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Assistant Athletic Trainer Fordham University

  • January 21, 2021 1:28 PM
    Message # 9900346
    Anonymous

    Description

    Fordham University is now accepting applications in the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics for a full time Assistant Athletic Trainer. Fordham University is a NCAA Division I (FCS) member of the Atlantic 10 Conference and Patriot League. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, coordinating the injury prevention, evaluation, management and rehabilitation for all 21 varsity sport programs. The sport assignment will be at the discretion of the Head Athletic Trainer.

    Position Information

    • Location: 
      Bronx, New York, United States 
    • Position Title: Asst/Assoc Athletic Trainer
    • Company Name: Fordham University
    • Job Settings: College/University
    • Select Your District: Eastern Athletic Trainers' Association (D1)
    • Job Type: Full-Time
    • Is this an existing position or a newly created position?: Existing Position
    • Job Duration: Indefinite
    • Min Education: Master's Degree
    • Min Experience: 1-2 Years
    • Required Travel: 25-50%
    • Military only; Is this a job/contract pending award?: N/A
    • Salary: $58,500.00 - $58,500.00 (Yearly Salary)

    Requirements

    • Performs injury evaluations of varsity student-athletes
    • Provides appropriate medical treatment to injured or ill student-athletes
    • Assumes responsibility for rehabilitation on athletic-related injuries
    • Provides first aid and emergency care when necessary
    • Refers Student-Athletes to appropriate medical facilities including scheduling student-athletes for medical appointments
    • Attends home and away games for selected intercollegiate teams, as well as practices for assigned teams
    • Documents injury reports, progress notes, and team physician doctor’s clinics in Fordham Sports Medicine injury tracking software
    • Files and coordinates medical insurance claims for assigned student-athletes
    • Coordinates preseason physicals with coaches, student-athletes and team physicians
    • Coordinates preventative injury programs while working with the strength and conditioning specialist
    • Assists with University drug testing program and coordinates in conjunction with the NCAA and the Center for Drug Free Sport 
    • Notifies and educates student-athletes regarding NCAA banned drugs and supplements
    • Assists with the recruiting, supervision and scheduling of student athletic trainers
    • Communicates with team physicians regarding treatment and follow-up care of student-athletes
    • Communicates on a daily basis with coaches regarding the status of their student-athletes
    • Performs administrative duties as assigned by the Head Athletic Trainer
    • Works with summer camps/clinics as assigned
    • Maintains all certifications (NATACPR, First Aid) and licenses (New York State)
    • Collects and files all student-athlete’s medical forms
    • Maintains compliance with all NCAA, Atlantic 10, Patriot League, and University rules and regulations
    • Follows and enforces all Athletic Training Room rules
    • Maintains the cleanliness and organization of the Athletic Training Room
    • Works evening and weekend hours as assigned
    • Is flexible with schedule changes while following the given clinic and sports coverage schedule

    Please Provide:

    Resume

    Cover Letter

    List of Recommendations with Contact Information

    Send to 

    Thomas O'Brien

    Associate Head Athletic Trainer

    tobrien39@fordham.edu

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