Adventist Education

A Journey to Excellence
Category:
College/University
Organization:
Pacific Union College
Posted:
Nov. 19, 2021
Resumes Due:
Dec. 31, 2021

Description: Develop, coordinate and administer a comprehensive sports medical program for College intercollegiate sports. The head athletic trainer will also perform professional and administrative services essential for the successful implementation and development of the program. • Develop overall sports medicine program for the college, including injury prevention programs, injury evaluations, injury management, injury treatment and rehabilitation, educational programs and counseling for student-athletes • Provide athletic training services for the college’s athletic department, including attendance at scheduled team practices and all home competitions. • Coordinate and schedule physical examinations and medical referrals for student-athletes to determine their ability to practice and compete. • Work in conjunction with health services/physicians/medical personnel to ensure safety in the design and implementation of fitness, nutrition and conditioning programs customized to meet individual student-athlete needs • Assist Athletic Director in the development of the sports medicine program budget and ordering of training room supplies • Evaluate and recommend new techniques and equipment that would enhance the benefit of the sports medical program • Maintenance and upkeep of the athletic training room and other sites as designated • Continued education in sports medicine and maintaining good standing with N.A.T.A Board of Certification. • Record keeping and documentation • Other duties as specified by the Department of Athletics

Experience: Education: • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in the area of athletic training • Master’s degree preferred Experience: 2 – 3 years professional experience preferred Certificates, Licenses, Registrations Certified by the National Athletic Trainers’ Association Board of Certification (NATABOC), State Athletic Training Licensure, Familiarity with NCAA, NAIA or NJCAA governing rules. Other Qualifications Must have an expressed commitment to Jesus Christ, the teachings and mission of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, an SDA church member in good and regular standing, and a desire to serve in a cooperative, spiritually redemptive, and soul-winning atmosphere. Practice confidentiality of information at all times. • Requires sitting, standing, bending and reaching. May need to lift items up to 50 pounds. Requires manual dexterity sufficient to operate standard office machines such as computers, fax machines, calculators, and telephone and other office equipment. Requires normal range of hearing and vision. May be asked to travel by car or airline. Evening hours are at times required to oversee the call center activities.