Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Athletic Training
4 Year Degree
Under the supervision of the Athletics Director the Head Athletic Trainer (HEO Substitute) will be responsible for managing medical care and comprehensive athletic training services for student-athletes including, but not limited to, medical clearance, injury prevention, care of athletic injuries and rehabilitation.
ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES/PRINCIPLE ACTIVITIES:
1. Duties will include injury prevention; recognition, evaluation, and assessment of injuries; immediate care of injuries; treatment, rehabilitation, and reconditioning of athletic injuries; health care administration; providing on-site first aid at athletic events and practices and for away contests as deemed appropriate.
2. Maintain accurate and up-to-date records and supplies inventory.
3. Participate in the clearance and evaluation of incoming and returning student-athletes.
4. Communicates and interacts with coaches.
5. Attend home intercollegiate contests as directed.
6. Coordinate and schedule necessary per diem Athletic Trainers.
7. Administrative and organizational tasks within the department.
8. Participate in staff meetings and professional training as appropriate.
9. Model professionalism and communicate effectively: exude integrity; inspire others; exhibit effective level of verbal and written communication; promote and represent the mission and core values of the John Jay Department of Athletics.
10. Adhere to all NCAA, CUNY and John Jay policies and procedures.
11. All other duties as assigned or needed by the Athletic Director
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor's degree in Athletic Training or related field and two years of athletic training experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as those listed above.
Must have National Athletic Trainers' Association membership and be Board of Certification certified.
Current certifications in CPR and First Aid for the healthcare provider/professional rescuer.
All candidates must show a demonstrated commitment to diversity and the university's mission, vision, and values.
Microsoft Office proficiency required.
Microsoft Excel proficiency preferred
Must be able to work evenings and weekends;
Must have excellent customer and staff relation skills.
The John Jay College of Criminal Justice Athletics Department provides a comprehensive, competitive and fulfilling program in which all can feel pride, commitment and affiliation. The Department represents an exemplary model of intercollegiate athletics where athletic excellence is sought within the context of full support for the institution’s academic mission. Our goal is to attract, retain and ...graduate the finest student-athletes who in turn become loyal, supportive and proud alumni. The John Jay Athletics Department serves 14 intercollegiate sports and approximately 200 student-athletes. The Department also consists of Recreation and Intramurals, to create an educational environment producing social and fitness rewards.