Assistant Athletic Trainer – UT Dallas 7/6

July 6th, 2022

UT Dallas

Apply at: https://jobs.utdallas.edu/postings/19352

Posting Number

S04240P

Position Title

Assistant Athletic Trainer

Functional Title

Assistant Athletic Trainer

Department

Athletics

Salary Range

$45,000 – DOQ

Pay Basis

Monthly

Position Status

Regular full-time

Location

Richardson

Position End Date (if temporary)

Posting Open Date

07/06/2022

Posting Close Date

Open Until Filled

Yes

Desired Start Date

07/25/2022

Job Summary

The University of Texas at Dallas seeks an experienced and energetic athletic trainer who will, with the scope of licensure and legal boundaries, provide education, assessment, treatment and prevention services for athletic related injuries and illnesses to assigned student-athletes, coaching staff, and members of the Athletic Department. The individual will assist in the day-to-day management of the athletic department’s sports medicine operation and provide effective delivery of athletic training services.

Minimum Education and Experience

•A bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in Athletic Training, Physical Education, or a related field is required.
•Must possess a current and valid State of Texas Athletic Training license OR be eligible to immediately obtain this licensure.
•Must be certified in First-aid, CPR and AED use.
•Southwest Athletic Trainers Association (SWATA) member if applicable
•BOC License

Preferred Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in Athletic Training, Physical Education, or a related field is required. Must possess a current and valid State of Texas Athletic Training license OR be eligible to immediately obtain this licensure. Must be certified in First-aid, CPR and AED use. Southwest Athletic Trainers Association (SWATA) member if applicable. BOC License.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Comply with the University of Texas at Dallas Athletic Department Policies & Procedures, NCAA and American Southwest Conference (ASC) Manuals, NATA and ASC Athletic Training Code of Ethics and Conduct, and abide by all University policies.

Responsible to maintain a professional image while representing the University at games, practices, away trips, conventions or meetings, and in the local community.

Assist in the daily operation of the athletic training facilities.

Coordinate all medical care and treatment for assigned teams and athletes, Athletic Administration and coaching staff, including but not limited to planning, coordinating and implementing programs for the prevention, evaluation, care/treatment and rehabilitation of injuries and illnesses, practice and event coverage, and team travel.

Education and counseling to student-athletes about their injuries/illness; Maintain appropriate, accurate, current and confidential documentation and medical records at all times.

Serve as a liaison to and coordinate treatment and referrals with University team physicians and healthcare professionals to assure continuity of care to the student-athletes within the Athletic Department.

Effective communication of information between the sports medicine team, coaches/athletic department personnel, the Head Athletic Trainer, student-athletes and parents/guardians.

Education of coaches and athletic department staff in First-Aid, CPR, AED application, and Emergency Action Plans.

Maintain a positive rapport and relationship with Athletic Department Administrations, coaching staff, and University faculty, staff, and students.

Will be active in the profession of athletic training, and may perform other duties as assigned by the Head Athletic Trainer / Director of Athletics.

Must possess exceptional time management and detail-orientation skills, strong clinical and interpersonal skills, and have the ability to work independently as well as with other staff.

Must maintain all certifications/licensing (national, state, or other certification) during employment.

Must have basic knowledge of NCAA rules for Division III Athletics.

Physical Activities

Working Conditions

Additional Information

The division of student affairs promotes and encourages student engagement and belonging. We accomplish this through in-person interactions with students, therefore remote work for this position is not available.

Special Instructions Summary

Please apply online and attach cover letter, resume and 3 references.

Important Message

1) All employees serve as a representative of the University and are expected to display respect, civility, professional courtesy, consideration of others and discretion in all interactions with members of the UT Dallas community and the general public.

2) UT Dallas does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, national origin, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its programs and activities, including in admission and enrollment. For inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies, contact the Director of Institutional Equity at InstitutionalEquity@utdallas.edu or the Title IX Coordinator at TitleIXCoordinator@utdallas.edu, or call 972-883-5331.

To apply for this job please visit jobs.utdallas.edu.