The University of Missouri - St. Louis, a member of the Great Lakes Valley Conference, is accepting applications for the position of an Assistant Athletic Trainer. This is a 12-month full time benefited position.
July 30, 2021
Applicants must combine all application materials (cover letter, resume, and list of three references with contact information) into one PDF or Microsoft Word document and upload as a resume attachment. Limit document name to 50 characters. Maximum size limit is 11MB. Do not include special characters (e.g., /, &, %, etc.).
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General Summary: In accordance with the mission of the Department of Athletics, administer the progress and success of the sports medicine program within the guidelines of the NCAA Division II, the Great Lakes Valley Conference, and the University of Missouri - St. Louis.
Summary of Responsibilities:
Support the Head Athletic Trainer and Health Care Team
Provide medical coverage for men's and women's athletic teams.
Provide prevention, evaluation, care and rehabilitation services to student-athletes.
Knowledge of concussion testing and evaluation along with medical record keeping.
Coordinate and transportation of student-athletes to and from physician's appointments.
Maintain and document medical records and assist with coordination of insurance information.
Collaborate with the strength and conditioning staff in developing performance and wellness programing
Create and maintain an atmosphere of student welfare and a high standard of quality of care.
Review, evaluate and make recommendations to the Head Athletic Trainer as they relate to policies, procedures and health care issues.
Assist in other administrative responsibilities or projects as directed by the Head Athletic Trainer.
Bachelor's degree, NATA Certified and eligible for licensure in the state of Missouri, 3 years of professional experience, 3 years of collegiate experienced required. Masters degree preferred. Additional certifications needed are CPR and AED. Possess advanced soft tissue and manual therapy skill set, advanced rehabilitation and reconditioning exoerience and expertise. Knowledge of NCAA rules and procedures is required.
The University of Missouri - St. Louis offers benefit-eligible employees a wide variety of benefits including: health, dental and vision coverage effective on the first day of employment, vacation and sick time accrual, four personal days per year, tuition assistance for employees and their dependents, pension and employee and dependent life insurance. For more information about our benefits, please visit http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits .
UMSL is an equal access, equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that is fully committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. Equal Opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competence without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
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