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Assistant Athletic Trainer

Company: Stony Brook University
Location: Stony Brook
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Job Description:

Required Qualifications (as evidenced by an attached resume):

Bachelor's degree (foreign equivalent or higher). Current NATABOC Certification. Licensed or eligible for NY licensure as an Athletic Trainer. Two (2) years of experience as an ATC at the collegiate level (graduate experience may be considered). Must have, keep and maintain the appropriate valid NYS Driver's License; have a motor vehicle record which is free from major violations or a pattern of repeat violations. (*Out-of-State Applicants, see "Special Notes").

Preferred Qualifications:

Master's degree (or foreign equivalent). Previous experience with a Division I Athletic Program. Previous experience with Soccer, Softball, Baseball, Football and/or Basketball programs. Experience with concussion baseline and injury tracking system software. Previous experience with administrative tasks within the field of Athletic Training. Experience with Muscle energy, cupping and Graston technique and/or manual medicine. Supervision of student staff, interns and/or Graduate Assistants. Other certifications (CSCS, PES, CES). CPR/FA/AED Instructor Status.

Brief Description of Duties:

The primary goal of the athletic training staff is to provide health care for the student-athlete competing at the intercollegiate level for Stony Brook University. The Assistant Athletic Trainer is supervised by the Assistant AD for Sports Medicine and works under the direction of the Head Team Physician. The certified athletic trainer provides the following services for Stony Brook's student-athletes:

  • Injury/Illness prevention and education of wellness
  • Clinical evaluation and diagnosis
  • Immediate and emergency care
  • Treatment, rehabilitation and reconditioning
  • Organization and administration
  • Professional health and wellbeing

In addition, direct clinical instruction and supervision is provided for Master's students in the Athletic Training Education Program to facilitate completion of their clinical education requirements.

Student Athlete Treatment

Provide athletic training services to maintain the well-being of the intercollegiate student-athlete, including but not limited to the following:

  • Management of catastrophic and life threatening injury, at athletic practice/event
  • Oversee daily operation procedures for athletic training facilities
  • Supervise athletic facilities, equipment, and conditions to minimize the risks of injury
  • Provide pre and post-practice/game treatments
  • Educate student-athletes on injuries and preventive measures
  • Evaluate and manage injuries with referrals, surgery, and follow up care
  • Coordinate and implement rehabilitation programs
  • Presence at practices and games, both home and away as scheduled

Athletic Training Administration

Athletic training administrative responsibilities including but not limited to the following:

  • Maintain comprehensive, accurate medical records
  • Update and manage sport practice/game schedule
  • Coordinate PPE's and annual paperwork
  • Perform specific administrative duties assigned
  • Plan referrals to team physicians, specialists, etc.
  • Conduct inventory of all supplies and equipment
  • Coordinate maintenance of facility and equipment
  • Conduct statistical analysis of the facility operation (ie: injuries ,treatments, visits, referrals, etc.)

Schedule Coordination

Communicate with administrators, coaches, student-athletes, parents, (referring)physicians, other allied health professionals, etc.

Staff Supervision

Supervise athletic training students in Athletic Training Education Program (ATEP) as a preceptor.

Certifications

Maintain ATC credentials and NYS certification by adhering to the agency requirements.

Other Duties

Other duties or projects as assigned as appropriate to rank and departmental mission.

Special Notes:

This is a full-time appointment. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Minimum salary threshold must be met to maintain FLSA exemption.

Evening and weekend work will be required at times.

  • Out-of-State Applicants: Please note as a condition of employment and in order for this position to be tendered, the successful incumbent will be required to provide evidence of a valid license and driving abstract from the state issuing the license within five business days of a conditional offer and must obtain a NYS driver's license within 30 days of acceptance of offer.

Resume/CV and cover letter should be included with the online application.

Stony Brook University is committed to excellence in diversity and the creation of an inclusive learning, and working environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status and all other protected classes under federal or state laws.

If you need a disability-related accommodation, please call the university Office of Equity and Access (OEA) at (631) 632-6280 or visit OEA.

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Keywords: Stony Brook University, New Haven , Assistant Athletic Trainer, Other , Stony Brook, Connecticut

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