Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Athletic Training
Student Athletics Trainer Baruch College
The Student Athletic trainer reports to Director of Athletics. Baruch College is a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division III, regional Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference (ECAC) and local City University of New York Athletic Conference (CUNYAC). The Athletic Department strives to produce championship teams, while helping to enhance the experience of the student-athlete to become better leader in the future. The Student Athletic Trainer is a key member of Baruch’s intercollegiate athletic staff who provides care, treatment, and rehabilitation of all athletic injuries, and coordinates and manages the care of all student athletes. Reporting to the Director of Athletic, the Student Athletic Trainer participates in the planning, organization, and execution of a sports medicine program for the care and preventions of athletic injuries.
Responsibilities for this position include: - Ensure compliance with the constitution and bylaws of the NCAA, NATA, member conferences, and all applicable College and University policies, rules, and regulations - Manage and provide all athletic training and medical coverage for all men’s and women’s varsity sports teams - Provides coverage, medical care, and emergency treatment for all home varsity sports games or matches, practices, and related sports events, under the direction of the Athletic Director - Evaluate the severity of an injury sustained during athletic activity and provide appropriate referrals to physicians or other healthcare providers - Maintain and prepare accurate medical records and reports of treatment and injuries as required by NCAA, HIPPA, NATA guideline - Under the supervision of a physician, provide rehabilitation protocols and therapeutic treatments and injured athletes, both non-surgical and post-surgical, using appropriate modalities - Serves as the primary liaison with Team Physician, medical specialists, Student Health Services, and insurance carriers - Coordinates and collects the pre-season physical examinations and pertinent medical information to determine the ability of the student-athletes to be medically cleared to participate in intercollegiate athletics. - Evaluates and recommends new techniques and equipment that would enhance the services of the sports medicine program - Assists the Athletic Director in planning and implementing an emergency action plan, risk management, and prevention program - Manages the athletic training budget and oversees the inventory and maintenance of athletic training room supplies and equipment - Travels as needed with varsity teams, both locally and out of state, and work schedule may include early mornings, evening, weekend, and holidays - Assist with the substance abuse education program for student-athletes - Ensures NCAA compliance of CPR and AED certification and training of all head coaches - Perform other duties as assigned by the Dean of Students
Compensation and Benefits: Salary commensurate with education and experience. CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and professional development. We offer a range of health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans, tuition waivers for CUNY graduate study and generous paid time off. Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic, arts, and athletic programs on our campuses and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community in one of the greatest cities in the world.
Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree and four years' related experience required as well as National Athletic Trainers Association certification.
How to Apply: Go to the CUNY website http://www.cuny.edu/employment.html to see the complete position description and job requirements in CUNYfirst under Job Opening ID #20515. You can view and apply for this job in CUNYfirst via the following direct link to the posting https://home.cunyfirst.cuny.edu/psp/cnyepprd/GUEST/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_CE.GBL?Page=HRS_CE_JOB_DTL&Action=A&JobOpeningId=20515&SiteId=1&PostingSeq=1 Candidates should provide a resume and cover letter.
Closing Date: May 22, 2019
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