Athletic Trainer – University of Incarnate Word 9/20

September 20th, 2022

University of Incarnate Word

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 provides quality health care primarily to assigned student-athletes
and supports other staff members with health care for all student-athletes at University of
the Incarnate Word.

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 Title IX violations. These
reporting responsibilities are set out in the UIW Sexual Misconduct Policy.

Job Duties
Job Duty Name Essential Duties
Description of Job Duties Coordinates and delivers athletic training services to various athletes at an NCAA
Division I institution including, but not limited to, coordination of physical exams,
evaluation and treatment of injuries at practices and games, design and
supervision of rehabilitation programs, counseling within the limits of expertise,
pre-practice/game taping, and coverage of all official practices and games.
Manages, organizes, and maintains the assigned athletic training rooms,
equipment, supplies, and inventory.
Refers injured athletes to appropriate health care providers according to
guidelines in the Policy & Procedure Manual and within the limits of expertise.
Exhibits behaviors in strict compliance with the NATA Code of Professional
Practice.
Submits injured athlete status reports to coaches by a mutually agreed time of the
day 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.
Communicates with department heads of Athletic Training, Athletic Training
Education Program, Team Physicians, Head Coaches, and Athletic Department
Personnel as it pertains to athletic training.
Supervises pre-assigned athletic training students in the practice of proficiencies
and competencies as outlined by the Curriculum Director of Athletic Training
Education.
Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications
Knowledge Skills and Abilities Knowledge of the NATA Code of Professional Practice.
Must be organized and detail-oriented.

Apply online at:  https://jobs.uiw.edu/postings/20388

Contact:

Salvineo J. Cervantes MS, ATC/LAT

University of the Incarnate Word

Associate Athletic Director/Sports Medicine

scervan1@uiwtx.edu

C: 210-632-3627

O: 210-283-6481

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