Morehead State University, located in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in Eastern Kentucky, is recognized as one of the top public universities in the South by U.S. News & World Report. MSU continues to be much more as it strives toward becoming an even greater institution while making a lasting impact on the students of Eastern Kentucky and beyond. We are always looking for quality employees to help the University aspire to be the best public regional university in the South. We are accepting applications for a full-time position as an Assistant Athletic Trainer in the Office of Athletics - Training.
Responsibilities: The Assistant Athletic Trainer reports to the Assistant AD/Director of Sports Medicine. Incumbent is responsible for prevention, evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of athletic injuries. Other duties include working closely with the Athletic Training Director regarding student/athletes and student staff. Serves as primary trainer for Men’s Basketball and is responsible for all aspects of athletic training for this sport.
Qualifications: Bachelor degree required. Two years’ experience as certified athletic trainer, preferably at the college level. National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA) certification or obtained within six months from date of employment. Eligible for certification through KMA Board of Medical Licensure.
Desired Qualifications: Experience working in several sports and with both men and women programs. Well organized in terms of insurance claims, medical records, etc. Good communication skills. Computer skills.
This position will remain open until filled with a priority application deadline of August 19, 2019. To apply, visit: https://moreheadstate.peopleadmin.com, complete the MSU Application for Employment and upload a cover letter and resume with contact information for three references. Contact the Office of Human Resources at (606) 783-2097 should you have questions about our online application. MSU is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
About Morehead State University
Morehead State University (MSU) is a comprehensive public university with robust undergraduate and graduate programs, emerging doctoral programs, and an emphasis on regional engagement. MSU aspires to be the best public regional university in the South through prioritizing and focusing on student success; outcomes; academic excellence; and rankings, reputation and regional responsiveness.