Athletic Trainer

Recruiter
Boston University
Location
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Posted
01 Apr 2018
End of advertisement period
29 Apr 2018
Ref
5734/C2918
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Sport Science
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

The Athletic Trainer will provide sports medicine services to all student-athletes including, but not limited to evaluation, diagnosis, management, treatment, rehabilitation and intervention of injuries and illnesses. This position works closely with the Directors of Athletic Training Services, Head and Senior Athletic Trainers, Medical Director of Sports Medicine and team physicians, and Athletic Department and PERD personnel to ensure a safe and healthy environment is in place for the student-athletes. This position also provides sports medicine services for patients during clinic hours. This position is responsible for providing medical care during practices, games and tournaments, as assigned by the Head Athletic Trainers and Directors of Athletic Training Services. In addition this position has the responsibility of educating, supervising, mentoring and evaluating undergraduate and graduate students and ensuring an administratively effective medical unit.

Required Skills

Required: Masters Degree required. One to three years experience. CPR qualified for the Professional Rescuer (or equivalent)and AED certified, BOC certified in good standing, and licensed by the state of Massachusetts or eligible. Excellent written and oral communication. Preferred: Preferred CAATE accredited or accreditation eligible residency. Demonstrated area of expertise in neurotrauma and spine.

Boston University an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular