Athletic Trainer – San Angelo Central High School 6/2

June 2nd, 2022

San Angelo Central High School

Job Title: Athletics Trainer  
Reports To: Executive Director of Athletics  
Dept/School: Campus Assigned  
   

Primary Purpose

Plan, coordinate and supervise all components of athletic training program for student athletes. Under the direction of a physician, carry out activities in the areas of: prevention, evaluation, emergency treatment, physical reconditioning, and rehabilitation of injuries.

Qualifications Education/Certification

Bachelor’s Degree

Valid Texas Teaching Certificate, preferred

Valid license from Texas Advisory Board of Athletic Trainers National Athletic Trainers Association Certification, preferred

Special Knowledge/Skills

Ability to diagnose athletic injuries

Ability to provide injury prevention and rehabilitation services Ability to provide emergency care

Knowledge of therapeutic modalities and ability to apply appropriate treatment to athletic injuries Ability to instruct and supervise student athletes and student trainers

Strong organizational, communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills

Experience

Two years’ experience as an athletic trainer

Major Responsibilities and Duties Program Management

  1. Plan and implement a comprehensive athletic injury and illness prevention program for student
  1. Respond to emergencies and make quick, independent judgments about
  1. Identify acute injuries and provide first-aid triage including assessing injuries and deciding whether an athlete should seek further medical attention and should discontinue participation in the athletic
  1. Maintain accurate records of all injuries and the treatment of all injuries for student
  1. Works closely with community physicians and hospitals in scheduling appointments for injured
  1. Organize and implement the procedure for athletic
  1. Promptly and accurately gather all paperwork on athletes, such as physicals and emergency
  1. Provide basic instruction to campus athletic staff members in the prevention and care of athletic
  1. Enforce team and district rules firmly, consistently, and fairly in the area of student
  1. Utilize appropriate procedures for approval of all expenditures and work closely with the athletics department in the budget

Rehabilitation and Reconditioning

  1. Develop and supervise appropriate rehabilitation programs for athletes under the direction of a
  1. Evaluate and record rehabilitation progress of athletes, develop progression criteria and return to

Communication

  1. Establish and maintain effective communication with students, parents, medical staff, coaches and
  1. Assume responsibility for working with and developing the proper relationship with team physicians, coaches, athletes, and families of injured
  1. Keeps athletics department and coaching staff informed of injuries requiring
  1. Contribute toward the development of a strong, positive attitude among student trainers and athletes toward the training facilities and the training
  1. Articulate the district’s mission and goals to the community and solicit community

Supervisory Responsibilities

  1. Select, train and supervise student assistant trainers and schedule student trainers for athletic contests and practices.
  1. Regularly review the eligibility of student trainers, take appropriate action for ineligible students, and support school efforts to remediate the

Compensation

Salary, $7000, + 20 days

If interested please email your resume to:

Rodney Chant, Executive Director of Athletics

San Angelo ISD

rodney.chant@saisd.org

To be considered for an interview you must fill out an application at:

https://www.saisd.org/departments/human-resources/employment-opportunities

To apply for this job email your details to rodney.chant@saisd.org