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Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer (Western Illinois University)

  • March 16, 2021 6:02 PM
    Message # 10204404

    Title:                      Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainers (3 positions)

    Website:              goleathernecks.com                       www.wiu.edu

    Institution:          Western Illinois University

    Governing Body:  NCAA I

    Start Date:          August 2021

    Apply By Date:  Open until filled

    City: Macomb

    State:  IL

    Salary: Full tuition waiver; Monthly stipend

    Description: Western Illinois University will be accepting applications for three Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainers.  These positions are 8-9 month appointment beginning August 2021.  Full tuition waiver and monthly stipend included.  Primary Sport Assignments: Men’s Soccer, Women’s Soccer, Baseball. Provide first class healthcare to WIU student-athletes; Maintain proper medical records for WIU student-athletes; Coverage of practice, home, and away events as assigned; Treatment/rehabilitation of orthopedic and general medical injuries/illnesses; Refer patients when appropriate to WIU team physicians/student health center; Transport student-athletes to physicians appointments as needed; Keep a WIU Graduate School GPA of 3.0 or better; Maintain a professional appearance and demeanor; Other duties as assigned; Ability to travel by air or bus with sport teams; Follow all COVID-19 policy and procedures

    Qualifications: Bachelor Degree in Athletic Training; BOC Certified Athletic Trainer by July, 2021; State of Illinois Licensure; Acceptance to WIU Graduate School (requires 3.0  GPA); CPR/AED for the Healthcare Provider; Valid Driver’s License; Ability to lift, move, push and pull equipment or boxes in excess of 25lbs. Ability to handle outdoor temperatures for a reasonable period of time. Must be able to move around campus which includes gym, turf, fields.  Ability to work flexible hours to include nights, weekends and holidays as required by sports schedule; Preferred Qualifications: Experience traveling with a sport team; Desire to work in the collegiate/professional setting as a career choice; BOC certified athletic trainer; Advanced sports knowledge through internship or clinical rotation;

    Instructions To Apply: Please email (pdf preferred) cover letter, resume, and contact information for at least three references to:

    Chad Cerullo MS, ATC, LAT, CES

    Director of Sports Medicine

    Western Illinois University

    1 University Circle

    Macomb, IL 61455


    Review of applications will begin immediately. Positions will be open until filled. Graduate School application and materials may be obtained via: http://www.wiu.edu/grad/

    Last modified: March 18, 2021 8:15 PM | Anonymous

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