Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Athletic Training
4 Year Degree
Assistant Athletic Trainer
About College of the Holy Cross:
Founded in 1843 in Worcester, Massachusetts, the College of the Holy Cross is among the nation's leading liberal arts institutions. A highly selective, four-year, exclusively undergraduate college of 3,000 students, Holy Cross is renowned for offering a rigorous, personalized education in the Jesuit, Catholic tradition.
Holy Cross highly values the unique skills, perspective, talents and passion that each employee contributes to its learning community. To work at The College is to accept an invitation to participate in the growth and development of all campus members, students, faculty and staff. The College's commitment to diversity is an important feature of the Holy Cross education. Informed by the presence of diverse interpretations of the human experience, Holy Cross is building a community marked by freedom, mutual respect, and civility. We seek others who support our values of diversity and inclusiveness. Job candidates of all diverse backgrounds who embrace the open and inclusive culture of Holy Cross are welcome and encouraged to apply.
The Assistant Athletic Trainer is responsible for administration of athletic training care to student-athletes including prevention, emergency care and rehabilitation elements.
Major Areas of Responsibility
Assists the athletic training staff in providing the best possible medical care for the student athletes and visiting athletic teams
Provides injury evaluation, treatment, and first-aid care for assigned teams, events, and day to day on-call assignments.
Plans and implements rehabilitation programs for serious injuries or post-surgical conditions.
Keeps and maintains medical records for each athlete or
Assists in the supervision of athletic training students in the training room and at the practice or competition facility
Engaging in effective written and oral communication with members of the coaching staff, athletic administration, and sports medicine staff
Organization and completion of student-athlete pre-participation physical examinations; coordinating timely referrals and communicating with the Team Physicians regarding student-athlete injuries and medical condition and plan of care.
National Athletic Trainers Association Board of Certification required
State of Massachusetts Board of Allied Health Professionals Licensure required
CPR, AED, First Aide, & Blood Borne Pathogens Certifications
Experience managing multiple tasks, and while working proficiently under pressure.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple projects effectively with tight deadlines.
This is a full time, exempt level position
The College of the Holy Cross is a private, Jesuit Catholic, undergraduate institution serving approximately 3,000 students. Founded in 1843, Holy Cross is the oldest Catholic college in New England and has a tradition of academic excellence. It is located atop Mount Saint James in Worcester, Massachusetts. The picturesque, 174-acre campus is an award-winning and registered arboretum.
Worcester is a city of approximately 170,000 people centrally located in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. It is approximately one hour from Boston, Hartford, and Providence, and three hours from New York City. Worcester is known as the Heart of the Commonwealth. Worcester offers many cultural and recreational opportunities.
The College is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and complies with all Federal and Massachusetts laws concerning Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action in the workplace.
A member of the Higher Education Consortium of Central Massachusetts (HECCMA).
The College of the Holy Cross is a highly selective Catholic liberal arts college in the Jesuit tradition. It enrolls about 3,000 students and is located in a medium-sized city 45 miles west of Boston. The College seeks faculty members whose scholarship, teaching, advising, and on- and off-campus service demonstrate commitment to the educational benefits of a richly diverse community. Holy Cross aspires to meet the needs of dual-career couples, in part through its membership in Higher Education Consortium of Central Massachusetts (http://www.heccma.org) and the New England Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (https://new-england.hercjobs.org/)