Job Description

Grand Canyon University is currently seeking an Assistant Athletic Trainer to assist the Head Trainer in evaluating physical conditions and treating student athletes in order to maintain maximum physical fitness for participation in athletic competition. This position will support Men’s Soccer and Tennis.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepares student-athletes for practice and competition.
  • Coordinates ATC and ATS coverage of various events hosted by GCU athletic department.
  • Recommends emergency plans for all venues and manages emergency situations in the event of acute injuries.
  • Provides treatment for and rehabilitation of athletic injuries for student-athletes.
  • Maintains complete medical records filing system for students to utilize in educational process, providing sufficient opportunity for appropriate student review and utilization of commonly used administrative records and forms (i.e. accident reports, treatment records, insurance forms, etc.) in accordance with HIPPA regulations.
  • Maintains records with regard to insurance submittal for athletically related injuries.
  • Acting as liaison between student-athletes, coaches, administration, parents, medical personnel and other support staff in matters of health and welfare of student-athletes.
  • Coordinates medical referrals to outside medical specialists as needed.
  • Attends campus meetings as designated including staff, athletic staff and ATEP.
  • Cooperates with ATEP committee in providing quality education experiences for ATS’s.
  • Cooperates with controlling budget expenditures on expendable and capital supplies.
  • Organizes ATS schedule of training room coverage.
  • Coordinates treatment for student-athletes during travel times.
  • Maintains policy and procedure manual.
  • Prescribes routine and corrective exercises to strengthen muscles.
  • Coordinates ATC and ATS coverage of various events hosted by GCU athletic department.
  • Develops emergency plans for all venues and manages emergency situations in the event of acute injuries.
  • Provides treatment for and rehabilitation of athletic injuries for student athletes.
  • Recommends special diets to build up health and reduce overweight athletes.
  • Maintains complete medical records filing system for students to utilize in educational process in accordance with HIPAA regulations.
  • Coordinates activities with ATEP professors.
  • Renders aid to student athletes by providing first aid and physical therapy to promote healing and relieve soreness. Consults medical physician as required.
  • May include supervisory responsibilities for intern Athletic Trainers, Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainers and Athletic Training Students.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training.
  • 1 - 3 years relevant experience.
  • Board of Certification (BOC).  Current Arizona licensure required.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite.
  • Provide a positive example to students by supporting the University’s Doctrinal Statement, Ethical Position Statement and Mission of Grand Canyon University.

       


GCU's Christian worldview has shaped the university's mission and growth for more than 65 years. As a Christ-centered higher education institution, GCU integrates faith, learning and work to connect the GCU community with distinct Christian principles and strong central values. The University values diversity among its students, faculty and staff, and invites applications from all qualified individuals, including minorities, females, individuals with disabilities and veterans. At GCU, working professionals may find their purpose in ways marked by compassion, service, integrity and concern for the common good.

Employment is contingent upon the satisfactory outcome (as determined by the university) of pre-employment screening activities, including a background check.

Only candidates who submit a resume and complete the full application will be considered - anyone without a resume will be declined automatically. For assistance with your job application please use our External Candidate Job Application Guide.

All staff and faculty candidates will be asked to review GCU’s staff or faculty expectations as part of the application process.

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Posted 30+ Days Ago

Full time

R000025285

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