The Assistant Athletic Trainer collaborates with other members of Athletic Training Staff in the delivery of Athletic Training Services to CU student-athletes. Will report directly to Head Athletic Trainer.
Additional responsible will include Assist Head Trainer in supervision of graduate student athletic trainers and student workers; Attend practices and games of assigned Tier 1 sport(s) (home and away); Administrative oversight and home event/post season coverage of assigned Tier 2 sport(s); Coordinate and maintain medical referrals and records from Athletic Training room visits; Maintain good standing with the NATA BOC and NE state licensure through continuing education units; work with Athletic Performance Staff to develop programs to aid in the prevention of injury; Serve as preceptor for the University of Nebraska at Omaha Athletic Training Education Program under the supervision of the Program Director
Qualifications: Master's Degree in related field; Must be certified by the National Athletic Trainer's Association Board of Certification, eligible for Nebraska Athletic Trainer License
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities: Basic computer proficiency/skills; Ability to self-start, work independently Strong interpersonal/human relations/supervisory skills in relationship to college students and working with the public; Must be able to comply with policies and procedures of Creighton University Athletic Department, as well as, comply with all NCAA and Big East Conference rules and guidelines regarding medical aspects of sports; Must be able to work effectively under pressure while maintaining a professional demeanor; Ability to maintain confidentiality regarding sensitive matters; Ability to support and endorse the academic program and the highest level of achievement for each student-athlete; Serve as a positive ambassador of the athletic program Ability to travel; Ability to work evenings and weekends;
Required Licenses/Certifications: Must be certified by the National Athletic Trainer's Association Board of Certification, eligible for Nebraska Athletic Trainer License
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Disclosure Statement: This description describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Regular, reliable attendance is an essential function and all employees are required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties as requested by their supervisor. Employees may also be required to work in excess of normal working hours as workloads and seasonal activities necessitate. A complete description is available in the Human Resource office located at 3006 Webster Street Omaha, NE. Creighton University reserves the right to modify duties, responsibilities and activities at any time with or without notice.