Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Athletic Training
4 Year Degree
The University of Texas at San Antonio Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is seeking a well-qualified individual for our Associate Head Athletic Trainer for Football.
Job duties include:
1. Provide athletic medicine services for team practices and competitions at home and on the road.
2. Liaison between student athletes, medical staff, coaching staff, and the University.
3. Provide prevention, treatment and rehabilitation for injuries to student athletes.
4. Maintain medical records for all assigned student athletes.
5. Design and implement pre-habilitation and post injury rehabilitation for the student athletes.
6. Assist with drug testing of student athletes for the University and NCAA.
7. Assist in organizing and administration of the athletic training facility.
8. Assist with issues concerning insurance.
9. Provide and review recommendations for medical redshirt status for student athletes.
10. Ensure all assigned tasks are in compliance with University, Conference USA and NCAA rules.
11. May supervise team sport/s.
12. Perform other duties as assigned.
UTSA is an Equal Employment/Affirmative Action Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
This is a security sensitive position. Employment is contingent upon a successful background check
Experience and Other Skills Required
-Four years of experience in collegiate or professional sports medicine. -Applicants must possess a BOC Certification (Board of Certification). -Applicants must possess a State of Texas athletic training license or be eligible for license thru NATA (National Athletic Trainer’s Association) certification. -Strong organizational and problem-solving skills. -Excellent written and verbal communication skills. -Valid driver’s license or ability to obtain one by first day of employment. -Criminal Background Check (CBC).
Preferred Experience and Other Skills Required
-Six years of experience in collegiate or professional sports medicine. -Experience working specifically with football -Experience with Neurocognitive baseline/post-concussion testing. -Experience with various forms of manual therapy and soft tissue techniques. -Assists in administering treatment and rehabilitation to athletes for all seventeen intercollegiate athletic sports for men and women. -Ability to work with various modalities in the athletic training room.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience
The University of Texas at San Antonio serves the San Antonio metropolitan area and the broader region of South Texas through programs and services offered from its three campuses: 1604 Campus, Downtown Campus and UTSA's Institute of Texan Cultures.With 28,688 students enrolled in 126 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, UTSA is the second-largest component in The University of Texas Syste...m and has been one of the state's fastest-growing public universities for much of the last decade.UTSA offers 63 bachelor's, 43 master's and 20 doctoral degree programs. With 10 doctoral programs and five more master's programs in the planning stages or awaiting final approval, UTSA is rapidly moving toward classification as a doctoral/research intensive institution. The university's three campuses provide access and opportunity for large numbers of historically underserved students. More than 56 percent of UTSA's students come from groups underrepresented in higher education. Many students are the first in their families to attend a college or university.
The University of Texas at San Antonio is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.