Job Description

Grand Canyon University!  One of Arizona’s leading institutions of higher learning. 

Located in the Valley of Sun in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona, GCU is a regionally accredited, private, nondenominational Christian University. 

Are you looking for a part-time position that has the benefit of paying for your Graduate Degree while working at GCU? Grand Canyon University is seeking a Graduate Assistant for Club Sports. Under the direction of the Head and Assistant Athletic Trainer for Club Sports, this position will prevent, treat and rehabilitate athletic related injuries and provide the highest level of health care to all club student-athletes. The employee is required to be accepted to and matriculate through a graduate program at GCU. The Graduate Assistant position offers a full master’s degree tuition waiver. 

What you will do:

  • Prevention, assessment and treatment of athletic related injuries sustained by club student athletes.

  • Develop therapeutic exercise protocols for injuries sustained by club student athletes.

  • Render first aid to student athletes to include wound care and / or life threatening conditions.

  • Consults either Head AT or Assistant ATs before referral to medical physician as result of injury or illness sustained by student athletes.

  • Coverage of teams as assigned by Head AT and their various events hosted by GCU club sports.

What you need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training or related field.

  • 0-3 years’ relevant experience.

  • Certified Athletic Trainer by the Board of Certification (BOC) of Athletic Trainers.

  • Current Arizona Licensure required.

  • CPR, AED Certified.

  • Must be accepted into a Grand Canyon University graduate program.

Why work at GCU:

  • Exceptional workplace benefits include medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, a 401K savings plan

  • Generous time off plan and paid holidays

  • Paid time off to volunteer in the community or at GCU sponsored events

  • Free covered parking

  • We also offer full-time employees, their spouses, and dependent children an Education Tuition Discount Program

  • Free on-site gyms at all our office locations


Application Instructions

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