The Assistant Athletic Trainer is responsible for assisting the Head Athletic Training in developing, coordinating and administering a comprehensive preventative and rehabilitative healthcare program for student-athletes.
Bachelor’s degree in sports medicine, kinesiology or athletic training is required, Master’s degree in athletic training or related field is preferred.
CPR/AED/First Aid certification required, with instructor certification preferred
Must be certified by the National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA).
Possess and maintain national certification through the Board of Certification Inc. (BOC).
Must have or obtain a license to practice Athletic Training in the state of Missouri.
Preferred knowledge of and commitment to NAIA rules; preferred knowledge of Champions of Character program and commitment to its principles and goals.
Strong oral and written communication skills.
Ability to speak publicly without difficulty.
Hold a valid driver’s license.
Ability to climb several flights of stairs several times each day.
Ability to lift, push or pull up to 20 pounds.
Ability to sit or stand for long periods.
Ability to speak and read English fluently.
Must possess a Missouri driver’s license and adhere to the WWU vehicle policy.
Ability to perform the essential functions of the position with or without a reasonable accommodation.