The University of Missouri – St. Louis, a member of the Great Lakes Valley Conference, is accepting applications for the position of an Assistant Athletic Trainer. This is a 12-month full time benefited position. General Summary: In accordance with the mission of the Department of Athletics, administer the progress and success of the sports medicine program within the guidelines of the NCAA Division II, the Great Lakes Valley Conference, and the University of Missouri – St. Louis. Summary of Responsibilities: •Support the Head Athletic Trainer and Health Care Team •Provide medical coverage for men’s and women’s athletic teams. •Provide prevention, evaluation, care and rehabilitation services to student-athletes. •Knowledge of concussion testing and evaluation along with medical record keeping. •Coordinate and transportation of student-athletes to and from physician’s appointments. •Maintain and document medical records and assist with coordination of insurance information. •Collaborate with the strength and conditioning staff in developing performance and wellness programing. •Create and maintain an atmosphere of student welfare and a high standard of quality of care. •Review, evaluate and make recommendations to the Head Athletic Trainer as they relate to policies, procedures and health care issues. •Assist in other administrative responsibilities or projects as directed by the Head Athletic Trainer.
Bachelor’s degree, NATA Certified and eligible for licensure in the state of Missouri, 3 years of professional experience, 3 years of collegiate experienced required. Masters degree preferred. Additional certifications needed are CPR and AED. Possess advanced soft tissue and manual therapy skill set, advanced rehabilitation and reconditioning exoerience and expertise. Knowledge of NCAA rules and procedures is required.
About University of Missouri - St. Louis
The University of Missouri - St. Louis, a member of the Great Lakes Valley Conference, is a Division II member of the NCAA.