Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Athletic Training
4 Year Degree
Allegheny College, a member of the NCAA Division III and North Coast Athletic Conference (NCAC), is currently seeking applications for an Assistant Athletic Trainer. This is a full-time, ten month, renewable annual appointment with comprehensive benefits package and competitive salary. The assistant athletic trainer reports to the Director of Sports Medicine and is one of a four member staff in cooperation with a supervising team physician and the Winslow Health Center professional team.
The assistant athletic trainer will assist in providing a full range of athletic training services to 23 Division III varsity teams, including but not limited to injury prevention, practice and game preparation and support, injury care and treatment and contest management including possible travel. They will also assist with all aspects of athletic training facility operation including insurance claims, planning and management of physical screenings, development of training sessions for student first aid providers, supervision of students and student staff and participation in other departmental assignments.
Qualifications include: BOC certification, PA State Licensed and BLS CPR and First Aid certified, commitment to DIII athletic and liberal arts educational philosophy, excellent communication and organization skills, demonstrated ability to work independently and collaboratively, ability to supervise student staff and respond to student needs, and commitment to sport and gender equity within a rigorous academic environment. Bachelor’s degree is required and a Masters is preferred.
One of the nation’s oldest liberal arts colleges, Allegheny College celebrated its bicentennial in 2015. A selective residential college in Meadville, Pennsylvania, north of Pittsburgh near Lake Erie, Allegheny is one of 40 colleges featured in Loren Pope’s “Colleges That Change Lives.” Allegheny College is known nationally as a place where students with unusual combinations of interests, skills and talents excel. In its 2018 rankings, U.S. News & World Report recognized Allegheny among the top six Most Innovative national liberal arts colleges in the country.
The Chronicle of Higher Education ranks Allegheny as one of the best colleges in the nation to work for, specifically in the areas of compensation and benefits. Allegheny has a total undergraduate enrollment of just under 2,000 with students from 46 states [plus AE, AP, DC, GU, PR, VI] and 65 countries. The College’s picturesque location is ideal for outdoor recreation, with eight freshwater lakes, ski areas and recreational opportunities all within easy reach.
Please submit a letter of application with resume, and three references to the Office of Human Resources, Allegheny College, 520 N. Main Street, Meadville, PA 16335 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Please place “Assistant Athletic Trainer Search” in the subject line of the email. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Anticipated start date is August 1, 2020. An offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check.
Allegheny College is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong commitment to diversity, inclusion, and equity. Women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other underrepresented groups are highly encouraged to apply. Allegheny does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, or national origin.
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