Outreach Athletic Trainer (Cy-Fair ISD) – Memorial Herman Sports Medicine 7/13

July 13th, 2022

Memorial Herman Sports Medicine

Outreach Athletic Trainer with Cy-Fair ISD through Memorial Hermann Sports Medicine

  • Job Posting Title

Outreach Athletic Trainer, SM&R – with Cy-Fair ISD

  • Job Description Summary

This position is to fulfill a contractual obligation with Cy-Fair ISD to supply an athletic trainer for 30 hours per week to supplement the districts school athletic trainers with primary responsibilities to the junior high school. The other 10 hours will be spent in a SM&R clinic being used as an extender to the therapist producing additional units. You will also serve as a liaison between team physicians and high school staff and athletes to Memorial Hermann facilities and services.

  • Job Description

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Bachelor’s degree in Athletic training; Sports Medicine; Exercise Physiology; Exercise Science; Kinesiology; Health Education; Human Performance; or other related degree required

Licenses/Certifications: CPR certification required; Must be currently licensed by the State of Texas as an athletic trainer; NATA certification preferred

Experience / Knowledge / Skills:

  • Possess basic knowledge of computer software packages; experience with Microsoft Windows based programs preferred
  • Ability to coordinate and communicate effectively with physicians, athletic trainers, coaches, athletes, families, communities and other departments while utilizing a team approach
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Able to adjust communication appropriately to address specific market segments or customers
  • Ability to prioritize and complete multiple tasks
  • Effective presentation and teaching skills
  • Ability to monitor patient and environmental safety in all situations
  • Thorough knowledge of sports medicine rehabilitation treatment programs and strategies
  • Requires some lifting (around 50 pounds)
  • Requires working some nights, weekends and holidays
  • Requires working outside some days for events
  • Demonstrates commitment to the Partners-in-Caring process by integrating our culture in all internal and external customer interactions; delivers on our brand promise of “we advance health” through innovation, accountability, empowerment, collaboration, compassion and results while ensuring one Memorial Hermann.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Provides for the care, prevention, treatment and rehabilitation of athletic injuries
  • Ensures the attainment of outreach program goals.
  • Maintains professionalism in all program activities and duties.
  • Maintains all essential documentation.
  • Participates in student education and staff development programs as assigned.
  • Respond to requests by program director to perform special projects or administrative functions.
  • Presents relevant special topics in professional literature at clinic meetings, grand rounds, conferences, university settings and meetings as delegated or requested by the faculty
  • Promotes individual professional growth and development by meeting requirements for mandatory/continuing education, skills competency, supports department-based goals which contribute to the success of the organization; serves as preceptor, mentor, and resource to less experienced staff.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Please contact:  Robert Maniscalco, MEd, LAT, ATC

                        Robert.maniscalco@memorialhermann.org

                        713-826-8196

To apply for this job email your details to Robert.maniscalco@memorialhermann.org