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Athletic Trainer - 995556

Apply Now Job Number: 501020
Work Type: Full Time with Full Benefits
Location: Fort Lauderdale-Davie, Florida
Department: Athletics Administration
Categories: Athletics

About Us:

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Nova Southeastern University (NSU) was founded in 1964, and is a not-for-profit, independent university with a reputation for academic excellence and innovation. Nova Southeastern University offers competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits package including tuition waiver, retirement plan, excellent medical and dental plans and much more. NSU cares about the health, welfare and its students, faculty, staff, and campus visitors and is a tobacco-free university.

We appreciate your support in making NSU the preeminent place to live, work, study and grow. Thank you for your interest in a career with Nova Southeastern University.

NSU considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status or any other legally protected status.

Job Title: Athletic Trainer - 995556
Location: Fort Lauderdale-Davie, Florida
Work Type: Full Time with Full Benefits
Job Category: Exempt
Hiring Range:  
Pay Basis:

Annually

Subject to Grant Funding?: No  
Essential Job Functions: 1. Provides primary athletic training services including injury prevention programs, injury evaluations, emergency management, injury treatment and rehabilitation, administrative duties, educational programs, and counseling for each assigned sport.

2. Provides on-site athletic training services for all assigned teams at the discretion of the Assistant Athletic Director, Sports Medicine.

3. Assists and manages pre-participation physical examinations (PPE) for all student-athletes of assigned sports, including screening for preexisting conditions, identifying risk factors for injury, ad ensuring safe medical clearance for participation in intercollegiate competition.

4. Manages necessary athletic and non-athletic related illness and injury referral to the NSU sports medicine department physicians or other qualified clinician.

5. Manages necessary orthopedic rehabilitation referrals to the NSU physical therapist or other qualified clinician.

6. Manages necessary referrals to the NSU sports medicine department's sports psychology and sports nutrition services.

7. Manages necessary referrals to off-site medical specialties including but not limited to orthopedics, dental, optometry, podiatry, neurology, gynecology, dermatology, radiology.

8. Management duties involve assisting students with the following:
a. Setting initial appointment.
b. Transportation to appointments.
c. Setting follow-up appointments.
d. Setting necessary diagnostic testing appointments.
e. Facilitation of custom orthoses & braces fabrication.

9. Consults with NSU strength and conditioning staff to ensure safety for assigned student-athletes during workouts in order to meet the individual needs of each student-athlete.

10. Applies taping, bracing, and immobilization techniques to prevent injury and/or re-injury.

11. Assures supplies and equipment for athletic training room and home events (i.e. game, practice, etc.).

12. Facilitates all health insurance related issues for assigned student-athletes.

13. Ensures and maintains the privacy of health-related information of all assigned student-athletes.

14. Maintains proper documentation (both paper and electronic) of all injury/illness evaluations and treatments; utilizes the injury tracking system to log daily evaluations, treatments, and rehabilitation's.

15. Generates annual reports concerning injury trends or patterns as a means to design programs and make recommendations to prevent future injury.

16. Performs other duties as assigned.
Marginal Job Functions: Attend annual Preceptor Workshop provided by NSU Athletic Training Education Program.
Required Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:  
Job Requirements:  
Required Certifications/Licensures: 1. Athletic Training Florida State License, or ability to apply for Florida State License.

2. NATA certified.

3. CPR/AED for the Healthcare Provider certified.
Required Education: Master's Degree
Major (if required):  
Required Experience: Minimum of two (2) years of experience at the college or professional level.
Preferred Qualifications: Nationally recognized certifications in the following areas:

1. Manual therapy, or instrument-assisted, soft-tissue mobilization techniques.

2. Human movement screening and correction.

3. Strength & conditioning.

4. Emergency medicine.
Is this a safety sensitive position? Yes  
Background Screening Required? Yes  
Pre-Employment Conditions:

To ensure a safe learning environment for students and staff, as a condition of employment the selected candidate will need to provide proof of a completed COVID-19 vaccination prior to commencement of employment or an approved exemption and reasonable accommodation for medical or religious reasons.

To ensure a safe learning environment for students and staff, as a condition of employment the selected candidate will need to provide proof of a completed COVID-19 vaccination prior to commencement of employment or an approved exemption and reasonable accommodation for medical or religious reasons.

Sensitivity Disclaimer: Nova Southeastern University is in full compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and does not discriminate with regard to applicants or employees with disabilities, and will make reasonable accommodation when necessary.
   
   

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