Employment Opportunities

Assistant Athletic Trainer

Job Description Summary: Performs a variety of functions in the care, prevention and rehabilitation of athletic injuries for student-athletes through an existing sports medicine program. Specific responsibilities include coordination of medical care for sports as assigned by the Head Athletic Trainer, team travel, work on weekends, and some holidays.

Carolina University is a member of NCCAA Division I – South Region

Job Description

Essential Functions:

  • Provides comprehensive evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of athletically injured student-athletes, in conjunction with appropriate medical personnel; Primary sports responsibilities include practices, games, travel, and emergency preparation
  • Maintain detailed and current medical records
  • Assist in daily maintenance of athletic training facilities and equipment
  • Educate athletes on injury prevention, management, and return to play
  • Assist in the processing of medical insurance claims and related information
  • Collaborate with staff to create and update emergency action plans as well as policies and procedures documentation
  • Assist in inventory, purchasing, and restocking medical supplies and equipment
  • Assist in administering preseason concussion baseline testing as well as follow ups
  • Serve as a liaison between coaches, student-athletes, physicians, and parents

Additional responsibilities

  • Develop and distribute visiting team information in the form of an email in a timely fashion.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Head Athletic Trainer or Associate Athletic Director
  • Communicate daily with all members of sports medicine staff, coaches, and athletes

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 0-2 years of experience in athletic training in the intercollegiate setting
  • NATA Certification, Licensure (eligible for NC), and CPR/AED certification
  • Strong written and verbal communication and computer utilization skills
  • Ability to lift 30lbs with appropriate accommodation
  • 3 Professional References

Salary will range from $35,000-$45,000

Please submit resume and cover letter to lavaccam@carolinau.edu