The Athletic training staff is responsible for the medical care for varsity student-athletes. This position will function as a Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC) for the sport of women’s volleyball and will act as a liaison between physicians, administrators, coaches, student-athletes and parents for those sports assigned by the Director of Sports Medicine. Position will also teach clinical of Athletic Training program students. This position, which is mission critical, is essential to ensuring that our student-athletes are receiving the best care possible. This care will be consistent within the scope of practice defined by the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA). This position will provide prevention, emergency care, clinical diagnosis, therapeutic intervention and rehabilitation of injuries and medical conditions without direct supervision.
Duties and Responsibilities 1.Prevention of Athletic Injuries 2.Administer Emergency Care and First Aid 3.Evaluation and Management of Athletic Injuries 4.Rehabilitation of Athletic Injuries 5.Athlete Education and Counseling 6.Supervision and Administration 7.Perform other duties and responsibilities as required, assigned, or requested.
Master’s Degree required in related field. NATABOC required. Once hired, must obtain Wisconsin state licensing. CPR/AED Certification required. 3 years’ experience required. This position will require evenings, weekends, and travel.
5 years collegiate experience preferred. Additional certification and coursework preferred. Values compatible with and supportive of Marquette’s mission as a culturally diverse, Catholic Jesuit University desirable.
About Marquette University
Marquette University, which includes undergraduate, graduate, and professional schools, is a Catholic, Jesuit institution in an urban setting. It enrolls approximately 12,000 students in undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs. There are 1,600 faculty and staff members. Our athletics department mission is to strive for excellence in academics, athletics, leadership, and service to others in the Jesuit tradition, while embracing equity in opportunity, good sportsmanship, and ethical conduct. In keeping with this mission, the purpose of intercollegiate athletics is to provide a quality program which will challenge and develop the physical, mental and personal abilities of student-athletes; encourage them to complete their college degrees; foster the elements of integrity, sportsmanship and fair play; promote physical fitness, sports participation and athletics excellence; provide scholarships for a selected number of young people to secure a college education; engender school spirit among students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends; enhance the name of Marquette University; provide entertainment to spectators; and generate revenues to help defray the costs of the athle...tics program. This is to be done within the stated policies of Marquette University, Big East Conference and the NCAA.