Assistant Athletic Trainer

University of the Incarnate Word

Position Title

Assistant Athletic Trainer

UIW Mission

University of the Incarnate Word is a Catholic institution that welcomes to its community persons of diverse backgrounds, in the belief that their respectful interaction advances the discovery of truth, mutual understanding, self-realization, and the common good.

Position Summary

The Assistant Athletic Trainer is responsible for athletic training services to UIW athletics programs. This position also carries the additional duties of additional team(s) as assigned by the Assistant Director of Athletics/Sports Medicine.

This position is considered a “Responsible Employee” under Title IX federal regulations and “Mandatory Reporter” under Texas state law and The UIW Sexual Misconduct Policy. As a Mandatory Reporter, this position requires you as the employee to promptly report any incident that you witness or receive information about violating Title IX. These reporting responsibilities are set out in the UIW Sexual Misconduct Policy.

Job Duties

Job Duty Name

Provide Quality Health Care

Description of Job Duties
    • Coordinates and delivers athletic training services to various athletes at an NCAA Division I institution including, but not limited to:
  • Coordination of physical exams;
  • Evaluations and treatments of injuries and practices and games;
  • Design and supervision of rehabilitation programs;
  • Counseling within the limits of expertise;
  • Pre-practice/game taping;
  • Coverage of all official practices and games
Job Duty Name
Student Supervision
Description of Job Duties
  • Supervise pre-assigned athletic training students in the practice of proficiencies and competencies as outlined by the Curriculum Director of Athletic Training Education
Job Duty Name
Description of Job Duties
  • Submit injured athlete status reports to coaches prior to practices and competitions;
  • Maintain computerized injury, treatment, incident, insurance, and medication forms and/or databases according to the guidelines in the Policy and Procedure Manual
Job Duty Name
Training rooms
Description of Job Duties
  • Manage, organize, and maintain the assigned athletic training rooms, equipment, supplies, and inventory
Job Duty Name
Other Duties
Description of Job Duties
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Knowledge Skills and Abilities

  • Exhibit behaviors in strict compliance with the NATA Code of Professional Practice;
  • Ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse communities and cultures;
  • Employee shall adhere to all applicable rules and regulations of the University, the Conference, and the NCAA

Required Education

Bachelor’s degree in athletic training or related field

Required Work Experience

Previous professional athletic training experience

Required Certifications, Licenses or Registrations

  • BOC Certified;
  • Possession of or eligibility to obtain and hold Athletic Training in state of Texas

Work Hours

Normal work hours plus, weekends, evenings, holidays, and travel during those times.

Physical Demands

  • Requires lifting of heavy objects including people, and dexterity;
  • Exposure to extreme weather

Posting Details

Posting Number

Number of Vacancies
Job Type
Full Time
Job Category
Administrator (exempt)
Desired Start Date
Open Date
Open Until Filled

UIW is committed to a policy of equal opportunity in employment, without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, citizenship status, national origin, age, marital status, disability, genetic information, gender identity or expression, veteran status, pregnancy, and religion.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
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