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  • Athletic Trainer(Oxford)

    Job Number
    20879
    Job Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Division
    Oxford College
    Department
    Oxford College
    This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues:
    Working with human blood, body fluids, tissues, or other potentially infectious materials.
    Job Category
    Admissions & Student Life
  • Description

    Located 36 miles east of Atlanta on Emory’s original campus Oxford College invites applications for an Athletic Trainer

     

    JOB DESCRIPTION:

    • Under the direct supervision of the Director of Athletics and Recreation, consults, when appropriate, with the Director of Student Health.
    • Coordinates the delivery of sports medicine services to all varsity athletes.
    • Oversees all athletic training needs for four intercollegiate teams.
    • Obtains medical pre-clearance information from all freshmen and transfer student athletes; ensures pre-season physical exams are completed.
    • Educates coaches, athletes and parents on injury prevention techniques.
    • Develops and implements emergency action plans. Assesses varsity and non-varsity injuries and refers athletes for appropriate treatment.
    • Coordinates the management of documentation and obtaining of medical records with the Athletic Director.
    • Coordinates communication with athletes, coaches, parents and physicians.
    • Observes assessments conducted by physicians, as appropriate. Refers athletes to outside specialists when necessary.
    • Assists the Athletic Director with the management of the varsity athletic injury insurance account and with the inventory and purchasing of athletic training supplies; coordinates medical coverage for varsity practices and competitions.
    • Ensures compliance with OSHA, NATA and NCAA/NJCAA medical recommendations and guidelines.
    • Manages the development and implementation of treatment and rehabilitation protocols.
    • Attends all home varsity games.
    • Performs related responsibilities as required. 


    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

    • A bachelor's degree. A master's degree and NATABOC preferred; eligible for State of Georgia license.
    • 3 years of related experience preferred, including administrative/management experience. 

     

    One of Emory University's four schools partnering in undergraduate education, Oxford College provides 950 first- and second-year students of high academic profile an intensive liberal-arts program for the first two years of their Emory bachelor’s degree. We are interested in candidates with a commitment to working with a remarkably diverse student body in an inclusive learning community. Applications from women and historically underrepresented minorities are particularly welcome.

     

    For more information about Oxford College and for a full listing of open positions, visit http://oxford.emory.edu/hiring

    Additional Details

    In addition, the Athletic Trainer(Oxford) develops, administers and implements strength and conditioning programs for varsity athletes. Designs, organizes, administers, supervises and implements off-season, pre-season, and in-season sport-specific strength and conditioning programs for varsity athletes. Increases the athletic ability and performance of student-athletes. Motivates student-athletes to strive to achieve their highest potential, keeping in mind their various skill levels. Develops regimens to prevent injuries. Maintains appropriate records for each sport/athlete. Coordinates strength and conditioning programs with related rehabilitation activities developed by athletic trainers. Administers pre-season and off-season fitness evaluations. Develops and enforces appropriate safety procedures. Ensures compliance with NJCAA and NCAA policies and regulations, including NCAA policies on banned substances. Performs related responsibilities as required.

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