Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Athletic Training
4 Year Degree
The University of Virginia's College at Wise invites applications for an Athletic Trainer. UVa Wise is a four-year, public liberal arts college located in the mountains of southwestern Virginia. This position's primary sport coverage will be determined upon hire, and is responsible for ensuring that student athletes receive proper evaluation, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries; assisting in the supervision of training room facilities; assisting with the College's athletic insurance program; and other duties as assigned.
A Bachelor's degree in physical education or a related field is required, as well as NATABOC certification, Virginia license, or eligible to receive a Virginia license. Experience with college athletics is preferred. Successful candidates will also possess good communication skills, knowledge of and ability to comply with OSHA standards, the ability to teach courses, the ability to handle insurance claims, and knowledge of athletic injuries, prevention and rehabilitation.
To apply, please visit jobs.virginia.edu and complete an online staff application, attaching a cover letter, resume and contact information for three references. The position will remain open until filled. UVa's College at Wise is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to excellence through diversity.
UVa-Wise is committed to helping the campus community provide for their own safety and security. The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report containing information on campus security and personal safety, including alerts, fire safety, crime prevention tips, and crime statistics is available at www.uvawise.edu/ASR. A copy is available upon request by calling 276-328-0190 or 276-376-3451.
Internal Number: 0623719
About The University of Virginia's College at Wise
For Thomas Jefferson, learning was an integral part of life. The "academical village" was created around the assumption that learning is a lifelong and shared process, and that interaction between scholars and students enlivens the pursuit of knowledge.University Human Resources strives to identify applicants who will contribute as high potential employees, leaders and managers. We employ individuals who foster and promote the University mission and purpose. Successful candidates exemplify uncommon integrity; they are honest, trusted, team-oriented and live the core values of the University. These candidates display great judgment, by practicing evidence-based decision-making. They are strategically focused by contributing to and achieving department goals and vision. They set high performance standards and hold themselves accountable by aggressively executing these standards. These employees also develop a deep passion for the University and the impact it has on students, faculty, alumni and community. Successful candidates identify their personal career goals and development opportunities, and as supervisors, help their staff do the same. They contribute to team success by leading talent, through their individual efforts and by leading and developing their teams.