Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Athletic Training
Assists with the management of all aspects of the sports medicine program and athletic training room operations.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: 1. Assists with the prevention, assessment, care, treatment, and rehabilitation of athletic injuries to student-athletes in all sports programs. (65%) 2. Ensures that all Department of Athletics and University related activities operate in full compliance with university, conference and NCAA rules and regulations. Attends and participates in scheduled compliance seminars and complies with all the Athletic Department’s efforts to monitor compliance with NCAA regulations. Seeks interpretations from the compliance staff before acting when necessary. Reports potential rules violations immediately. Completes required compliance paperwork in a timely and efficient manner. Monitors all of their areas and/or programs activities closely to maintain compliance with applicable rules and regulations. (10%) 3. Assists with arrangements for injury and illness treatment by team physicians or other physicians as necessary. (5%) 4. Assists with the maintenance of complete, accurate, and detailed medical records for all Student athlete injuries. (5%) 5. Coordinates master schedule of athletic training room staff and coverage. (5%) 6. Assists in directing or directs sport camps as requested or required. (5%) 7. Performs other duties as assigned by the Assistant Athletics Director, Sports Medicine. (5%)
REQUIRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES/COMPETENCIES TYPICALLY NEEDED TO PERFORM THIS JOB SUCCESSFULLY:
Bachelor’s degree and NATABOC certification
Louisiana-LSBME licensure at date of hire
Current CPR/First Aid/Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) Certification
Strong interpersonal skills
Ability to interact effectively with coaches, administrators, student athletes and vendors
Strong organizational, management and leadership skills
Proven ability to multi-task effectively
Ability to prioritize assignments and meet deadlines
Proficient computer skills including word processing and spreadsheets
Availability to work flexible work schedule including nights and weekends
Travel with sport teams for away contests
Thorough knowledge of NCAA and American conference rules and regulations
In order to be considered for the position, candidates are required to apply for IRC19671 via the Tulane University employment website (https://jobs.tulane.edu/position/IRC19671). The position is OPEN UNTIL FILLED.
Two years’ experience as a certified athletic trainer (NATABOC)
Previous Athletic Training Experience in Division I Intercollegiate Athletics
Internal Number: IRC19671
About Tulane University
Founded in 1834, Tulane is one of the most highly regarded and selective independent research universities in the United States. A member of the prestigious Association of American Universities, we take pride in being a part of this select group of 62 universities with “pre-eminent programs of graduate and professional education and scholarly research.” Our schools and colleges offer undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees in the liberal arts, science and engineering, architecture, business, law, social work, medicine and public health and tropical medicine. With a seventeen-sport program that competes in the American Athletic Conference, Tulane Athletics is on the rise, boasting one of the oldest and most storied athletics programs in the Southeast, and indeed the nation.