+ years of Athletic Training experience either in a school or clinic setting
St. Olaf offers 27 intercollegiate sports and is a member of the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) and NCAA Division III. One of the nation’s leading liberal arts colleges, St. Olaf College offers a distinctive education grounded in academic rigor, residential learning, global engagement, and a vibrant Lutheran faith tradition.Many excellent colleges provide one, two, or even th...ree elements of the St. Olaf experience. What makes St. Olaf unique is the combination of so many distinguishing features working together at the highest level: an intense academic program that sharpens minds and an emphasis on a global perspective that broadens them; the vitality of a residential community that engages thoughtful people across the full range of human experiences; and a faith tradition that encourages reflection and honors different perspectives.