In consultation with the Coordinator of Sports Medicine, Certified Athletic Trainer and under the medical supervision of the Team Physician(s), this position provides a full-range of athletic training health care services for NCAA Division II athletic teams. This includes, but is not limited to the prevention, evaluation, assessment, management, and treatment of injuries / illnesses, short-term and long-term rehabilitation of injuries, education and counseling of student-athletes, and related health care administration. Works in cooperation with and under the medical supervision of the Team Physician(s).
Perform as certified athletic trainer in the prevention, evaluation, assessment, rehabilitation, management, treatment, and treatment of injuries and illnesses.
Provide athletic training health care services for team practices and home contests.
Make medical referrals and in consultation with supervising team physician, determine the medical clearance of student-athletes.
Document and effectively communicate with coaches all medical restrictions for participation.
Provide emergency care under the policies and procedures of the Office of Athletic Training and the Plan of Care with the supervising team physician(s).
Work with coaches and student-athletes to develop appropriate training regiments.
Assist with the formation and maintenance of student-athlete medical records.
Maintain proper medical record keeping and documentation of all injuries and illnesses.
Assist the Coordinator of Sports Medicine, Certified Athletic Trainer with administrative responsibilities - including, but not limited to management / processing of insurance claims, review of policies and procedures, website management, supervision of student-workers or interns, etc.
Share in the responsibilities of athletic training facility and fitness center maintenance and upkeep.
Maintain proper certifications/licensure as required by the State of New Jersey.
Abide by the National Athletic Trainers' Association Code of Ethics.
Integrate the core values of respect, compassion, integrity, justice and service in all aspects of interaction.
Travel with teams and provide athletic training health care services
Provide Athletic Training health care services for GCU camps and clinics (during contract period).
Assist with facilitation of pre-participation physical exams.
Assist in the implementation of institutional and NCAA drug-testing and education.
Coordinate access to medical services for students majoring in Dance.
Serve as Clinical Preceptor for Seton Hall University's Entry-Level Graduate Athletic Training Program.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's Degree required.
Certified Athletic Trainer by the Board of Certification.
Licensed (or eligible for licensure) as an Athletic Trainer by the New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners.
Current certification in CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer.
Experience in an athletic training facility environment (collegiate preferred).
Knowledge of NCAA regulations.
Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
Strong organizational skills.
Strong computer skills and familiarity with Electronic Medical Records.
Prior experience with Microsoft Office Suite and Microsoft SharePoint Server
Prior experience with ImPact neurocognitive testing
Instructor Certification in CPR/AED/First Aid
Strength & Conditioning certification is preferred
Founded in 1908 and sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy, Georgian Court University is a leading regional university that provides a transformative education, preparing students for ethical leadership and service in the Catholic Mercy tradition. GCU's strong liberal arts core and its special concern for women create an environment that supports diversity and academic excellence. Anchored by the Mercy... core values of respect, integrity, compassion, service, and justice, Georgian Court serves nearly 2,500 students of all faiths and backgrounds in upward of 30 undergraduate and 10 graduate programs.The university, which was founded over a century ago as a women's college, became a fully coeducational university in 2013. Women and men attend classes on the GCU main campus in Lakewood, N.J., on the picturesque former George Jay Gould estate, which is also a National Historic Landmark. Courses are also taught online and at several other locations in New Jersey.