Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Athletic Training
The Athletics Department at Menlo College seeks applications for the position of Assistant Athletic Trainer. This is a full-time, 11-month, exempt position, and reports to the Head Athletic Trainer. The position is exempt (11-month position with benefits).
Position Title: Assistant Athletic Trainer
Reporting Relationship: The Assistant Athletic Trainer reports directly to the Head Athletic Trainer and is also responsible to the Assistant Athletic Director, Compliance and Student Services.
Scope: Primary responsibilities include: Assisting the Head Athletic Trainer in all phases of sports medicine for Menlo College intercollegiate athletic programs and student-athletes, and the supervision of the graduate and undergraduate student athletic training program.
Responsibilities: The following is intended to be a descriptive but not necessarily all-inclusive list of specific responsibilities.
•Complete daily taping and treatments as necessary for all athletes
•Assist Head Athletic Trainer with administrative duties, including injury and insurance tracking
•Establish and follow emergency procedures for care of student-athletes
•Coordinate rehabilitation of injured athletes with head athletic trainer and team physician
•Maintain current injury and treatment records
•Assist with inventory and ordering of all necessary medical supplies
•Assist with coordination of pre-participation physicals for student-athletes
•Assist with drug testing program
•Assist with COVID-19 testing and tracing program
Accountability: Accountable for assisting in the overall management of the Sports Medicine/Athletic Training program, including administrative duties and the care and prevention of injuries. The Assistant Athletic Trainer will abide by all NAIA, athletic conference (GSAC), and Menlo College Athletics Department rules and regulations. Failure to follow NAIA rules will result in my immediate dismissal from all duties.
Bachelor’s degree, minimum
First aid, CPR and AED certification
Current NATA certification
Valid and clean driver’s license
Available and able to travel with teams, which may include being a designated driver
Available to work nights and weekends
About Menlo College
Menlo College is a tight-knit community of exceptional, involved people. Faculty members teach and mentor from their perspectives as scholars, entrepreneurs, managers, and community leaders. Menlo College attracts students from all over the world, young adults who are committed to learning, play intercollegiate sports, start and lead organizations, and volunteer in the community. In support of experiential learning, all business majors at Menlo College are required to complete a 6-unit internship prior to graduation. Psychology majors are also strongly encouraged to complete a for-credit internship. The Menlo College Internship Program is designed to help students apply the knowledge and skills they gain in the classroom to professional settings. Menlo’s internship program was deemed the most innovative in the state in 2019.
The campus is located 30 miles south of San Francisco, in Silicon Valley – one of the world’s most entrepreneurial and innovative locations. Silicon Valley is renowned as an innovation incubator overflowing with opportunities for experience-based learning.
In recognition of the quality of Menlo’s program, the College was named “Best in t...he West” by The Princeton Review for the eleventh straight year in 2020. AffordableCollegesOnline.org (AC Online) has brought additional recognition to the quality of the Menlo College experience: AC Online named Menlo as one of the 4-year colleges in California with the best lifetime return on investment (ROI). For more about Menlo College, please visit www.menlo.edu.