Salary and benefits are competitive. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
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The University of Washington (UW) is proud to be one of the nation's premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty.
Our Department of Intercollegiate Athletics has an outstanding opportunity for a Assistant Athletic Trainer.This individual will assist the Director of Athletic Training in administering athletic training services to the Men's and Women's Track and Field and Cross Country programs, or other program(s) as assigned, at the University of Washington. These services include but are not limited to:
Carry out duties as described in the National Athletic Trainer's Association role delineation study for Certified Athletic Trainers. Provide athletic training coverage for practices, strength and conditioning sessions as needed, competition, and travel coverage for assigned athletic teams. Assist in the management of day-to-day operations within the University of Washington Athletic Training room and its associated policies, and procedures. Perform administrative duties as assigned by the Director of Athletic Training.
Compliance with the rules and regulations of the University, the NCAA, the Pac-12 Conference, the State of Washington and any other governing body is of paramount importance to the University. The overall responsibility of this position is for the successful operation of the program in full compliance with all such rules and regulations. As a condition of employment, the Employee shall be required to participate in rules education programs offered by the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics.
Bachelor's degree and NATABOC certification required with current CPR and First Aid/AED certifications. Must be proficient in manual therapy, functional assessments and rehabilitation and injury prevention programs. Ability to relate to both men's and women's athletic injuries and health related concerns. Must possess knowledge of current standards of practice in Athletic Training Room operation. Ability to interact effectively with other intercollegiate athletic staff, coaches, and the local medical community is extremely important. Excellent organizational and time management skills are required.
Master's degree in athletic training or related field, 3-5 years Division 1 athletic training experience preferred.
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:
Appointment to this position is contingent upon obtaining satisfactory results from a criminal background check
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