Central Washington University (CWU) Athletics Department has an opening for three (3) Athletic Training Graduate Assistants for the 2022-23 academic year. The Graduate Assistant will assist CWU athletic training staff in care, prevention and rehabilitation of athletic injuries. Responsibilities will include traveling with teams, covering team practices, assisting with the supervision of the athletic training room, and administrative duties as assigned by the Head Athletic Trainer and athletic training staff. Evening and weekend work hours are required. Central Washington University is a Division II institution in the Great Northwest Athletic Conference competing with 13 varsity sports.
This is a two-year assistantship with an anticipated start date of August 09, 2022 which includes a partial tuition waiver, an annual stipend during the academic year, and an out-of-state tuition waiver.
To be considered for this position you will need to apply to the Athletic Training Department. We will begin initial review of materials on February 3, 2022 and will continue to do so until the position is filled. Send a cover letter, resume, unofficial transcripts, and the names and contact numbers of three professional references to: Jake Decker, MS, LAT, ATC Asst. Athletic Trainer Central Washington University E-mail: William.Decker@cwu.edu Office (509) 963-3238
All offers are contingent on the applicant being accepted into a CWU graduate program. Visit http://www.cwu.edu/masters/ to complete the admission application online. The most common graduate programs for our Graduate Assistants are: -Integrative Human Physiology - Health Sciences -Athletic Administration - Physical Education, School of Health and Movement Studies
Location: Ellensburg, WA http://www.cwu.edu/ CWU is an EEO/AA/Title IX/Veteran/Disability Employer
BOC certified (or eligible)
Athletic Training Licensed (or eligible) by the State of Washington
Year-in and year-out, Central Washington University fields one of the strongest Division II college athletics programs in the Pacific Northwest region and is concluding its fifteenth year as a member of the NCAA Division II. Wildcat athletic teams are perennially in the top half of the conference standing on the court and in the field, where they compete as a member of the Great Northwest Athletic Conference. Off the court, CWU ranks among the elite schools in the conference academically.The mission of the Intercollegiate Athletics program of Central Washington University is the growth of individuals through intercollegiate competition regardless of gender or race. The program provides educational benefits not otherwise fulfilled in the University curriculum: decision-making skills, citizenship, and a sense of self-worth, team affiliation, and emotional growth may be realized, while student-athletes learn to evaluate their performances in competition. Additionally, Intercollegiate Athletics encourages its student-athletes to take full advantage of educational opportunities at the university—to achieve intellectual goals while acquiring the experiences necessary to function in a diverse society.