Assistant Athletic Trainer - Miami University in Oxford Ohio

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Miami University

Oxford, Ohio

United States


Detailed Job Description

Job ID:  630.  Duties include prevention, evaluation, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries to athletes (male and females) participating in Miami University Intercollegiate Athletic program. Supervision of student athletic trainers in clinical and educational setting and possibly teaching courses in the athletic training curriculum. In addition, duties will include maintaining medical records, travel with specific teams, coverage of specific practices and home contest.

This position specifically supports the mission of the University and the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics by assisting in institutional compliance with NCAA and Conference rules and regulations.

Reports to: Director of Sports Medicine / Head Team Physician.


1. Supervise the scheduling of pre-participation physical examinations and health appraisals.
2. Prevention, evaluation, treatment and rehabilitation of athletic injuries under the direction of the Director or Sports Medicine and Team Physician 
3. Provide medical coverage for practices and contests as designated. 
4. Supervise the medical coverage of teams as designated 
5. Provide medical coverage for home practices and contests as directed by the Director of Sports Medicine 
6. Communicate the status of injured athletes to the Director of Sports Medicine and respective coaches, acting as a liaison between physician, athletes, coaches, and the Director of Sports Medicine
7. Communicate and coordinate, with respective coaches, current health care standards and implementation of medical policies. 
8. Assist in recruiting of prospective student trainers. 
9. Assist in supervision of athletic training students in educational and clinical settings. 
10. Maintain certification in the National Athletic Trainers' Association 
11. Maintain State of Ohio Licensure as an athletic trainer 
12. Assure that all appropriate NCAA rules and regulations are followed as they apply to the sports medicine program 
13. Participate in departmental activities, including service on committees and attendance at all scheduled meetings. 
14. Participate in activities as requested by the Miami Red and White Club. 
15. Perform other duties as assigned by the athletic administration

Minimum Qualifications

• Certification by the National Trainers Association, meet qualifications to be licensed as an athletic trainer in the State of Ohio. 
• Bachelor's Degree.
• Successful experience as an undergraduate student athletic trainer.

Preferred Qualifications

Master Degree with experience in athletic training at the collegiate level.

Miami University, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with smoke- and tobacco-free campuses, is committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Keyword Phrases

  • Intercollegiate Athletics
  • Assistant Athletic Trainer
  • #1 Nationally for best teaching
  • Opportunities for growth and advancement
  • Inclusive, equitable working environment
  • Athletic Department & Coaching
  • Health Services
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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