Athletic Trainer/Instructor – North Central Texas College 8/11

August 11th, 2022

North Central Texas College

North Central Texas College is accepting applications for: Athletic Trainer/Instructor: Gainesville Campus: Full-Time: Benefits Eligible.


The Athletic Trainer/Instructor will be a part of the Department of Athletics and will work under the direction of the Physical Education Division Chair while also reporting to the Athletic Director.

Specific duties include:

  1. To teach athletic training courses as assigned.
  2. To supervise student trainers in the classroom, training room, and at other sites.
  3. To develop, direct, and administer an athletic training facility.
  4. To provide athletic training support services for all athletic programs at the college.
  5. To assist with the development of the annual budget for the athletic training facility and instructional program.
  6. To travel with athletic teams as assigned.
  7. To order, maintain, and update training supplies.
  8. To coordinate athletic student’s insurance.
  9. To recruit students to the Athletic Trainer Program.
  10. To function as a team member in the Department of Athletics and the Department of Student Success in the development and implementation of processes necessary to accomplish the goals and philosophy of the department and the college.
  11. To assume additional responsibilities as assigned by the Athletic Director, and/or the College Chancellor.

Work Environment

Work is primarily performed in the athletic training facility with limited supervision and in a variety of inside and outside athletic facilities. Travel and weekend work may be required as well as early and late hours related to nature of job.

Physical Requirements

Essential functions of this position require: lifting, manual dexterity, large motor skills, ability to communicate. Heavy work: Occasional lifting and carrying objects up to 75 pounds, Frequent lifting and carrying, pushing, or pulling objects weighing up to 50 pounds; and/or continuous lifting, carrying, pushing, or pulling 10-20 pounds. Mental Application: Utilizes memory for details, verbal instructions, emotional stability, critical thinking, adaptability and creative problem solving skills are important

Required Education:

Master’s degree in Kinesiology or related field from an accredited institution of higher learning recognized by the US Department of Education.

Required Experience:

Two year’s college or related experience

Preferred Experience:

College experience preferred

CPR and First Aid Certification preferred or ability to obtain within six months



Required Skills & Abilities:

Ability to communicate effectively

Ability to work in a variety of stressful situations

Organizational skills to maintain accurate records and files

Ability to work effectively with a variety of different people

Ability to effectively supervise, lead students

Must be able to maintain a flexible schedule

Must possess a valid, current Driver’s License.

Understanding of athletic rules and how those affect the athlete

Must be a self-starter and able to work independently

Subject to criminal background check. Resume, cover letter, and unofficial transcript is required in addition to application. Salary starts at $45,185 and can commensurate on applicable education and experience.




North Central Texas College (“NCTC”) is an equal opportunity employer. NCTC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, genetics, equal pay, or any other legally protected characteristic. NCTC prohibits harassment on the basis of a legally protected characteristic and/or retaliation for reporting a complaint.

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