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Assistant Athletic Trainer (Eastern University)

  • March 04, 2020 12:47 PM
    Message # 8795140

    Title: Assistant Athletic Trainer

    Website: www.eastern.edu

    Institution: Eastern University

    Governing Body: NCAA

    Division: NCAA Division III

    Apply By Date: Position will remain open until filled

    City: St. Davids

    State: PA


    The position of Assistant Athletic Trainer requires a commitment to the core values of Eastern Athletics and in particular plays a vital role in the physical and mental health and safety of our student-athletes.  This position, reporting to the Head Athletic Trainer, will assist in the oversight of the intercollegiate athletic training services program for all student-athletes at EU. 

    Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: assisting with developing, organizing, implementing, budgeting, and supervising of the athletic training services program; performing responsibilities related to the prevention, rehabilitation, care, and education of student-athletes; and acting as a resource for all members of the Eastern University community at large and specifically for student-athletes in the intercollegiate sports program. 

    This position is responsible for ensuring that departmental efforts, especially those under the purview of the Assistant Athletic Trainer position description, support the mission of the University and are in compliance with all NCAA, MAC, and University rules and regulations. 

    The Assistant Athletic Trainer is accountable for modeling a positive, professional demeanor as is inherent in higher education and athletics, as well as for mentoring student-athletes with an emphasis in Christian formation. 

    This is a full-time, 12-month, support staff position within the Department of Athletics.  


    Bachelor’s degree in Sports Medicine, Athletic Training, or closely related field is required.  Master’s degree is preferred.  NATABOC Certified as an ATC is required, as is appropriate state licensure.  First Aid and CPR for the Professional Rescuer is also required, with Instructor certification preferred.  Strong communication and organizational skills, a positive mindset, the ability to multi-task, and attention to detail are essential.  The ability, and desire, to work successfully within a team-oriented department environment is required.  A commitment to the Division III philosophy of athletics and a working knowledge of NCAA rules is needed.  Candidates must exhibit an understanding of, and support for, the University’s Christian Mission.   Additional qualifications include excellent interpersonal and an ability to effectively communicate the mission and vision of Eastern University and the Athletic Department to alumni and friends of the university.

    Instructions To Apply: To apply, please send a cover letter, resume and list of 3 professional references to eujobs@eastern.edu with “Assistant Athletic Trainer Job# 351” in the subject line.

    Description of Institution:  (would include equal opportunity employer)

    Eastern University is a Christian university of the arts and sciences that integrates faith, reason and justice for students in its undergraduate, graduate, Seminary, urban, professional and international programs. Applicants should have a religious commitment compatible with its mission and be willing to support the mission and vision of the university.  The university complies with federal and state guidelines of nondiscrimination in employment; members of protected classes encouraged to apply.

    Contact:  Human Resources at eujobs@eastern.edu

    Vacancy Expiration Date: Position will remain open until filled

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