Athletic Trainer (Men’s Basketball) – University of The Incarnate Word 7/17

July 17th, 2021

University of The Incarnate Word

Athletic Trainer (Full-Time) – Men’s Basketball 7/12

University of The Incarnate Word – San Antonio, Tx.

Position Information
Position Title Athletic Trainer
UIW Mission University of the Incarnate Word is a Catholic institution that welcomes to its community persons of diverse backgrounds, in the belief that their respectful interaction advances the discovery of truth, mutual understanding, self-realization, and the common good.
Position Summary The Athletic Trainer is primarily responsible for athletic training services to UIW Men’s Basketball. This position also carries the additional duties of additional team(s) as assigned by the Associate Director of Athletics-Sports Medicine and duties assigned by the Director of Athletics.

This position is considered a “Responsible Employee” under Title IX federal regulations and “Mandatory Reporter” under Texas state law and The UIW Sexual Misconduct Policy. As a Mandatory Reporter, this position requires you as the employee to promptly report any incident that you witness or receive information about violating Title IX. These reporting responsibilities are set out in the UIW Sexual Misconduct Policy.

Job Duties
Job Duty Name Provide Quality Health Care
Description of Job Duties Coordinates and delivers athletic training services to various athletes at an NCAA Division I institution including, but not limited to:

Coordinates physical exams, evaluations and treatment of injuries and practices and games;

Designs and supervises rehabilitation programs;

Counsels within the limits of expertise;

Performs pre-practice/game taping; and

Provides coverage of all official practices and games.

Job Duty Name Supervise Students
Description of Job Duties Supervises pre-assigned athletic training students in the practice of proficiencies and competencies as outlined by the Curriculum Director of Athletic Training Education.
Job Duty Name Reporting & Documentation
Description of Job Duties Submits injured athlete status reports to coaches prior to practices and competitions.

Maintains computerized injury, treatment, incident, insurance, and medication forms and/or databases according to the guidelines in the Policy and Procedure Manual.

Job Duty Name Training Room Operations
Description of Job Duties Manages, organizes, and maintains the assigned athletic training rooms, equipment, supplies, and inventory.
Job Duty Name Additional Duties
Description of Job Duties Performs additional duties as assigned.
Knowledge Skills and Abilities Exhibits behaviors in strict compliance with the NATA Code of Professional Practice;

Ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse communities and cultures;

Employee shall adhere to all applicable rules and regulations of the University, the Conference, and the NCAA

Required Education Master’s Degree, current or by start date.
Required Work Experience Two years (2) of professional experience in athletic training. Note that GA experience will be counted as professional experience.
Preferred Qualifications None specified.
Required Certifications, Licenses or Registrations BOC Certified.

Possession of or eligibility to obtain and hold Athletic Training Licensure in state of Texas.

Work Hours Typical flexible trainer hours to include weekends, evenings, holidays, and travel as needed.
Physical Demands Requires lifting of heavy objects including assisting in person lifts. Physical dexterity to provide treatments required.

Exposure to extreme weather at times.

Posting Details
Posting Number AS1141PO
Number of Vacancies 1
Job Type Full Time
Job Category Administrator (exempt)
Desired Start Date 08/02/2021
Position End Date (if temporary)
Reports to Associate Athletic Director for Sports Medicine
Salary Commensurate with experience.
Open Date 07/12/2021
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant None specified.
EOE UIW is committed to a policy of equal opportunity in employment, without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, citizenship status, national origin, age, marital status, disability, genetic information, gender identity or expression, veteran status, pregnancy, and religion.

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Contact: Salvineo J. Cervantes MS, ATC/LAT

University of The Incarnate Word

Associate Athletic Director/ Sports Medicine

O: 210-283-6481


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