Sidwell Friends, a co-educational Quaker day school, with campuses in Washington, DC and Bethesda, MD, seeks applicants for a part-time certified athletic trainer. The School has outstanding athletics facilities including an all-weather track, four full size gyms, a fitness center, three fields (including two artificial turf fields), a large dance studio and six tennis courts. Specific duties include supervising the treatment and rehabilitation of athletic injuries, providing athletic trainer coverage of athletic practices and contests, documenting injury evaluations, maintaining treatment records and other duties as assigned by the Head Athletic Trainer or Director of Athletics.
Hours each day will vary depending on practice and game coverage each week. The assistant athletic trainer will be expected to arrive at school at 3:00 p.m. when assigned weekday practices and should expect assignments on Saturday too. Start times will vary depending on practices and games.
It is expected that the assistant athletic trainer will maintain a high standard of integrity in all aspects of their performance, foster a culture in the training room that embraces the Quaker values of the School and academic experience of the student.
Candidates must have a minimum of 3 years of successful experience at the collegiate or high school level, and/or in an club/AAU setting. A bachelor’s degree is required; an advanced degree is preferred with a Master’s Degree in Athletic Training from an accredited program. Applicants must be certified by the Board of Certification for the Athletic Trainer. A Valid Driver's License and CPR/AED certification is required. Job related experience as an athletic trainer is required. Working in a high school setting is preferred.
Applicants should upload a resume, cover letter and contact information for three professional references via our on-line application.
About Sidwell Friends School
Sidwell Friends School (SFS) is a PK-12, co-educational Quaker day school with campuses in Washington, D.C., and Bethesda, Maryland. Founded in 1883, the School is a nonprofit, tax-exempt institution governed by an independent Board of Trustees. We an educational community inspired by the values of the Religious Society of Friends and guided by the Quaker belief in "That of God" in each person. We seek academically talented students of diverse cultural, racial, religious and economic backgrounds. We offer these students a rich and rigorous interdisciplinary curriculum designed to stimulate creative inquiry, intellectual achievement and independent thinking in a world increasingly without borders. We encourage these students to test themselves in athletic competition and to give expression to their artistic abilities.