Assistant Athletics Trainer The University of Akron Akron, OH
The University of Akron, a Division I (FBS) Institution and member of the Mid-American Conference is accepting applications for two Assistant Athletic Trainer positions. One position will work with Men’s and Women’s Track as its primary team and one position will have Men’s Basketball as its primary team.
Responsibilities: Provide athletic training services in the administration of health care to University athletes. Plan and oversee rehabilitation programs for injured athletes. Maintain comprehensive records of athletic injuries and treatments. Make referrals to and interact regularly with team physicians and other health care consultants.
Required Qualifications: Master’s degree required. NATA Certification required. Requires a minimum of two years of experience of athletic training in a Division I college setting. Knowledge of human anatomy, exercise physiology and evaluation and rehabilitation techniques required. Strong communication skills, problem solving skills and computer skills required.
About UA: Located in Akron, Ohio, The University of Akron (UA) is one of the largest employers in the region and offers an array of employment opportunities. Here you'll find a metropolitan setting that places you in the heart of a dynamic, regional economy and in sync with the pulse of business, government and the community.
We're committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff by including individuals from varied backgrounds and characteristics, including age, gender, religion, ethnicity, disability, national origin, sexual orientation and socioeconomic background. We're also committed to offering competitive salary and benefits packages to qualified candidates.
Application deadline: Open until filled
For complete position details, visit https://uakron.edu/hr/job-openings/openings.dot Job ID #11677
The University of Akron is an equal education and employment institution. It is the policy of this institution that there shall be no unlawful discrimination against any individual in employment or in its programs or activities at The University of Akron because of race, color, religion, sex, age, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, genetic information, military status or status as a veteran. The University is also committed to the principles of affirmative action and acts in accordance with state and federal laws.
About University of Akron
The University of Akron is the region’s most influential public research university, contributing to the resurgence of the local economy, providing a workforce highly trained in diverse disciplines, and known for an innovative approach to higher education.
With nearly 26,000 students and more than 300 associate, bachelor’s, master’s, doctorate and law degree programs, UA offers career-focused and experiential learning that defines the polytechnic approach to education.
UA brings together diverse disciplines in ways that provide students with life-long skills, internships and co-ops, opportunities for academic research, study abroad, on-campus student employment and service projects designed for diverse groups of learners, including full-time, part-time and online students, veterans, and adults returning to the classroom.