University of the Incarnate Word
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.
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 Duty Name
Provide Quality Health Care
- 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
- Supervise pre-assigned athletic training students in the practice of proficiencies and competencies as outlined by the Curriculum Director of Athletic Training Education
- 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
- Manage, organize, and maintain the assigned athletic training rooms, equipment, supplies, and inventory
- 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
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
Normal work hours plus, weekends, evenings, holidays, and travel during those times.
- Requires lifting of heavy objects including people, and dexterity;
- Exposure to extreme weather
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.
- Cover Letter/Letter of Application