This position will be under the supervision of the Executive Director of Duke Athletic Medicine and is a 12 month post. The assistant athletic trainer will manage the care of the student-athletes of Duke University participating in NCAA Division I sports and report to the Executive Director of Athletic Medicine. Main sport focus will be with softball and additional sport/duties as determined by the Executive Director of Athletic Medicine. Responsibilities of the assistant athletic trainer at Duke University include: prevention and care of athletic injury and illnesses, evaluation of athletic injuries, communication of information between the athletic medicine team, coaches, student-athletes and parents, education and counseling to student-athletes about their injury/illness and maintaining appropriate documentation and record-keeping.
Required Qualifications • Bachelor’s degree in appropriate area of specialization and Master’s degree are requirements. • Certified by the National Athletic Trainers’ Association Board of Certification (NATABOC). • Fulfill requirements to apply for State Licensure with the NC Board of Athletic Trainer Examiners. • Familiarity with NCAA governing rules. • Minimum two years of softball experience is preferred.
Please submit the following to apply: • Cover letter • Resume • List of References (no letters at this time)
How to Apply:
Please send all application materials to firstname.lastname@example.org with the title of Assistant Athletic Trainer in the subject line, or thru the NATA.org employment site at http://www.nata.org/career-center. For more information on Duke University Athletics please go to: goduke.com.
Duke University is a private research university located in Durham, North Carolina. Duke is a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference and sponsors 26 varsity sports, campus recreation and physical education and the Duke University Golf Course.